Emily Gillespie-Lord is a writer and artist. In addition to writing education guides for BestColleges, she has written and illustrated comics and two children's books. Her work has appeared at PAST-TEN magazine and other publications. Emily lives in Texas with her husband and their two dogs. She holds a bachelor's degree in English and writing from Missouri State University.
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How to Maintain Your Technical Portfolio
Organizing your skills is difficult, especially in programming and tech. Learn how to maintain your technical portfolio for the job hunt.
How to Become a Family Counselor
Counseling and psychology students hope to make a difference in people's lives and relationships. Learn how to become a family counselor.
How to Become an Occupational Therapist
Aspiring healthcare professionals hope to make a lasting impact in their patients' lives. Learn how to become an occupational therapist.
Get Certified as a CNA: State by State Requirements
Certified nursing assistants are vital to the healthcare system. Learn how to earn a CNA certification in your state.