Engineering positions have increased with a demand in construction, infrastructure, water treatment, health care and computers. People with degrees and experience in these fields can find career success and personal satisfaction.
Las Vegas health care executive, Maggie Ozan Rafferty began her career as a registered nurse, and then moved into executive roles in health care. She obtained her advanced education as her responsibilities grew to meet the demands of her position.
While during the day in Las Vegas is in the triple digits, night is the best time for summer in Southern Nevada, especially for outdoor concerts. Grab a chair and plan an evening out for music under the stars.
Rehan Choudhry, founder of the Life is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas, appreciates his M.B.A. whether he was climbing the corporation ladder or exploring his passion in his own business.
Beth Rubins, believes that education in social work or a background in psychology is necessary for those looking to enter the nonprofit or human services field.
Angela Thompson has just begun her goal of obtaining her undergraduate and advanced degrees in a field she has worked in for 20 years. With her education, she plans on mentoring others while continuing to advance.
Construction of industrial complexes in Southern Nevada, especially Las Vegas, is increasing with the decrease of vacancies in the first quarter, leading to jobs and careers.
Las Vegas entrepreneur, Larry Goldstein, changed careers after working in corporate America in telecommunications; he pursued his M.B.A. and now continues to operate successful businesses.
Tamela Ketchmore is a retired captain in the United States Army who received her education as a social worker while in the service and used her skills and education in the Medical Service Corp.
Lisa Escobar, a native Las Vegan, is an interior decorator and stylist who works with high end properties in Southern Nevada. But even Escobar started out in her first apartment using hand-me-downs and creativity on a non-existent decorating budget.