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Career Tips / career, career tips, design, event planning, online classes, online degrees, Online Education,

Event Planning Degree: Here’s What You Need to Know

Are you considering a career in event planning? Event planning is a popular, sought-after job that offers plenty of perks and benefits. Whether you’re already in school pursuing a degree in event planning or are planning to do so, this article will give you a better idea of what you can expect as a professional event planner.

January 18, 2017

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Career Tips / career tips, Healthcare, online degrees, Online Education,

Just How Fast Is the Healthcare Industry Growing Nationwide?

With an ever-growing and aging population in the United States, healthcare professionals are increasingly in demand. If you’re considering a career change or trying to decide on a major, choosing a future in healthcare is definitely something to think about. Here’s some information to help you decide whether a career in healthcare may be the right choice for you.

January 13, 2017

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Career Tips / branding, career, graphic arts, graphic design, illustration, iu, online classes, online degrees, Online Education, photography,

Top 5 Design Firms in North America

Choosing your future career can be a difficult process, especially if you’re entering college undecided. If you’ve ever given any thought to a career in the design industry, now is an excellent time to go back to college or change your major. Here are 5 top North American firms that could motivate and inspire the designer in you.

January 7, 2017

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Career Tips / Healthcare, Online Education, Respiratory Care,

What’s the Employment Outlook for Women in Healthcare?

Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, 52 weeks per year. The healthcare industry never sleeps. During all hours, over weekends and on holidays, millions of female healthcare workers around the world are caring for the sick and injured.

December 30, 2016

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Student life / iu, online classes, online degrees, Online Education,

Are Online Courses Right for You? Your Personality Type May Best Determine the Answer

With the help of the Myers and Briggs personality, understanding yourself, your behavior and your preferences is now easier than ever.

December 29, 2016

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Student life / dean's list, honor roll, iu, Online Education, president's list\,

Term Awards—November 2016

At Independence University, we recognize the hard work of our students and their dedication to their success. The following lists show the names of all the students whose academic achievements deserve recognition. Please join us in congratulating their achievements.

November 28, 2016

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Student life / career tips, goal setting, productivity, SMART goals,

Get SMART: How to Set Realistic Goals

In today’s society, it is easy to get caught up in a busy day-to-day routine. You may be working hard daily, but not be working efficiently and maximizing your time and energy on achieving long-term goals. Setting goals and expectations leads to long-term vision and short-term motivation.

November 23, 2016

Top 10 Instagram Accounts for Graphic Artists to Follow

Every day, brilliant people around the globe grace social media with inspirational posts and incredible photos. Graphic designers, in particular, have a unique presence on social media, thanks to their expertise and masterful ability to combine text and pictures. If you’re interested in getting a firsthand look at the social media accounts of reputable graphic artists, consider following these 10 Instagram accounts:

November 18, 2016

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Student life / career tips, iu, life lessons,

What You Can Learn About Life from Your Dog

We all get discouraged, frustrated, depressed—even our dogs do from time to time. If you really pay attention to your dog, you might realize that your emotions are more similar than you ever imagined. While dogs can exhibit signs of mood disorders just like any of the rest of us, they can also teach us a thing or two about life.

November 14, 2016

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Career Tips / career tips, Healthcare, online degrees, Online Education, technology,

In-Demand Tech and Healthcare Jobs (and the Degree You Need for the Job)

Deciding on a career path isn’t always easy. Along with choosing a career that is enjoyable and satisfying, you’ll want to choose something that provides a lucrative income with benefits, stability, and growth potential.

November 1, 2016

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Student life / college graduate, respiratory therapy, student story, testimonial,

Pam Adams: Life Lessons and Never Giving Up

“I never thought I could obtain a college degree, let alone a degree from an online university.”

October 27, 2016

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Career Tips / Healthcare, iu, online degrees, Online Education, Respiratory Care, respiratory therapy,

How to Become a Certified Respiratory Therapist

If you’re looking for a fast-growing career in the medical field, consider becoming a respiratory therapist. These professionals help care for those who have trouble breathing because of a lung condition, including premature infants with underdeveloped lungs and adults who suffer from chronic breathing problems.

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