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Your Guide to the Accounting Field

Posted by learninghouse on September 16, 2015  /   Posted in Accounting

Now is a great time to pursue a career in accounting. As the business world becomes more diverse and global than ever, accounting firms are looking for qualified candidates to help them keep pace with both demand and competition. Traditional approaches to accounting are merging with new methods like principles-based accounting and International Financial Reporting

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On the Rise: The Impact of Increasing the Minimum Wage

Posted by learninghouse on August 17, 2015  /   Posted in Business

Raising the minimum wage is a salient topic for the government at both the state and federal levels. Opponents worry that it will damage the economy, hurt small businesses and make goods too expensive, stifling economic growth. Yet over the past several years, many American states and cities have implemented legislation increasing the minimum wage;

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Applied Behavior Analysis: The Scientific Approach to Autism Therapy, Part II

Posted by learninghouse on May 04, 2015  /   Posted in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism

This post is a continuation of “Applied Behavior Analysis: The Scientific Approach to Autism Therapy”. You can read the first part here.   Over the past 40 years, a large body of literature has documented the “successful use of ABA-based procedures to reduce problem behavior and increase appropriate skills.” In fact, more than a thousand studies

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Applied Behavior Analysis: The Scientific Approach to Autism Therapy, Part I

Posted by learninghouse on May 04, 2015  /   Posted in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism

April is National Autism Awareness Month, a time when raising awareness and promoting autism research receives countrywide recognition. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in 68 children is identified with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). ASDs reportedly occur in all racial, ethnic and socioeconomic groups, though they are almost five

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Top 4 Reasons to Get an M.S. in Health Services Administration

Posted by learninghouse on December 23, 2014  /   Posted in Health Services Administration

If you are interested in a career that will help people experience a higher quality of health care, you may think your only options are related to direct patient care. However, there are other rewarding avenues in the health field. Earning your master’s degree in Health Services Administration can lead to a career that balances

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FAQs About Health Services Administration Salary

Posted by learninghouse on December 18, 2014  /   Posted in Health Services Administration

For many people, a significant benefit to being a health services administrator is the chance to help others. But as with any job, salary also plays an important role in career satisfaction. Many factors, including education level, experience and location, can impact your earning potential. As you consider your next career move, it’s important to

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Potential Health Services Administration Jobs Worth Pursuing

Posted by learninghouse on December 16, 2014  /   Posted in Health Services Administration

Forbes magazine projects the employment of master’s degree holders in health services administration to grow 22 percent by 2022, and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that careers in health services management will grow 23 percent by 2022. Clearly, health services is a dynamic field with plenty of growth opportunity. Earning your M.S. in

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All About Sage’s M.S. in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism Program

Posted by learninghouse on December 10, 2014  /   Posted in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism

Although diagnoses of autism have risen dramatically over the past few decades, evidence-based approaches to treating the behaviors associated with the disease are few and far between. Applied behavior analysis (ABA) is one of the only therapeutic approaches that has been proven to work, helping those with autism engage more successfully with the world. For

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All About Sage’s Health Services Administration Program

Posted by learninghouse on November 28, 2014  /   Posted in Health Services Administration

The field of health services administration continues to grow. Since the Affordable Care Act was signed into law in 2010, the health care industry has seen an explosion in job growth. Nearly 1 million jobs have been created since March 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, with projected growth in health services administration

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