4 Surprising Benefits of Being an Accountant

4 Surprising Benefits of Being an Accountant

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Few careers have the flexibility, salary, and job outlook that make accountants love their jobs. Individuals who have explored this career option might know all about the different jobs they can get, but do you know the benefits of being an accountant? If […]

What Does a Substance Abuse Counselor Do?

What Does a Substance Abuse Counselor Do?

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Wednesday, March 1, 2017 Typically, the ability to truly transform someone’s life is a rare opportunity. Substance Abuse Counselors, however, change people’s lives for the better every single day. But what does a substance abuse counselor actually do every day? We’ve broken down the primary duties of […]

3 Digital Marketing Job Trends You Need to Know About

3 Digital Marketing Job Trends You Need to Know About

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Unlike many industries, digital marketing is constantly evolving to adapt to new technologies and changes in behavior. Earning a Certificate in Digital Marketing lays down the perfect foundation on which you can build a career. Are you ready to explore the job market? […]

Boost Your Career with a Project Management Certificate

Boost Your Career with a Project Management Certificate

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Wednesday, November 23, 2016 According to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), 97% of companies believe that project management is crucial to an organization’s success. Companies in every industry are scrambling to find qualified individuals to fill these roles. Did you know that only 56% of all project managers are certified? […]

Why Project Management Is a Great Career to Switch Into

Why Project Management Is a Great Career to Switch Into

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Thursday, November 3, 2016 Leadership: Leadership doesn’t have to include any fancy job title. You demonstrated leadership when you took the initiative to plan the office’s Halloween party or run a meeting. Taking responsibility around the office, no matter how big or how small, will hone your leadership skills. […]

Forensic Accounting: the CSI of AR/AP

Forensic Accounting: the CSI of AR/AP

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Wednesday, August 26, 2015 For people who enjoy detective work and investigating crime scenes, but prefer to stick with numbers and facts instead of gory details, Forensic Accounting is the perfect fit. These specialized accountants use their skills to investigate financial wrongdoing and often provide expert testimony […]

Certified Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (CADACs) to be Positively Impacted by Opiate Task Force Recommendations and State Funding

Certified Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (CADACs) to be Positively Impacted by Opiate Task Force Recommendations and State Funding

By: Douglas Klier, M.A., C.A.C., Adjunct Faculty, Assumption College Wednesday, August 19, 2015 In March 2014, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick declared a Public Health Emergency across the Commonwealth. People were dying from opiate overdoses at a rate never seen before. Heroin has always had a strong presence in low-income urban communities, but the latest epidemic […]

Teach Your Clients to Act Their Wage as a Tax Accountant

Teach Your Clients to Act Their Wage as a Tax Accountant

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Tax accountants fill a very important role in both business and personal accounting: dealing with the IRS. Whether it’s for a multi-national corporation or an individual family, preparing tax documents and minimizing tax liabilities is their specialty. If you are considering a career in tax accounting, here is […]

How a Certificate in Project Management Prepares You for a PMP

How a Certificate in Project Management Prepares You for a PMP

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College If you’ve been researching careers in project management, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the internationally recognized Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. Originally designed to standardize training and experience across project managers worldwide, the PMP certification is an extremely in demand qualification in the workforce. Earning a PMP certification can seem […]