L.A. Area Technical Writer Entered Technology Field Ahead Of Curve“I encourage aspiring technical writers to practice instructional writing at every chance,” said Marc Fishel, a seasoned scribe and owner of High-Tech Publications.
L.A. Becomes Home Base For Former Travel Nurse“The satisfaction we get from our jobs, in having the ability to touch so many people’s lives and having them touch ours, is truly priceless,” said Jonell A. Ksiazkiewicz, a registered nurse.
L.A. Professor Preps Next Wave Of Information Security Analysts“I advise [aspiring information security analysts] to take classes in cyber-security and earn certificates dealing with the different areas of data and information security," said Dr. Joseph Otto.
L.A. Laboratory Scientist Uses Technology To Better Patients' Lives“I just never stop learning and continuing to push myself to become a better person that serves people who are in need,” said Alvin Castillo, a clinical laboratory scientist.
Groundskeepers Are Needed Year-Round In Los AngelesTo advance in the growing fields of horticulture, arboriculture or landscape design in L.A., formal education and experience are a must.
L.A. Math Professor Encourages Students To Excel In All Areas“You must understand that mathematics is a very challenging discipline that requires creativity, hard work, determination, tenacity and perseverance,” said Grant Fraser, chair of the mathematics department at California State University, Los Angeles.
Financial Managers With Degrees And Skills Reach Success In L.A.“To be successful as a financial manager, you must build a strong foundation of accounting and business skills,” said Carla Spalding, a controller at Santa Monica College.
L.A. Educator’s Career Grounded In Several Vocational DisciplinesBefore Paul D. Witman became the director of undergraduate business and economic programs at California Lutheran University, the associate professor was developing computer software programs.
Ward Clerks Help Medical Facilities In L.A. Run SmoothlyLisa Barrett, a ward clerk transcriber at Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center, says her position in this expanding vocation is a daily blessing for her.
L.A. Teacher Acquaints Students To Social And Criminal Justice"Students need to learn to recognize the importance of not only advocating for themselves, but for others within their community," said Christina Soliz.
Veterinary Services In L.A. Are Similar To Human HealthcareVeterinarians in Los Angeles rely on a number of diagnostic procedures and treatment plans for ailing animals, ranging from ultrasound technology to chiropractic care.
L.A. Firm Uses Traditional Marketing To Shape Public Social ViewsPR expert says public relations specialists must learn how to handle the traditional side of communications and social management.
Business-Savvy Real Estate Brokers Find Employment Jackpot In L.A.Tami Pardee, owner of Pardee Properties, says Los Angeles is now a bustling market for licensed and knowledgeable real estate brokers.
Technologically Smart Financial Managers Are Successful In L.A."Today’s technology allows managers to better identify and forecast revenue sources, perform market analyses quicker, control operating expenses more efficiently, fine-tune inventory and logistics and improve labor costs," says Refalo.
L.A. Becomes Employment Hot Bed For Medical SecretariesLos Angeles' impressively high employment level for medical secretaries is projected to grow even further over the next seven years.