By | July 27, 2022

From Nursing School to Pulling a Paycheck: Becoming an LPN

Becoming an LPN is typically the first step into the field of nursing. Here’s a guide on how to go from Nursing School to your first paycheck.

Practical Nursing School: What It Takes To Become An LPN

When you graduate from practical nursing school, that’s just the beginning. Here’s what you can expect to experience after you begin your career as a licensed practical nurse.

New Dinosaur Discovery – Perhaps the Biggest Dinosaur of All Time

A new discovery could lead to an American dinosaur known as Alamosaurus being declared the largest land-living animal known to science. For a long time, this Late Cretaceous Titanosaur called Alamosaurus sanjuanensis was the only known representative of the Titanosaur group in North America. Recent fossil finds indicate that this dinosaur could be the largest land animal that ever lived.

Things To Know About LPN Programs

LPN programs are growing in popularity, and for good reason. Here are some frequently asked questions about LPN training to help decide if this might be the career for you.

Finding The Nursing Program That’s Right For You

These days, nurses are in higher demand than ever before. So for many, the question is not whether or not to enter the field, but how best to do it. Here are some tips in choosing the right nursing program.

Outstanding French Women – Matilda of Flanders

Matilda of Flanders confounded the traditional views of women in Medieval society and she influenced the history of both England and France. Born about 1031 she was descended from Charlemagne and was niece of the current King of France. She was married to William, Duke of Normandy, later known as William the Conqueror, William I of England but is remembered in her own right.

FCL 055 English Test

The Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA) requires an applicant for a holder of an Instrument rating (IR) to have the ability to use the English language for all communications. This includes radiotelephony and cross-cockpit communication as well as passive skill like reading documents, charts etc. in English.

The Perfect Decorations For Your Dinner Party

The author of this article suggests dinnerware and decorations that will spice up the life of a dinner party. Hosting a party can be easy, but making it memorable can be difficult. Decorating the party with unique pieces of dinnerware will help guest appreciate and enjoy the event.

Matric Results 2011 – Facts Behind Figures

The release of last year full-time Grade 12 results should be welcome though there is a lot to be concerned about. Although there has been an improvement of the past rate, the number of full-time candidates has been decreasing while that of part-time candidates has been rising. This needs to be investigated.

Make Your Video Better Using Stock News Clips

Any producer who does not use stock news clips is not only wasting valuable time and money, he is also lowering the quality of his presentations. Video news reels are short, finished pieces that can be dropped into a larger story. Three primary types can be used to enhance your video production: current news clips, archival clips and conceptual clips. Here is an explanation of each type of clip and ideas of ways they can be best used.

Carmine “Lilo” Galante – The Cigar

He was as vicious as Mafia boss Vito Genovese, as ambitious as Vito Genovese, and he was deeply involved in the heroin business as was Vito Genovese. However, Carmine “The Cigar” Galante, would not die of natural causes as did Vito Genovese (albeit in prison). Instead, Galante was murdered in one of the most memorable mob hits of all time.

China’s Influence Upon the Technology of Luster

This article will describe the creation of “luster” in the Middle East. It will also briefly sketch the role played by China in this creation long ago. The article will conclude with a tribute to the Eastern art works.

The Dutch Attempt Colonization In The New World

Engaging in a voyage for the Dutch East India Company, in 1609, Henry Hudson was seeking a Northwest Passage to the Indies and the spices and wealth of Asia. Hudson’s attempt was fruitless, but by it, learned that the mouth of Hudson River offered attractive possibilities for settlement, due to the fertility of the land and the possibilities of a profitable fur trade with the Iroquois Indians. The Dutch East India Company quickly lost interest in this region, after the attempt to find a passage to the Far East had failed. However, other Dutch businessmen quickly sent voyages to explore, what is now New York, to seek out these new business opportunities, which ultimately led to permanent settlement. An important figure was Adrian Block, who sailed to Manhattan in the year 1613 and discovered; the Housatonic and Connecticut Rivers, Rhode Island, and Block Island. In 1614, other Dutch ship owners secured trading posts in the area, leading to the permanent settlement of Albany.

Occupy the White House

It occurred to me recently that reform is impossible with the people we have elected; obviously our government works for the 1%. One of the best candidates we have for president is Buddy Roemer, but the system is so corrupt that they don’t allow him in the debates with one pretext or another; besides, the elections could be rigged.

The Old West Versus the New West

The wild frontier of the 1880s is alive in the hearts of many. But unfortunately, it seems to be a dead issue in the hearts of our younger generation. I can understand this because as cities grow and technology races forward, our children are extremely busy trying to keep up with our rapidly advancing world.