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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 surrioundings. 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 […]

ECOnomy: The Solar Energy Business in Action

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The solar energy industry offers an enticing combination for any business professional: projected long-term demand and proven sustained growth. According to the Solar Energies Industry Association (SEIA), solar energy businesses boast a decade-long average annual growth rate of 68 percent, employ nearly 260,000 workers, and operate in every state in the United States. Those who […]

MBA Concentrations: Which is Right for You?

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At King University, students can choose from eleven specializations within their online Master of Business Administration degree. The breadth of this selection is rare among business schools. Whether students prefer working with numbers, people, or projects, King University provides the right online training to help them become leaders in their fields. MBA Concentrations Healthcare Management […]

Why Start a Business in Tennessee? [Infographic]

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Transcript: Why Start a Business in Tennessee Opening a business is never easy, but in Tennessee, entrepreneurs can expect a supportive environment where angel investors are always looking for the next exciting venture. Tennessee is teeming with entrepreneurial spirit. Small businesses make up 96.8% of businesses in the Volunteer State. And they’re still growing. Tennessee-2.1% […]

4 Christian Entrepreneurs Who Made a Difference

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Faith can serve as a positive influence in everything we do. For those with dreams of entrepreneurship, strong belief can encourage ethical business decision making, philanthropy, and a sense of purpose. King University is pleased to celebrate famous individuals who successfully integrated their Christian beliefs with their worldly professional goals. What Defines Christian Entrepreneurs? Faith […]

King University Ranked as a Best Online School for MBA and Graduate-Level Nursing Programs

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BRISTOL, Tenn., Jan. 10, 2018–King University has been named among the Best Online College for its Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program and graduate-level Nursing programs which include both the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees. The rankings are part of the newly released U.S. News and World […]

Essential Nursing Skills Checklist

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Nurses are capable professionals. Their competencies range from technical knowledge to interpersonal effectiveness to methods of self-care. For those seeking to better understand just what it takes to succeed in this career, here is King University’s essential nursing skills checklist. Nursing Skills Checklist 1.) Decision Making Nurses make decisions when the stakes are high. Therefore, […]