Logistician jobs are expected to soar 21.9 percent by 2022. If you’ve been waiting on the sidelines, curious about this career, here’s what you need to know. Logistics Education Logistics careers don’t really require extensive education, but you’ll need an associate’s degree at least. This is fine, since you can hop online and find an […]
Now what? How To Choose A Career
You made it through four years and are nearing the end of the tunnel – now what? Figuring out how to choose a career can be just as challenging – if not more so – than picking a college major or deciding to go to college in the first place. With so many options, it’s easy to stumble and end up pursuing something that later turns out to be a bad fit. Let HBCU Lifestyle help with articles profiling career paths both new and tried and true.
There are literally thousands of options available to today’s graduates – many more than years past. They range from the traditional – a realtor, attorney or even stock broker – to the unique: Careers such as actuary or polygraph examiner are growing in popularity. Learning not only about the primary duties of a career but reading about the day-to-day routine can help tremendously as you struggle with how to choose a career.
Check out some of the careers below and come back often for updates on unique career paths. Maybe one will be perfect for you.
Career Profile: How to Become an Actuary
If you’re wondering how to become an actuary you’re not alone. Unlike more familiar careers (to become a doctor you must go to medical school and complete a residency; to become a lawyer you must go to law school and pass the bar exam), the path toward a fulfilling career as an actuary isn’t as […]
Congratulations! You’re a Medical Transcriptionist – Now What?
Okay, everybody just keep calm (see what I did there?) and make yourself a sandwich. No seriously, grab a bite to eat, sit down and take notes. First, congratulations! You’re a medical transcriptionist! Second, there’s no reason to panic. It’s all going to be good. If you’re anxious and feeling kind of stumped, let me […]
Career Profile: So You Want to be a Polygraph Examiner
Lie detectors are so cool, right? They are often presented in movies as a way to force the bad guys to tell the truth against their will – good always wins. While it doesn’t work exactly like that, the lie detector, or polygraph exam, is certainly an important tool used to help law enforcement sort […]
Tips Towards Becoming a Professional Photographer
Becoming a professional photographer is a process but above all a great career choice for anyone who wants to earn money for their creative talent. Photography is the essence of capturing a moment, turning reality into a memory people can hold forever. The objective is to get a quality product and people who are self-discipline […]
Top Secrets for Pursing a Career in Real Estate
So you have planned to move forward by choosing a career in the real estate agency, you have certainly made a sound and profitable decision. This industry has a lot of rewards for those people who put in real efforts which will help in the long run. But you need to take a few steps […]
Your Career As A Cardiovascular Sonographer
When it comes to the career path you choose, supply and demand determine everything. The lower there is in supply and the higher it is in demand, the more a person in that field will make and the easier time they will have getting a job. This is especially true in the medical field, such […]
How to Become a Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor
To show someone a path that leads to the destination is a noble gesture. In our lives, instructors play that role. The directions and guidance we receive from instructors contribute towards our careers. Take the most in-demand profession of certified nursing assistants (CNA). These professionals manage the crucial activities of the health-care industry – patients’ […]