In high school, Laura Fucci discovered technology and computers and parlayed her passion into a very successful career as a chief information officer overseeing the technology of the city of Henderson.
Theresa Chevalier dropped out of high school and couldn’t even register for a nursing program without a diploma. But with determination, she obtained a doctorate in nursing.
Dr. John Rhodes is passionate about patient care; but he also realizes that practicing medicine involves business – which is one reason he obtained an M.B.A. to conduct business more efficiently.
Michael Graves is a police officer for the North Las Vegas Police Department, working patrol while finishing his final project to complete his master’s degree in justice management.
Michelle St. Angelo has achieved success in her field of public relations – and credits her degree in psychology as one of the factors in her achievements.
Conventions such as 2015 International CES require more than manual labor to be successful. There are a range of jobs available and with the right attitude – some can turn into permanent positions.
In an ongoing effort to support returning veterans to re-establish themselves in viable careers, the Department of Veterans Affairs has established a vocational, rehabilitation program, called Compensated Work Therapy (CWT).
The Retail Association of Nevada estimates national retailers will hire about 3,700 seasonal employees in Nevada this year.
Thomas Healing, a police detective in northeast area of Las Vegas, is working with the DEA while pursuing his advanced degree for career promotion and more opportunities.
Casey Flair, Director of Goodie Two Shoes Foundation, uses his psychology degree to help children in need.