July 8th, 2020
Recessions hurt most members of society, but women seem to be some of the hardest hit by the current economic downturn after COVID-19 forced the shutdown of many female-led industries. Military spouses are especially vulnerable during times of economic turmoil like these. According to Forbes, 24 percent of active-duty military spouses are unemployed, and another 31 percent are working part-time when they would prefer a full-time career.
May 14th, 2020
A caterer is often responsible for cooking and organizing food service for a variety of events. Caterers often provide food for weddings, fundraisers, parties and conferences. They are responsible for meeting with the client and establishing a plan and a menu. They may also be responsible for cooking, presenting and even serving food and drinks at the event. Caterers can work with restaurants, private companies, event centers or may be self employed.
September 11th, 2019
Administrative assistants perform a variety of clerical duties and office tasks. Some of the most common tasks performed by administrative assistants, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, include the following:
November 28th, 2018
You’ve made the decision to sign up for an online course. As a military spouse, this is a great way to further your education, as online courses can be completed anytime, anywhere. With frequent PCS moves, this is necessary!
With thousands to choose from, how do you select the right one to help you meet your needs?
November 14th, 2018
Career development is an ongoing process that forms an individual’s work identity. Ed4Online supports military spouses with their career development goals. With Ed4Online's flexible career training programs, students can attend class on their schedule.
November 7th, 2018
If you already have other commitments (job, family, home, etc.), even thinking about finding the time to go to school can create a sense of panic! Before you put your dreams aside, take a deep breath and explore various ways to “find time” in your day for learning.
October 31st, 2018
You may be good at what you do, but what if you could be better? You’ve come to a point of familiarity in your job. You pretty much know what to expect day in and day out. You know your tasks, and you handle them well. So, what’s next?
October 24th, 2018
Earning certification not only positions you as a leader in your industry - it’s an investment in yourself and your long-term career.
October 17th, 2018
Are frequent moves wreaking havoc on your career? Do you currently find yourself unemployed or underemployed? With frequent relocations, the spouse’s career often comes second to that of the service members’. Because of this, military spouses face unique challenges when it comes to carving out a professional career for themselves.
October 10th, 2018
At Ed4Credit, we believe that everyone deserves a chance to have an education and we are doing our part to make it more affordable and attainable for students everywhere.