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 […]

The Various Types of Accounting: An Overview

The Various Types of Accounting: An Overview

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Gone are the days of the accountant in the corner with an adding machine and green eyeshade visor. Accounting has evolved into a complex network of specialties to keep modern businesses running smoothly. While small companies may use a bookkeeper to complete most tasks like paying bills […]

Social Accounting: An Emerging Field

Social Accounting: An Emerging Field

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Accounting is an evolving field. Once focused solely on counting money, accounting is now branching out to count the various ways that companies, governments, and corporations are taking care of the communities that surround them. From reporting on the effectiveness of charitable efforts to measuring the effectiveness of […]

Predicting Substance Recovery Service Trends: Best Practices, Reimbursement, and Employment – Part 2

Predicting Substance Recovery Service Trends: Best Practices, Reimbursement, and Employment – Part 2

By: Douglas Klier, M.A., C.A.C., Adjunct Faculty, Assumption College This is the second in a 2-part series containing predictions of trends you may see in the delivery of substance recovery services. In the first blog, we covered Outpatient Counseling. In this post, we discuss Inpatient Detoxification Centers and Driver Alcohol Education Programs. I believe there will be an […]

How to Begin a Career in Accounting

How to Begin a Career in Accounting

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Beginning a career in accounting doesn’t always have to start with a bachelor’s or master’s degree. In fact, many accounting positions are available with only an associate’s degree or some related experience. If you are thinking about a career in accounting, here are a few ways to […]

IT Project Management, Unveiled

IT Project Management, Unveiled

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College While most people have heard of IT and Project Management, many do not know that the field of IT Project Management actually exists. This emerging line of work has positions available in many industries. Let’s take a look at who is hiring IT Project Managers and what […]

The Job Market for Digital Marketers

The Job Market for Digital Marketers

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College By 2017, 60% of all retail sales in the United States will involve the web. In order to accommodate this growing method of commerce, companies must change the way they communicate with consumers. When consumers research products on the web, they are looking for helpful information and real […]