August 15th, 2014
Angela Caban

Mental illness affects 1 in 4 or 60 million Americans every year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). The National Institute of Mental Health reports that while everyone occasionally experiences feelings of melancholy and sadness, these feelings usually pass within a couple of days. However, someone with depression will not only feel sad, they may feel other intense emotions such as helplessness or hopelessness.

August 13th, 2014
Angela Caban

When businesses hire military veterans, the workforce gains invaluable skills because of military training. As a veteran transitioning out of the military, you may have doubts about the type of jobs out there and whether or not you may qualify for it. Employers take on the job training such as military experience, but if you are looking in another field you have no experience in - there are options for you to obtain the training in that field in as little as 60 days and use your GI bill and tuition assistance in the process.

August 11th, 2014
Angela Caban

What you say to yourself is called self-talk. Controlling your self-talk is a very important part of living successfully AND achieving your goals.

Your subconscious believes what you tell it. In other words, what you say to yourself is your reality.

When you call yourself lazy or stupid, your subconscious thinks it must be true. Productivity and functioning suffer.

Replacing negative self-talk with positive self-talk allows your subconscious to be supportive of you and your intentions.

Replace negative thoughts with positive ones.

August 8th, 2014
Angela Caban

What is Child Day Care Management?

Preschool and childcare center directors are responsible for all aspects of their program. They direct and lead staff, oversee daily activities, and prepare plans and budgets.


Preschool and childcare center directors typically do the following:

August 6th, 2014
Angela Caban

It's that time of year! Back to school for the kids which means one thing, shopping!

Kids are receiving their school lists around this time and it seems like the older they get, the longer and more expensive the list. This is the perfect time to go shopping as stores are clearing out there seasonal merchandise. Dollar stores and other discounters are a great source for school supplies.

August 4th, 2014
Angela Caban

Are you ready to get back in the classroom and reap the many near- and long-term rewards of investing in yourself, your career, and your future? Check out these tips to help you get better organized and ready for that first day!

Be prepared, have everything you need to start:

August 1st, 2014
Angela Caban

What is a Teacher's Aide?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, becoming a teacher's aide is a good career choice because employment is expected to increase by 10 percent in the next decade. Teacher aides assist the lead teacher in the classroom with a variety of tasks and students. They may assist students in the classroom by helping them individually, as well as assisting teachers outside during breaks. They can choose to work with various populations, including special education children or preschool children.


July 30th, 2014
Angela Caban

Inspiration is everywhere — from the words of your favorite author to the blooms and leaves on your morning walk. You just need to open your eyes, and breathe it in.

Inspiration is that feeling that strikes you when you’re moved by something you’re passionate about. Inspiration can be the driving force that leads you to take a chance and do something great.

Our thought of the day, what inspires you? How can you use this inspiration to accomplish your goals? Think about it… take action!

July 28th, 2014
Angela Caban

Think about what you are doing and what you want to do…

Why is it that some days our ideas blossom while other days we just sit at our desks and let our minds wander?

Some days we want to get moving. Other days we are antsy and can’t focus.

When we think of what we are thinking and what we are actually doing, it is as if we are only capable of using one mindset at a time.

Being able to manage our mindset will help us to optimize our thinking while trying to be creative. But how can we manage our mindset?

July 25th, 2014
Angela Caban

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) - Preventing Terrorism and Enhancing Security

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) was created to protect the American people from terrorist threats. According to their website, DHS's vision is a "secure and resilient nation that effectively prevents terrorism in ways that preserve our freedom and prosperity."