Looking for a job? Don’t Make these Seven Job Fair Mistakes!

Want to save time, money and energy while looking for a job? Attending a job fair is a great place to start because it brings together many employers in a particular industry or region that are there, specifically to find dedicated and qualified candidates (that’s you!). Statistics say that 80% of open jobs aren’t published and are acquired through networking …

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[QUIZ]: Which Cosmetology Job is Right for You?

Which Cosmetology Job is Right For You? You got beauty on the brain and on the social feeds. But with all of the stylish career paths to take, which cosmetology job is a flawless fit for you? Will you nail it as a manicure technician? Maybe you’re a shear genius when it comes to trims! Take our 5-minute quiz to …

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Corpus Christi Map & City Guide!

When you think of Texas, what might come to mind is cowboy hats, boots and tacos; however, you have not experienced all that the great state has to offer until you have seen a Corpus Christi beach. In case you forgot that Texas is a coastal state, South Texans and tourists alike enjoy their share of surf and sand and …

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Rio Grande Valley Map & Cities Guide!

The Rio Grande Valley gets its name from the Rio Grande River which separates the great state of Texas and neighboring Mexico. It is the southernmost tip of Texas and is one of the fastest growing regions of the United States (Valley Central). It is a hub for healthcare, manufacturing, shipping and farming. Meanwhile, tourists and locals alike flock to …

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San Antonio Map & City Guide!

If you ask any Texas tourist about what they would find on a San Antonio map, at least one of two things will certainly come to mind. It is certainly hard to forget the Alamo ever since Sam Houston’s battlecry went down in our great state’s history. The other is the Riverwalk which is well-tread by locals and visitors alike. …

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Austin Map & South Austin City Guide!

Austin is more than plaid-and-denim-loving hipsters, taco trucks and late-night live music. Besides the Texas state capitol building, Austin is also home to Southern Careers Institute’s corporate headquarters and campus–both located in South Austin. With the city expanding and growing in leaps and bounds, it can be hard to keep up with what’s happening. Thankfully we leaned on our very …

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What Kind of Welding Supplies Do I Need? [VIDEO]

SCI: What do you want new welders who are just starting out to know in regards to getting ‘geared up’ with welding supplies? Christopher Kish (CK): Look for quality equipment rather than flashy. Some quality name brands to start with are DeWalt, Milwaukee, Radnor, and Lincoln Electric. Airgas is a great company to start with and SCI welding students receive …

Basic Medical Terminology Quiz!

QUIZ: Do you know your basic medical terminology? From basic anatomy to physiology, and terms that every medical profesh knows. Take this quiz to see how you stack up! NO GOOGLING ALLOWED! :stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye: What does ‘HIPAA’ stand for? What is the longest bone in the human body? What is the biggest organ? Which of the following is FALSE about EKG’s,  ECG’s, …

The Best Cosmetology Schools in Texas

You are drawn to all things sparkly, bright and on-trend and you can’t stop re-pinning awesome hair and nail trends to incorporate into yours and your friends’ looks. After considering a few options, you are finally going to live your dream as a cosmetologist. The thing is, how do you know how you are going to get the best training? …

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Why I Love SCI Texas

Nicolette – Medical Assistant – SCI Austin Keshia – Medical Assistant – SCI Austin Cynthia – Pharmacy Tech – SCI Corpus Christi -Wayne “Scott” GreeneWayne Greene – Director of Education – SCI Corpus Christi Wayne Greene – Director of Education – SCI Corpus Christi Jennifer – Medical Assistant – SCI Pharr -Albert HuangAlbert Huang – Gen Ed Instructor – SCI …