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Creative Writing Instructor Collaborates To Bring Workshop To Baltimore

Ernest Hemingway once famously said, “There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” There are those, also, who believe that writers, possessive of some innate talent, can be developed through good education and a certain alchemy of perseverance and good luck.

06/22/2015

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Baltimore To See Above Average Job Growth For Pharmacy Technicians

Pharmacy Technicians, who perform a myriad of tasks within a pharmacy to keep it running efficiently, can expect above average job growth of 20 percent from 2012 through 2022, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

06/15/2015

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Baltimore Business Coach Helps Struggling Businesses With Sound Advice

The experts hedge over the exact numbers of businesses that fail within the first five years, but the numbers are about 50 percent, which is enough to suggest there is a need for veteran business managers and executives to share their expertise through coaching.

06/15/2015

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R.N. Seeks Fast Track Master’s To Meet Demands Of Changing Field

As far back as 2008, the Institute of Medicine, along with a major public health nonprofit, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, recognized that nursing, as a profession, would need to evolve as the our society changed and as healthcare became more about chronic illnesses than acute care.

06/15/2015

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Life Coach Says Emotional Intelligence Can Be Assessed Online

Technology is making its way into the assessment of human behavior through online evaluations of what is known as ’emotional intelligence.

06/11/2015

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Baltimore Chief Technology Officer Encourages Students To Engage

On May 27, 2015, it was widely reported that the IRS will notify about 200,000 taxpayers about unauthorized access to their accounts and offer about half of these free credit monitoring.

06/08/2015

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Baltimore Professor Helps Children Through Equine Assisted Psychotherapy

Equine therapy, also known as equine assisted therapy and equine assisted psychotherapy, is, a very effective means to teach those who have autism, developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury, ADD/ADHD.

06/08/2015

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Baltimore City Teacher Of The Year Believes In Expanding Classrooms

Experiential learning, or ‘learning by doing,’ is a method of education by which students learn outside the traditional academic setting; through expanded exercises such as field trips, field research, visits to historical sites and instructional camps.

06/01/2015

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Family Experiences Motivated Entrepreneur To Start Home Care Business

The job outlook for home health aids, as estimated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, is expected to grow at a record rate of 48 percent between 2012 and 2022.

06/01/2015

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Baltimore Finance Executive Makes Successful Career Transition

There are certainly parallels between sports and the equally demanding fields of business and management. Both require training, focus, communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team. Being a manager requires the ability to build a team.

06/01/2015

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Business Executive Wakes Up Early At Cyber Security Startup

The Greater Baltimore area remains a hub for cyber security as illustrated by the recent results of the third Invest Maryland Challenge in which 28 startups received prizes up to $100,000. Of the 28, six were in cyber security.

05/25/2015

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Baltimore Social Worker Finds Work With Children and Adolescents Fulfilling

In a CDC report, which studied children in the years 2005-2011, those with mental disorders also frequently had other chronic health conditions such as asthma, diabetes, and epilepsy. These are known as co-occurring disorders and tend to be carried into adulthood unless properly treated.

05/25/2015

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