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What Can You Do with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology?

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The human brain is a complicated web of an incredible 86 billion neurons, according to recent research. The electric impulses between our neurons tell our muscles how to move, our brain how to process information, and our heart to keep beating. Scientists have puzzled over the functions of the brain for decades, and there’s still […]

6 Psychology Podcasts You Should Listen To

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Ever since podcasts appeared on the audio-blogging scene in 2004, users have increased exponentially from just a handful to an estimated 124 million listeners. This large number of listeners subscribe to podcasts of a wide variety of genres, including psychology. Just as psychology has a broad range of branches, within the world of podcasts, there […]

Office Technology: Interactive Infographic

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Office technology is the crux of nearly every business operation. From project management and data analysis to accounting and graphic design, today’s workforce relies on an arsenal of consistently evolving technology. The various tools and resources business professionals use ensure that the demand for Information Technology experts stays high. Whether the job is in cyber […]

Unique Psychology Careers: Quiz

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Have you ever wondered what happens when a trapeze artist develops a fear of heights, or who progresses the science behind jetlag? In addition to traditional roles such as clinical or developmental psychologists, there are many creative roles you probably didn’t know existed. Take our quiz to find out which unique psychology career is right […]

7 Famous Psychology Experiments

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Many famous experiments studying human behavior have impacted our fundamental understanding of psychology. Though some could not be repeated today due to breaches in ethical boundaries, that does not diminish the significance of their findings. Some of these important findings include a greater awareness of depression and its symptoms, how people learn behaviors through the […]

What Does a Health Psychologist Do?

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Health Psychology emerged as a new branch of psychology in the early 1970s, thanks to some pioneering work from Joseph Matarazzo. Matarazzo began studying psychology and behavioral health shortly after serving in the U.S. military during World War II. During his studies, Matarazzo focused on the intersection of health and psychology, and he studied what […]

The Emerging Need for Social Media Security

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By the time you’ve finished reading this sentence, nearly 700 passwords have been stolen from social media accounts across the world. Social media security breaches have the potential to cause up to $6 trillion in cybercrime damages by 2021, up from $3 billion in costs in 2015. These findings are according to a report from […]

A View into the Smart Office

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Artifical Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT), which is the concept of devices connecting with people and other devices through the Internet, are altering the way we interact with our surroundings. Advancements in technology have created a world with voice-activated lights, televisions and music players in our homes. In the business world, AI has helped companies […]

How Drones are Being Used by Businesses

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As drones grow in popularity, more businesses and governments are learning to take advantage of this new technology. In fact, a new study by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) found that drones are expected to replace $127.3 billion in current business and labor solutions in the coming years. Drones are used across multiple business industries, including agriculture, internet […]

How to Become a Data Scientist

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Big data is an accumulation of data that is too large and complex for processing by traditional database management tools, and it has overwhelmed businesses. What businesses do with that data has become increasingly important for daily operations. The demand for data organization has led to the rise of a new profession: data scientists. A […]

Geek Speak: Tech Buzzwords You Should Know

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In the technology industry, buzzwords are king. From the “internet of things” to big data, artificial intelligence (AI) and net neutrality, there are a lot of buzzwords in the world of technology and digitalization. For those looking to break into the tech industry, it’s important to have a full understanding of the terminology. As the […]

MBA Career Options

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There are a multitude of career options available to you once you earn your Master of Business Administration. You may pursue an MBA with a desire for career advancement, due to current job demands, or plans to specialize within a business function. Whatever your reason, King University can give you the tools you need to […]

MBA Personality Quiz: Discover Your Perfect Role in Business

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Every business needs leadership, from the entry level positions to the chief executive officer. These leaders can have a variety of skill sets and leadership styles, and companies do best when there is high-functioning teamwork across many levels. When pursuing your MBA, it’s important to find out what kind of leader you are, and what […]

[Infographic] Dog Psychology: In the Mind of Mutts

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  Transcript: In the Minds of Mutts: Dog Psychology 101 Dog psychology is every bit as intricate as their human counterparts’. Not only are dogs smarter than we think, but they actually share a lot of psychological traits with humans. Let’s take a look inside the mind of Man’s best friend. Dog Psychology: Brilliant Breeds […]

Equality vs. Equity: A Crucial Difference in Pedagogy

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In the U.S., we send our 5- and 6-year-olds to kindergarten classrooms across the country so that they can grow, learn, and become the future leaders of tomorrow. Teachers bear a heavy responsibility to train the next generation, and sometimes teaching a class isn’t as straightforward as it can seem. Every day, teachers straddle the […]

[Infographic] 10 Things Nurses Wish You Knew

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[Transcript] 10 Things Nurses Wish You Knew Sometimes nurses can’t say exactly what they’re thinking. But there are things they need patients to understand. Nurses don’t just take your pulse and ask you questions. Nurses also: Provide health counseling and education Administer medication Interpret patient needs and make critical decisions regarding care Coordinate care with […]

Social Work Education at a Glance

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Social work is the profession that makes a difference. At King University, those with a passion for helping others can earn the credentials they need to change the world. King’s online Bachelor of Social Work degree features a comprehensive curriculum that prepares students to succeed in a number of rewarding careers. Social Work Education King […]

[Infographic] 7 Tech Jobs That Didn’t Exist 20 Years Ago

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Transcript: 7 Tech Jobs That Didn’t Exist 20 Years Ago The Digital Age has brought with it tech jobs that weren’t even being imagined in our parents’ generation. What are a few of the most popular, and how does one snag these contemporary careers? Learn more about the career opportunities that become available with an […]

Recognizing the Symptoms of Alcoholism

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Alcohol abuse is an issue that knows no borders. Both psychological and physiological in nature, it impacts the young and the old, the rich and the poor. Nearly 16 million people are thought to have alcohol use disorder (AUD) in the United States, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). This […]

Socially Awkward: Symptoms and Facts

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Humans are naturally social creatures. However, the ability to interact effectively with others doesn’t come easily to all people. While most people have experienced social awkwardness at some point, having done so consistently is an exceptional thing. For those curious about this unique type of psychological misfire, below is an outline regarding the phenomenon of […]

Helping Out: The Social Worker Job Description

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Becoming a social worker is an ideal career path for those seeking to help others and make a positive impact in their communities. In general, social workers “help people solve and cope with problems in their everyday lives,” according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). They work closely with individuals and communities to assess […]