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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 […]

[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 […]

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 Specializations: 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 Specializations Accounting Accounting […]

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, […]

Difference Between a Computer Science & Information Technology Degree

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What’s the difference between a degree in computer science and a degree in information technology? Find out which degree can help you find the career you want. To the layperson, computer science and information technology may seem like the same thing. In actuality, three fields are typically associated with the study of computers at the […]

“What Kind of Nurse Should I Be?” [QUIZ]

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  Nurses support patients in nearly every medical situation imaginable. From emergency room treatment to palliative care to mental health, those who enter this field can choose from a wide range of career paths. So which path is right for you? Take our quiz to discover which type of nursing best fits your personality. What […]

Health Informaticians: Captains of Med Tech

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Health informatics is an exciting and innovative area of medicine. Through medical technology, healthcare professionals can share data, streamline treatment, and improve patient care. With the Bureau of Labor Statistics projecting a growth rate of 15 percent by 2024, the field is rich with rewarding professional opportunities. What Is Med Tech? The World Health Organization […]

Technostress: This Is Your Brain on Computer Screens

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According to the Pew Research Center, 68 percent of Americans own smartphones. Although advanced technology is ubiquitous in today’s world, this reality can prove troublesome. Technostress, or the negative impact computer usage has on individuals, is a relevant issue for many of those in a hyperconnected society. Although scientific research on the topic is still […]

3 Mental Health Myths in Criminal Justice

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While mental illness is frequently considered the purview of psychologists and psychiatrists, criminal justice professionals often play an important role in the lives of those with mental illness and their recovery. The intersection between mental health and criminal justice is so important that some communities form crisis intervention teams (CIT), which are partnerships between law […]

Nonprofit Leadership: An Overview

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In the nonprofit world, leaders play a vital role in ensuring that organizations meet their goals and are able to carry out their mission. As one expert explains in the Harvard Business Review, “Leadership is the most important of the three legs nonprofit organizations stand on (the other two being strategy and capital). Nonprofits can […]