News Hub Archive

working together in an office
March 12, 2019
  Business attire, regular work hours, a stocked supply closet, and frequent interaction with coworkers: these are just some of the great things about working in an office. Does it sound great to you? If so, you might want to explore the kinds of office jobs that are out there. Here are some positions that are likely to offer a 9-5 gig with consistency, benefits, and a professional work environment:  
Campus Events
March 7, 2019
Mt. Pleasant Student Success Coordinator Emily Ross has established Emily’s Career Closet at Career Quest’s (CQ) Mt. Pleasant campus. Students are welcome to stop in and get the clothes they need at no-cost, so they can put their best foot forward for their externships and job interviews.
preschool teacher and her students
March 7, 2019
  Do you love working with children? Did you know that you could turn that passion into a career? But before you start on the path, find out if you have the right skills. Here are the 5 most important skills you’ll need as a child care assistant.
dad reading to his daughter at preschool
Career Quest Advantage
March 5, 2019
  Did you know that even before children can speak, they like when you read to them? Lots of studies confirm the many benefits of reading to kids—regardless of their age. It teaches them to listen and speak and interact with the world around them. Whether you’re a parent or a caregiver, these are some of the reasons it’s important to read to preschoolers:
kids in at their daycare center
Career Quest Advantage
February 28, 2019
  Do you love children and think a career in childcare could be a natural fit? Well, before you jump into your new career, consider your options. Just like parents choose a childcare setting that’s right for their children, you’ll need to decide what work setting works best for you: a daycare center or a private home.  To help you make the decision, it’s important to understand the two main childcare settings and the benefits and challenges of each.