In this department, we will bring you in-depth profiles of a wide variety of some of the most exciting colleges, universities, and other types of schools and academies in America today.
Here is a sampling of our current articles on schools:
The 10 Best Startup Accelerators: Boot Camps for the Internet Entrepreneur explains about startup accelerators and profiles the companies offering the 10 best programs out there right now. A startup accelerator (or incubator) is a school where would-be Internet entrepreneurs turn their vision for an online business into a reality. Say you have a great idea for a new online product or service, but you don’t have much money or experience to start your own business. An accelerator brings together the talented people, the training, and the cash to get your business off the ground. An accelerator is essentially a boot camp for budding entrepreneurs, getting them as quickly as possible from their idea to “the action” of making the idea real. Our ranking is based on market presence and track record, as well as more intangible “coolness” factors.
The Best Programs for Clinical Hypnosis gives a thorough airing to the subject of hypnosis in the therapeutic setting. Reported clinical benefits of hypnosis include stress management, stopping to smoke, losing weight, alleviating or eliminating phobias, and coping with pain. If you want to use hypnosis to help people with health and personal growth, first you’ll need to become either a medical practitioner (such as a nurse, dentist, MD, or chiropractor) or a counselor of some sort (such as a clinical psychologist, counseling psychologist, or social worker). After that, you may want to pursue special training in hypnosis techniques. This article describes several reputable programs that offer training programs in clinical hypnosis.
Colleges and Universities is a list of the colleges and universities for which we have prepared special profiles. Each profile provides you with basic information about the college or university in question, including brief highlights, a detailed overview, a listing of educational programs, and notes on student life, faculty, the admissions process, and financial aid. To access a school’s special profile, just click on its name. Our list of colleges and universities profiles is constantly growing, so check back often!
Recognized Schools for Children with Autism provides a list of more than 30 schools in 13 states that offer outstanding programs aimed at optimizing academic learning and mental and emotional growth for children with autism spectrum disorders. Detailed descriptions of each school include therapeutic orientations, well-known faculty, staff-to-student ratios, and awards and other forms of public recognition. The list was compiled on the basis of extensive research on the Web, as well as information gathered from professional organizations and academic and medical experts via email inquiries.
The Best Online Baseball (and Softball) Hitting Academy introduces you to Chris O’Leary’s superb batting tutorial, offered via DVD and an accompanying client web site.
The Best Martial Arts Academy in America profiles Grandmasters Wing Chun, a truly outstanding martial arts academy founded by Grandmaster Steve Lee Swift in Oldsmar, Florida.
The Best Short Course in Economics is Chris Martenson’s “Crash Course,” first available on the web as a series of instructional videos and now in book form. Martenson details how the economy, energy, and the environment are converging in a way that will fundamentally affect our way of life.