Career Development

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Obtaining a License vs. a Certification

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Wed, 2019-01-30 15:15

When researching a new career, one of the first items you'll review are the qualifications. This will include education, work experience, licensure and/or certifications.

The first two are straightforward, but what exactly is the difference between licensure and certification?

Is licensure the same thing as certification? …the answer is no.  Read more: Obtaining a License vs. a Certification »

Unique Careers to Consider for the Eco-Enthusiastic Millennial

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Thu, 2019-05-30 03:06

While millennials may have a bad rap for their supposed sense of entitlement and obsession with success, the latest generation to take the workforce by storm also has a few redeeming qualities. With a strong emphasis on preserving the environment and creating a sustainable world, millennials are enthusiastic about their eco-friendly status.

Do LEED & PMP Certifications Increase Salary?

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Wed, 2019-01-09 21:06

Professional certification can lead to salary increases of $5,000 to upward of $20,000 annually. Given that the total cost of pursuing a sustainability certification generally ranges between $500-$1,895, the annual potential earnings increase certainly outweighs the upfront cost.

Why Certification is Valuable  Read more: Do LEED & PMP Certifications Increase Salary? »