Geographic Information Science (GIST) is becoming an increasingly popular choice of degree with high school leavers. It is a high growth industry, and graduates of an online GIST program have lots of different career options available to them. As shown in the infographic below, these careers include jobs in government, criminal justice, law enforcement, transportation, and health and human services, among others.
Graduates of a geographic information science and technology degree can really make a difference to the world … Keep Reading!!!
I know, I know: your parents aren’t cool. Their hobbies are strange and their friends are even stranger. Your mother collects Limoges and your father cleans the house twice a day, including the weird brown stains under the dog’s eyes (they’re called tear stains, Dad, and they’re easily fixed). Come to think of it, though, those are my parents. Maybe yours are uncool in totally different ways. I don’t know.
But listen: Father’s Day is coming up, … Keep Reading!!!
You may be a great host and a great cook at the same time. The challenge is hosting and cooking for bigger parties where headcount is considerably more and you need to do a lot of planning. You may have successfully done your job, but won’t you need a breather? Will you keep yourself preoccupied with responsibilities every time there is a party and keep missing all the fun around? Please remember that a wrong judgment, overlooking a tiny piece … Keep Reading!!!
The family that plays together stays together. It’s important to make quality time for each other and have fun doing it. Life gets busy and it’s usually your family that suffers. Don’t let that happen to you. Be good about keeping a schedule and list of adventures you’re able to tackle together.
Family bonding experiences don’t have to be boring. Take time to brainstorm different options and make a list of what various family members enjoy doing. You’ll become closer … Keep Reading!!!
For those of us who belong to the ‘Y’, or ‘Millennial’ generation, or even the most recent ‘Z’ generation, searching on the internet seems to be an aspect of general knowledge we came out of the womb with. However, for the generations which preceded our own, the internet was non-existent for some, or even most, of their adult life. Moreover, when the ‘World Wide Web’ became a term known in mainstream culture, many people who belong to the … Keep Reading!!!
When thinking about your ideal home, you need to think about a lot of aspects. Most people think far too unrealistically when looking at things like this. And, this only leads to disappointment when you find that your aims were to ambitious. Of course, there’s plenty that can be done to make sure that you’re sensible about this; you just need to make sure that you take the right approach. And, to help you out, … Keep Reading!!!
Home is where the heart is. That is, until the travel bug bites you. Time at home is always good for the soul, but sometimes you need to explore another country to broaden your horizons and gain a new perspective on things.
This is harder to do when you have a family to care for. The more family members you have, the bigger the dollar sign gets on your world travel plans. Don’t let that number intimidate you into throwing … Keep Reading!!!
Everyone has problems in their teenage years, but some are bigger than others. If your teenage son or daughter finds themselves in a mess, you need to know how to assist them. As a parent, this is something that is not always easy to do. Getting the right balance is tricky, and many parents get it pretty badly wrong. To make sure that this doesn’t happen to you and your child, here are some things to keep in mind.
Learning a new hobby or skill is one that takes patience, time and a lot of practise. To know that you’re doing it to a great standard rather than passable is what to aim for. It seems that in many cases, as soon as you become a parent you aren’t given the right to learn something new unless it’s to do with your child – that’s simply not the case. There are things that you may not … Keep Reading!!!
When you are the victim of a severe auto accident, you are often left with a lot of unanswered questions. You might find that you are able to recover, but it is going to take a long process. Then again, while you might get better, you may always need a certain amount of treatment or help in order to get back to a somewhat regular life. Knowing about the various types of professional help you may need along the way … Keep Reading!!!
When you are a first-time buyer, you go into the process with the idea that the whole thing will be a breeze. You’ll find your dream home within a couple of weeks of looking, your offer will be accepted straight away, and within a couple of months, you are all moved in. Two weeks down the line, you will start to realize just how wrong that premonition was! The property market can be a minefield, to say the least, … Keep Reading!!!
If you care for an elderly parent and your children at the same time, you are not alone. Although hard figures are hard to come by, it is estimated that 25 percent of Americans who care for kids under the age of 18 also care for at least one elderly parent. As you know, this situation can be stressful and even feel overwhelming at times. You need to look for ways to make handling the pressure of both duties without … Keep Reading!!!