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Sustainable Architecture: 4 Popular Green Energy Sources for Buildings

Dec 6, 2018 3:52:19 PM

Sustainable architecture is all about finding better ways to construct buildings so their environmental impact is as small as possible. It's about innovation, creativity, technology, and a total commitment to sustainability.

But there are others good reasons to go green. Buildings that happily co-exist with nature are often cheaper to run—a major bonus for clients who want to save costs over the long-term, while staying true to their eco values.

Early Childhood Education: Amazing Things Babies Learn by Age One

Nov 25, 2018 3:30:47 PM

Why is the first year of life so important for childhood learning and development? What's going in a baby's brain and body, during those pivotal 12 months?

If you're planning to work in early childhood education, know that you'll be caring for humans at a key stage in their physical, emotional, and intellectual development.

You'll have a front-row seat to the incredible changes that take place as newborns become toddlers. And you'll see how much your teaching impacts their development, as they tackle the challenges of growing up.

7 Signs You'd Make an Excellent Manager After Business College

Nov 16, 2018 12:30:13 PM

Not everyone is cut out for management. Anyone who's worked under a difficult supervisor, or unfair manager, knows this all too well.

Whether you're supervising one or two people, or in charge of a large team—it takes a very special skillset to truly lead other people without driving them (and yourself) crazy.

Have your sights set on a management role after business college? For you, does success mean climbing the corporate ladder, being in charge of others, making the big decisions...and bringing home the bigger paycheck?

Or, would you be way better off staying part of the team?

8 Ways to Know You're Destined for a Career in Interior Design

Nov 8, 2018 2:06:24 PM

Full disclosure: We don't have a crystal ball or time machine, so we can't be completely certain which career you are destined to choose.

However, we do know students pretty well. We've spent the last 55 years helping people choose the right diploma programs.

So we know a thing or two about career guidance, and selecting the program that best matches your natural skills and professional goals.

Want to know if an interior design career is in your future?

Should You do Marketing After Your Business Diploma?

Oct 29, 2018 1:41:59 PM

Some might say there's never been a better time to start a marketing career. And this is mainly because the internet has completely transformed the marketing industry, and opened up all kinds of new jobs and opportunities in this field.

Top 10 Skills You'll Learn in Early Childhood Education Courses

Sep 28, 2018 12:19:13 PM

Updated June, 2021.

Love the idea of working with young children, and considering taking early childhood education (ECE) training? Welcome! You've come to the right place.

In this post, we're breaking down the core elements of a quality ECE program.  We want you to understand what is taught in class, and which skills you'll graduate with, so you can know for sure whether this training is right for you.

So, let's get down to it. Exactly what will you learn in early childhood education courses?

What knowledge and experience will you gain, which will help you either start your own daycare, or land a great position at an established daycare or preschool?

These are the top 10 ECE skills you can expect to cover during your diploma.

7 Business Administration Skills You Absolutely Can't Live Without

Aug 31, 2018 10:45:26 AM

Pursuing a business administration diploma is such a wise investment because it opens the door to an incredibly broad range of career options.

5 Things to Know About Programmer Analyst Training Before You Enrol

Aug 27, 2018 4:49:33 PM

Updated November, 2020.

So, you're thinking about taking programmer analyst training this year. What's pulling you in this direction?

Maybe you've heard that programmers are in high demand. Or, you have a natural knack for coding, and think it might be nice to get paid for what you're already good at.

Whatever your motivation, you're getting ready for that next big step: choosing a college and transitioning back to school.

But before you invest your time, energy, and hard-earned tuition dollars, there are a couple of things to do first.

9 Computer Networking Terms to Know Before You Start Training

Aug 21, 2018 10:05:43 AM

If you've set your sights on an IT career, and are getting ready to start computer networking training, you probably already have some natural IT skills.

3D Animation Program: Is This Training Right For You?

Jul 31, 2018 9:08:40 AM

Updated November 2020

Every day, we meet with students who are considering 3D animation training and careers. Some are fresh out of high school, while others are looking to switch jobs a bit later in life.

And while each person has their own professional goals and interests, every student has one thing in common. They want to find a training program they can excel in, and get a stable and fulfilling job after college.

Will a 3D Animation program help you meet that goal?

There are a few easy ways to find out. You can look closer at the skills and topics taught in class, to make sure they match your expectations and interests.

You can also research your job options after graduation, and the demand for 3D animation and VFX artists in your city.

These are the questions we'll be answering in this post. Read on to learn what it's like to study 3D animation, the Montreal animation scene, and your job prospects after college.

By the end of this post, you'll know if this program is right for you, and exactly how to get started.

 

What's Involved in a 3D Animation Diploma program?

If don't want a 4-year animation degree, a diploma program could be the ideal alternative. You can finish a 3D animation diploma program in just 24 months, and still get the technical training needed to break into the industry.