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How Much Does a Paralegal Make in Today’s Job Market?

Posted by on Jan 31, 2014 in Paralegal

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How much can you make as a paralegal?

As the legal profession comes under constant pressure by clients to lower the cost of legal services, lawyers and law firms are constantly looking for ways to improve efficiency and lower overhead.  In many cases that could mean hiring more paralegals that perform the some tasks that previously, only a lawyer would perform.  Further, many larger corporations have internal legal teams that also have begun to rethink their processes and project staffing requirements and started using paralegals for much more than simple administrative functions. …Read More Here

Career Training in Computer Network Management

Posted by on Jan 22, 2014 in Computer Network Management

Career Training in Computer Network Management | Centura College

Computer Network Management

Few careers today offer the job satisfaction and earning potential that comes with a career in computer network management!  In fact, career training in computer network management can lead to one of the most rewarding and lucrative careers available in today’s job market.  Think about this for just minute.  How many companies rely heavily on computer information systems and networks to run and operate their business?  Almost every aspect of today’s business is managed on a computer system of some sort and those systems need to be maintained, repaired and upgraded as new software and technology become available.  That’s probably why the Bureau of Labor Statistics is showing an 18% projected job growth in computer occupations, which is 63% increase over all other job sectors between 2012 and 2022. …Read More Here

Working and Living in Chesapeake Virginia – Infographic

Posted by on Jan 14, 2014 in Centura College

Working and Living in Chesapeake Virginia – Infographic

Working and living in Chesapeake Virginia in this economic climate can be very exciting and rewarding! Chesapeake has a lower than average unemployment rate, great schools for children and a diverse economic development program that continues to attract quality companies that hire local employees. …Read More Here

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How to Change Careers in 2014

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 in Career Change

How to Change Careers in 2014

How to change careers in 2014 | Centura College

Is your current career choice satisfying your personal, professional and financial growth needs?

As the New Year beams with excitement at the hope of being happier and healthier than ever before, have you given any thought to your career?  Are you satisfied that your current employment situation is sufficient and will fill you with personal, professional and financial growth in the coming year and beyond?  If not, maybe it’s time to learn how to change careers in 2014.  Changing careers (not just jobs!) can be a bit overwhelming.  It will most likely take some time and effort on your part learning about the new profession, its economic outlook, earning potential and skills necessary to be successful in the new field.  If however, once you are finished doing your research, it looks like a career change is right for you, than 2014 is one of the best time to make that change! …Read More Here

Job Placement Assistance for Graduates and Students

Posted by on Jan 3, 2014 in Career Services

Job Placement Assistance for Graduates

Job Placement Assistance for Graduates | Centura College

Stand out in the crowd with Job Placement Assistance from Centura College

A couple of the most important services that we offer to all students AND graduates are career path advising and job placement assistance for graduates. After all, our main goal is to develop training that will prepare you for a better career. While Centura does not guarantee job placement, essential career support services and job placement assistance for graduates is always provided. From basic resources like resume writing assistance and discussion of proper interview attire and techniques all the way to individualized coaching, we are available to help you have the knowledge and skills necessary to land a job in your field of study. Career Services emphasizes long-term relationships with regional and national employers and equips you with a flexible toolbox of skills that include: …Read More Here