Month: March 2020

HOW TO SLOW DOWN THE REVOLVING DOOR OF SALES CLERKS

Retail has long been notorious for a dizzying rate of employee turnover stemming from a relatively young workforce and historically low wages. But when even high-fliers like Google and Amazon are having trouble retaining employees, it\’s time to do something. Here are three steps retailers can take now to boost worker retention:  1. Establish Goal Setting […]

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Trekking in Nepal and Exploring Culture

Studying abroad was always an integral part of Madison Symes’ (’15) plan. Her grandfather had traveled to Nepal and spoke highly of his experience, so when the opportunity arose to earn UVM credit and spend a month trekking in the Himalayas, she jumped at the opportunity. “I wanted to experience something […]

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The Best of Burlington Vermont

Burlington, Vermont is consistently ranked as one of the most desirable – and greenest – places to live and visit. The city’s vibrant arts and culture scene, endless outdoor recreation opportunities, and scenic beauty draw millions of visitors each year. Live music, art openings, and comedy shows can be enjoyed […]

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Career Outlook: What is a Virtual Assistant?

Graduates of the Office Management degree program at Bryant & Stratton College are prepared for a number of career options, including working as a Virtual Assistant in a number of business settings. If you’re starting or in the middle of administrative assistant training, you may be thinking about what you’ll […]

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Career Overview: Medical Administrative Assistant

What is a medical administrative assistant? A medical administrative assistant is a person who handles the clerical duties in a doctor\’s office. The list of tasks they perform each day are widespread and may change according to the type of doctor they work for. Medical administrative assistants do patient intake, […]

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The Best of Burlington Vermont

Burlington, Vermont is consistently ranked as one of the most desirable – and greenest – places to live and visit. The city’s vibrant arts and culture scene, endless outdoor recreation opportunities, and scenic beauty draw millions of visitors each year. Live music, art openings, and comedy shows can be enjoyed […]

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CAN COMPLICATED BE SIMPLE?

I have had an iPhone since the 3G.  I love the device.   Apple has made it easy to stay with them and they create great continuity in their upgrade stream.  They have excellent functionality and peace of mind with iCloud backups.  A recent experience made me realize just how dependent […]

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