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Apartments Near UEI’s Bakersfield Campus

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So, you’re coming to UEI Bakersfield, you’ve picked a program, what else is there left to do? Well find a place to live, of course. The rental market can be tricky no matter where you are. With misleading apartments, high prices, and other restrictions, we could all use a hand out in the hunt. Luckily Bakersfield avoids a lot of these issues -- and offers a good selection of places to live.

The Best Apartments Near UEI’s Anaheim Campus

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Going back to school can be stressful, especially if you have a stressful living arrangement or live far from school. Do you want to know two things that can make it easier? A nice apartment and a short commute. Here are four awesome apartments near UEI’s Anaheim campus that will have you living in style and getting to class on time.  

Everything You Need to Know About Becoming a Certified Medical Assistant

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Medical assistants are a valuable asset to any medical practice or clinic. The job involves a wide range of important tasks, such as taking patient's histories, collecting medical data, and communicating with both patients and doctors. If you're considering a career as a medical assistant, there are a number of things to take into consideration, such as salary, certification, and job prospects. Here’s everything you need to know.

Childcare Facilities Near UEI’s Riverside Campus

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One of the main priorities for any parent who works or attends classes is finding excellent childcare that their children are sure to enjoy. Fortunately, there are a number of educational learning centers near UEI’s Riverside campus, meaning you can find the right option for you and your little one. Here is a list of some of the best Riverside childcare facilities that are convenient to campus.

When's the Right Time for a Career Change?

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So, you had a job. You liked it; you did well. You got another job in the same field. Then another. All of a sudden you realize you have a career, but something just doesn’t feel right. Don’t worry, it happens to lots of people. In fact, today’s young adults change jobs over seven times in the early part of their careers. This happens for lots of reasons and it reflects a willingness to keep looking for a career that meets their personal, professional, and financial needs. Let’s talk about what might be missing for you, and explore some signs that you may be ready for a new career.

Career Opportunities for Those with an Information Technology Degree

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If you’re pursuing an education in Information Technology and are curious about the many career paths you could take, there are many different areas you can venture into. Depending on whether you're interested in diagnostics, engineering, data analysis, or prefer a career where you can engage in some customer service, there are many choices out there to explore. Here are a few to consider.

Childcare Facilities Near UEI’s Ontario’s Campus

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Looking for daycare centers in Ontario doesn’t have to be daunting. There are plenty of nurturing educational facilities available that can look after your little one while you work or study. Whether you're looking for a specific child-led environment or one that incorporates plenty of outdoor exploration, there’s sure to be childcare in Ontario that's right for you. Here are a few you can consider:


Tips and Advice for a Stellar Cover Letter

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There‘s no doubt about it: today's job market is tough. With every job vacancy there are dozens (if not hundreds) of applicants, all competing for an interview. In order to stand out and get noticed, it‘s critical that you know how to write a cover letter that‘s unique and attention-grabbing. Here are some cover letter tips that will improve your chances of getting the interview.

Five Pieces of Advice for Adults Returning to College

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At UEI, we believe it’s never too late to go back to school. If you set foot in our classrooms, you’ll soon realize we welcome students of all ages into our student body, from recent high school graduates to older adults returning to college for the second or third time. Whether you’re going back to school at 30, or are somewhere in your 40s or 50s, going back to college as an adult can be intimidating. If you’re among the many older adults returning to college later in life, you’re not alone, and you’re not without support. From finding the right program to getting enough rest, here are five helpful tips that’ll help make the transition back into student life a little bit easier.

Questions to Ask Before Accepting a Job Offer

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In such a competitive job market, receiving an employment offer is an exciting prospect. It may be super exciting, but don’t sell yourself short by failing to be well-informed about what the employment offer, position, and company are really all about. Whether it’s a lack of knowledge, lack of experience, or a fear of coming across as greedy and unappreciative, not asking questions is something we’ve all been guilty of at one point or another. From inquiries into the typical day-to-day of someone in your position to information about salary and benefits, here are some questions to ask an employer before accepting a job offer.

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