College, however, offers one great thing to everyone who attends and that is what I call ‘non-linear’ thinking – otherwise known as ‘thinking outside the box.
“I believe the greatest influence on forging my career path lies with the professionals and educators who have mentored me along the way,” said Frank Carle, director of clinical services and co-founder of Learning Continuum.
Katia Hadjiyska firmly believes education helped her make an even grander impact, both professionally and philanthropical.
Learning doesn’t end once you finish school and walk across the stage at graduation.
“I have always thought that the problem solving process I learned in college is the single thing that has helped me the most in my career,” said Buddy Creef, national sales manager at HIMA Americas.
Owning your own business can be a very tough job, but also very rewarding. In starting your business, it is important to know your strengths, the market, and work to make those align successfully.
” In some cases, women just feel more comfortable speaking to another woman, and I fill that need,” said Ingrid Hansen, RN.
The median salary for an entry level chemical engineer in Houston is about $67,800 per year, according to Salary.com. Chemical engineers with 8 to 10 years of experience have a median salary of $123,000.
“I have a deep understanding of how children learn and how deficits in cognition impact specific learning areas in children,” said special education teacher, Jean Schubert.
Attorney Robert Markowitz discusses how furthering his education beyond legal requirements helped him run a successful business.