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Executive Chefs In L.A. Are Educated And Paid Well

By the time executive chefs start earning six-figure wages in L.A., they have already attained a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of seven years’ experience slicing and dicing.

04/13/2015

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Criminal Justice Degree Provides Many Career Paths In L.A.

California Lutheran University’s Cindy Lewis says career options in Los Angeles are plentiful for job seekers with a degree in criminal justice and a multi-disciplinary mindset.

04/13/2015

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Best Used Bookstores In Los Angeles

Here are a few well-established used bookstores in Los Angeles that continue to attract readers, researchers, film producers and faithful collectors of rare finds.

04/06/2015

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Best Family Hikes In Los Angeles

For a memorable experience, here are a few first-rate locations in greater Los Angeles that promise easy-to-negotiate treks, fun-filled days and remarkable vistas for the entire family to relish.

03/20/2015

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L.A.’s Sunny Weather Promotes A Need For Dermatologists

Dermatologists put in a lot of time and academic effort to become successful in Los Angeles, a sun-dominated city where most specialists are earning top-dollar paychecks.

03/16/2015

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Natural Sciences Managers In L.A. Find A Career Hotbed

Dr. James Rudd, Chair of CSULA’s natural science program, says employment opportunities for natural sciences managers are teeming in Los Angeles.

03/16/2015

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L.A.’s Job Outlook For Health Educators Is Bright-Eyed

Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center’s Elvira Garay says in order for health educators to better compete for jobs, they’ll need to know how to work with L.A.’s culturally-diverse population.

03/16/2015

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Best Places To Get An Irish Coffee In Los Angeles

With a host of Irish eateries and taverns scattered throughout and around L.A., here are a few places where you’ll find some of the more satiating, bone-warming mixtures of Irish coffee.

03/11/2015

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L.A. Is Covered By An Army Of Computer Support Specialists

Brian McGinn, a newly-hired engineer in Los Angeles, has joined the ranks of super-thinkers now moving into strategic formations to help protect computer systems from cyber invasions.

03/08/2015

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Education Never Stops For L.A.’s Successful Entrepreneurs

Lois M. Shelton, an associate professor at CSUN, says the need for tech-savvy entrepreneurs has skyrocketed in Los Angeles.

03/08/2015

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Astronomers Discover Rewarding Job Prospects In L.A.

Dr. Mike Shaw says California Lutheran University equips its physics majors with what they need in order to secure future employment in the natural science disciplines of astronomy and astrophysics.

03/08/2015

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24 Hours In Los Angeles

Even with the clock ticking away, there are many ways to experience the glory of L.A. within 24 hours, from both land and air.

02/28/2015

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In L.A., Skilled Phlebotomists See Job Prospects Escalate

Elissa Underwood, a phlebotomist at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, says employment prospects for those who draw blood from patients are plentiful in L.A.

02/28/2015

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Entrepreneurs Fuel L.A.’s Growing Tech Community

Barney Santos, a lecturer and business owner, encourages tech-minded entrepreneurs in Los Angeles to get off the fence and launch their own enterprises.

02/28/2015

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Business Leadership Starts With Solid Education In L.A.

Dr. Charles M. Vance says Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles strives to help mold the next generation of effective business leaders.

02/28/2015

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