Alyssa Colton, Ph.D., worked in higher education for 20 years as a professor, mentor, tutor, and college-high school liaison. Her work has been published in Glamour, Mothering, Associated Writing Programs Job List, and Parent.co. She has a Ph.D. in English (creative dissertation) from the University at Albany, SUNY.
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Explore the difference between people operations and human resources and learn about jobs you can get in both fields.
7 High-Paying Careers in Healthcare Administration
Healthcare administration offers many opportunities for high-paying careers. Learn more about what you'll need to launch your career in healthcare.
How to Handle Your First Performance Review
Your first job performance review can be intimidating. Be prepared by taking stock, clarifying goals, and being open to feedback.