Nevada’s Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.8 PercentNevada’s businesses added 35,500 jobs, which equates to a growth rate of 2.8 percent over the previous year.
Nevada Jobless Rate Continues To DropUnemployment rate was 7.1% a year ago.
Las Vegas Security Director Encourages Staff To Continue EducationRichard Blake, Director of Security for Caesars Entertainment resorts in Las Vegas, supports higher educational pursuits for his department, his family and himself.
Director Of Development Switches Careers With Degree In PsychologyNative of Las Vegas, Jennifer Von Tobel first worked as a nurse before deciding to switch careers. Now the Director of Development for The Foundation for Recovery, she pursued her degree in psychology will working in a different area of health care.
Nursing Educator, Practitioner Thrives In Career With Advanced EducationAssistant professor, RN-BSN program coordinator for Touro University Nevada, Jessica Grimm always planned on entering nursing profession and started in high school. With her advanced degrees, she is now a nurse practitioner and educator with both a clinical practice and working with student nurses.
Las Vegas Law Clerk Advances Career In Criminal JusticeLas Vegas law clerk and law school graduate, Jayme Martinez, uses her degree in criminal justice in help people and advance her career.
Director Of Nonprofit Relies On Experience, Education To Help TeensLas Vegas founder and executive director of Nevada Homes for Youth, Ron Moore, uses his experience and education to help teens overcome substance abuse.
Las Vegas Attorney Forms Legal Firm With Criminal Justice EducationArmeni found her calling, worked very hard and did everything she could to make sure she obtained her goals.
Las Vegas Student Continues Career While Obtaining M.B.A.After Robert Medina obtained his undergraduate degree, he is pursuing his M.B.A. through a scholarship from the Las Vegas Business Academy while working.
Careers In Engineering Are Increasing In The Las Vegas MarketEngineering 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 Director Uses Her Degree To Help Clients, Raise FundsBeth 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.
Las Vegas Veteran, Social Worker Serves Her Country With Skills, EducationTamela 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.