How An Aging Generation Of Barbers Is Creating New Job Opportunities In America


The stereotypical image of a crusty old barber is pleasantly nostalgic for many Americans, but it also represents an industry undergoing dramatic changes. As far back as 1990, the average age of a barber in the United States was 59, and the subsequent years have seen a flood of retiring professionals with few young people waiting to replace them. Today, however, with many men developing a renewed interest in their hairstyles, barbering is a promising field for those seeking a sociable and consistent career with plenty of new opportunities opening up across the nation.

17 December 2015

Beyond CDL Training: Is A Hazmat Endorsement Right For You?


Being a CDL-licensed truck driver can open the door to a rewarding career, but if you are looking for something a little more challenging, you may want to consider getting a hazmat endorsement for your license. Hazmat drivers are specially licensed to haul hazardous materials, such as gas, nitrogen, propane and hazardous waste. Here are a few things to consider when planning your career in trucking so you can decide if being a hazmat driver is right for you.

5 November 2015

Becoming A Refrigeration Technician Means Good Pay & Job Security


If the possibility of becoming a refrigeration technician intrigues you, you'll be glad to know that the occupation is experiencing fast job growth and pays well. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employers have trouble finding enough qualified applicants. By acquiring training in the field at a trade school or technical college, you'll learn how to work on the newer systems and gain a competitive edge for the best jobs.

6 July 2015

3 Tips for Improving Your Performance in CNA Classes


A career as a certified nursing assistant can offer you job security and personal fulfillment. If you enjoy helping others, are a natural nurturer, and you are interested in a career in healthcare, then taking some certified nursing assistant classes is your first step toward achieving an interesting and professionally satisfying career. Classes for CNA training will be enriching and informative. You can help guarantee your success in those classes by doing some prep work ahead of time.

30 June 2015

3 Ways To Build Your Child's Self-Esteem


Kids tend to learn more by what they see than by what they hear. Because of this, you should consider yourself your child's biggest role model. Your child will learn a lot of behaviors from seeing your actions. While there are programs and activities you can sign your child up for to help him or her with self-esteem issues, here are three things you can do that may help your child develop a positive self-esteem without help from a professional.

9 June 2015