Category Archives: Information Technology

New Study: Nursing, Accounting, Mechanical Engineering Among Highest Paying Majors

Nursing, accounting and mechanical engineering are among the top 50 highest paying college majors, according to a recent study by Glassdoor. Glassdoor analyzed nearly 500,000 resumes and the median base salary from each major for the first five years of being in the workforce. “With approximately 70 percent of American high school graduates enrolling in
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Is Information Technology the Right Fit for Me?

Globe University – Woodbury Information Technology (IT) Program Chair, Tunji Akanbi, has been teaching IT with Globe for the past eight years. Prior to teaching, he worked as a web developer and is fluent in the following web development languages HTML 5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP & SQL. “I have always been fascinated by computers and how
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10 Key Qualities for IT

Working in IT allows you to play a key role in a business’s success, and while you’ll need plenty of technical know-how, there are some other skills that will help you out as well. Great Communication Skills: In IT, you need to be able to not only implement ideas and keep up with technology, but
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LinkedIn Tips for IT Professionals

As you enter the job market in search of IT jobs, you may find yourself a little dazzled by all of the options out there. How can you position yourself to be found by recruiters offering information technology jobs? One tool that should be in your tool belt as you start the search is LinkedIn.
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Coding Bootcamps 101

Even a cursory understanding of programming and web design can pay dividends in the workforce, but an in-depth understanding of these concepts is key to landing a lucrative job in software development. Coding boot camps supply this in-depth knowledge by placing students in an immersive and very focused learning environment. Upon completion, students emerge with
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Navy Veteran Furthers Career with MN School of Business IT Degrees

After spending eight years working on computer systems that can shoot cruise missiles from Navy ships, Josh McGowan departed from the Navy to pursue a career in Information Technology. However, Josh said he did not have a degree. So he was wondering with all of his experience and knowledge what the next steps would be. “In today’s market,
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5 Ways to Succeed at Minnesota School of Business

Minnesota School of Business – Richfield (MSB-Richfield) features an excellent and caring staff and experienced faculty. Below are five ways to utilize the campuses resources to be the most successful student and future alumni as possible. “I am proud of each member of my staff and how they help our students. It is my hope that
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Minnesota School of Business Students Receive High Accolades at DECA Conference

Minnesota School of Business – Blaine students left the MN Collegiate DECA Career Development Conference on Feb. 18-19 with an incredible feeling of not only accomplishment but the powerful feeling that they have chosen the best career path for their skills. This year’s competition marks the seventh year in a row that 100% of MSB-Blaine’s competitors
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Information Technology Students Dive Hands First into Computer Essentials Class

These are the types of hands-on lessons that students need. All of the students in the computer essentials class at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine took part in disassembling a PC and documenting it with photos and step-by-step instructions to put it back together. Afterwards, the students verified that it worked and made sure they didn’t have any
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