Does a career in construction call to you? The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that overall employment in construction jobs will grow by 4% by 2031, due to growth in the industry and the need to replace workers who retire.
As the end of high school approaches, so does the beginning of the rest of your life. Many students feel intense pressure during their junior and senior years of high school to figure everything out and decide their next steps.
Some students decide that taking a gap year is their … Read More
You’re ready to start training for a new career. The options available can be overwhelming. Do you need to enroll in a four-year degree program or will a career certificate suffice?
Each option has its pros and cons. Earning a degree may mean greater earnings potential while earning a certification … Read More
During manufacturing, raw materials get transformed into finished, usable goods. Manufacturing jobs include careers that let you work with your hands to create products, work in warehouses or plants, or work as an engineer or manager.
Learn more about the top manufacturing or warehouse jobs and what you need to … Read More
On April 20, Colonial High School had a special guest speaker from 8 Cents in a Jar who came and spoke to the hospitality and tourism, entrepreneur and small business, and culinary programs.
8 Cents in a Jar, Inc. is an award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving the Central Florida community … Read More
Do you enjoy working with your hands or seeing concrete results from your work? If so, it’s worth it to consider learning a trade.
Unlike careers that require a four-year degree, trade jobs typically require you to complete a career certificate, apprenticeship, or learn on the job. Learn more about … Read More
Do you enjoy being behind the wheel? If so, a career as a commercial driver may be the perfect fit for you. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that career opportunities for delivery truck drivers will increase by 11% between now and 2031, a rate that’s much faster than … Read More
Beauty is big business. It grew from $483 billion in revenue in 2020 to $511 billion in 2021. Its revenue is expected to top $750 billion by 2027.1
Careers in the beauty industry are also expected to grow by leaps and bounds over the next 10 years. The Bureau … Read More
Welders play a big role in the production of everyday objects, from the pan you use to cook dinner to the car you drive from place to place. If you like working with your hands and want a job that encourages creativity and problem-solving, becoming a welder might be the … Read More
A lot goes into choosing a career path. You want a job that’s fulfilling and that challenges you. It’s also important to choose work in a field that’s stable and that will pay the bills.
Advanced manufacturing has a lot to offer career-seekers, from steady employment to personal and professional … Read More