How to Become a Phlebotomist

The job of a phlebotomist starts when a blood test is ordered. The blood is drawn, labeled and sent for testing. Though it is a fairly routine procedure, the phlebotomist should also be ready to deal with any unexpected occurrences, and be able to keep the patient calm. Phlebotomists work in labs, buses at blood [...]

How To Become A Dietician

Put down that Big Mac and listen up. It’s time to think about your diet. Instinctively, we all know that healthy eating is good for our overall medical health. Thankfully, dietitians in the medical field are well trained to guide us on how exactly we can do this. The role of a dietitian in the [...]

Highest Paying Jobs in the US

We all want to make money. It’s relatively easy to do so if you have a job. But if you want to make LOTS of money, you need to find the right job. When we think of the ultimate dream salaries in the United States today, automatically we think of Business Executives, Doctors, Lawyers and [...]

Tips on Writing a Better Resume

Your resume is the first impression that many employers get of you. Particularly if you are applying for a job online, which more and more people are, your resume is the only thing an employer has to judge your fit for a job before any initial interviews. At the very least, make sure that your [...]

How to Become a Chiropractor

Have you felt a calling to help people get healed from their illnesses without the need for them to use drugs or undergo surgery? If so, then chiropractic medicine is beckoning you to try your hand in the field! Being a doctor of chiropractic (DC) medicine is a challenging task, as you need to undergo years of [...]

How to Become a CNA

If you’re considering a career in the medical field, you’ve probably thought about becoming a CNA, or Certified Nursing Assistant.  Alongside nurses and doctors, CNAs have a very direct part in caring for patients, particularly those in a long term care facility or who need long term care in their home. Certified Nursing Assistants may [...]

How Interest Rates Work

If you want to purchase something now but do not have the cash to spend, what you can do is to borrow it. This borrowing does have a cost though, it is called interest. It is an amount that you have to pay on top of the money you have loaned– the principal amount. The [...]

Is The Buy And Hold Strategy Dead?

The buy-and-hold strategy of stock investing has long been the mantra of sustainable portfolio growth.  The basis of the strategy is to buy a good company and hold onto it for years until it turns a profit—because it is a good company and the average stock return historically has been 8-10%.  The best investors have [...]