Success is something everyone strives to achieve in one way or another. Whether it’s personal or professional success (or both), most human beings look to reach their goals and feel as though they have met a self-established potential. How people reach success is a frequently discussed topic, the subject of countless... Continue +
Even though the practice of online education has graduated from novelty to mainstream, there are still some people concerned that there is a stigma attached to their degree because they are not attending a traditional, on-campus university. In a recent article written by Joshua Kim, he outlines why not only should that fear... Continue +
If you're thinking about pursuing an online nursing degree, there are many steps you can take to journey toward success. An article recently published on nursetogether.com offers some helpful advice for surviving nursing school. Here are four tips to help you succeed in your pursuit of online education: Stay organized. Use a... Continue +
If you are an LPN/LVN, you’ve probably considered going back to school to earn your degree and RN license. With the demand for qualified RNs on the rise, it’s a great time to start working toward a higher nursing credential. Earning your associate’s degree in nursing isn’t the only way to get your RN license—in fact, there are... Continue +
The College Network is pleased to announce its alliance with the National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) — a non-profit nursing organization formed in 1971, which represents 150,000 nurses, nursing students and retired nurses from the United States, Eastern Caribbean and Africa with 83 chapters in 34 states. The formation of... Continue +
THE NATIONAL FEDERATION OF LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSES AND THE COLLEGE NETWORK PARTNER TO PROMOTE ADVANCED NURSING EDUCATION   The College Network® is pleased to announce its partnership with the National Federation of Licensed Practical Nurses (NFLPN) — the professional organization for licensed practical nurses (LPN), licensed... Continue +
Most of my customers, before joining their program of choice, will make sure and research The College Network. I, for one, think that is fantastic, because it shows their passion for completing the right program to suit their needs. But, don't believe everything you see out there. The negative things you have seen across... Continue +
If someone asked you if you knew how to study, what would your answer be? For me it would depend on when that question was asked. Prior to college, I would have responded yes. It wasn't until I entered college that I realized I never learned how to study. For some reason, I was able to coast through my secondary... Continue +
Johnson & Johnson is nearing the tenth year of its Campaign for Nursing's Future, and the campaign continued with its 30th regional gala, which was held in Charleston, South Carolina on Thursday, November 3rd. Andrea Higham, director of the Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future, says "The Johnson & Johnson Campaign for... Continue +
According to a press release on Market Watch, The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association, has named Bassett Medical Center of Cooperstown, NY as the recipient of the 2011 Magnet Prize®. Magnet®-recognized organizations that provide the very highest level of nursing practices... Continue +
Seven years ago, I started working as a program advisor for The College Network, an organization that helps working adults earn college degrees.Since the majority of my time is spent with health care clients, I am constantly talking to nurses and administrators about the challenges they have with continuing their... Continue +
Successful graduates of an MSN education program enjoy many benefits in the healthcare industry. A masters degree in nursing education can help graduates understand the many nuances that are involved in the field of healthcare, as well as the broad scope of disciplines that are available to be trained. In addition to the deep... Continue +
Lean Six Sigma green belt training has been proven to be highly effective in many different types of quality control situations. This training has been known to help leaders in their respective organizations learn to not only recognize problems, but the reasons behind these problems that may be causing inefficiencies in... Continue +
LPN to RN
Registered nursing  is currently one of the hottest careers according to the Department of Labor and Statistics. While the reasons for this are numerous, this phenomenon can be attributed to a national shortage of RN's. Campus-based registered nursing programs required a large commitment of time that is almost impossible to... Continue +
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