Nicole Krempasky is a writer with a special love for research, ensuring people have the information they need to achieve their goals. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Print Communications from Arcadia University and a Master’s Degree in Journalism from Edinburgh Napier University. In her spare time, Nicole likes to read (especially history), play with her dogs, bake, and indulge in all things British!
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10 Jobs You Can Get with an Online Degree
If you’re thinking about going back to school to earn a degree or new qualification, you’ve probably wondered if online school is really worth it, and if you’ll be able to get a job by the end of your program. Keep reading to find out some of the best jobs you can get with an online degree and how Penn Foster can help get you started.
Nov 22, 2022
7 min read
Advice from Penn Foster's Graduate of the Year
You’re enrolled in school and settling in, but you might be struggling to find balance, the best way to study, or you may just simply need help with coursework. Keep reading to learn how Penn Foster’s 2022 Graduate of the Year and veterinary technician graduate, Nicole Gonzalez, made it through her studies.
Oct 13, 2022
5 min read
How to Show Off Your Accomplishments in the Penn Foster Community
Graduation season is in full swing, which means it’s a great time to celebrate all you’ve achieved over the last few months and years. Check out how you can show off all your accomplishments to the entire Penn Foster Community and social media.
Jun 22, 2022
4 min read
10 Exciting Fitness and Nutrition Careers
The past few years have seen us face many changes and experiences. Some were very positive, such as finding new hobbies and taking the time to take better care of ourselves. We spent time exercising, both for our physical and mental health, and preparing more meals for ourselves since there were fewer alternatives. If you’re someone who took on these new challenges and have found continued enjoyment in them, you may want to consider turning fitness and nutrition into your job. Check out some of our favorite careers below.
Jun 13, 2022
9 min read
How to Be Included in the Yearbook
Graduation time is here again. This is a momentous event, highlighting all of your hard work through the months and years. While you’ll never forget your time at Penn Foster or the landmark you’ve reached, our online yearbook serves as a great way to recognize your effort and mark the special occasion, as well as recognize the achievements of your peers. Here’s all you need to know about the Penn Foster yearbook and how to be included.
Jun 10, 2022
3 min read
How to Boost Your Career in Fitness and Nutrition
Few things in life are better than having a job you truly love. To make this happen, people often turn to their hobbies. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics even states it’s a great way to find a new career, since doing something that you love can create a sense of purpose. If you’re someone who loves fitness and nutrition, you might want to consider turning that passion into a career. Keep reading to find out how Penn Foster can help give you the right skills and information to reach your goal.
Jun 06, 2022
4 min read
Graduates of the Year Finalists 2022: Overcoming Obstacles
Penn Foster alumni continue to impress and inspire us each and every year with their amazing achievements. This year, we received hundreds of Graduate of the Year applications featuring students who have persevered to overcome challenges, self-doubt, and new beginnings. It was hard to choose, but five students in particular stood out at the top of our list to be named Graduate of the Year Finalists. Here are their stories.
May 20, 2022
6 min read
How to Improve Your Gourmet Cooking Skills
If you love food, one of the best ways to really indulge in your passion is to improve your very own cooking skills. Whether you’ve got experience experimenting in the kitchen or you’re a total beginner, Penn Foster has the recipe to help you get on the path towards gourmet cooking.
Apr 19, 2022
3 min read
How to Become a Carpenter Online
Carpenters are creative, skilled workers who work on anything from small handyman-type projects to constructing houses and commercial buildings. They play an important role in ensuring our homes and businesses are well built and maintained. If you have a creative streak and like working with your hands, keep reading to find out how you can begin your career as a carpenter, all online.
Feb 14, 2022
3 min read
Penn Foster Helps Vet Tech Student Find Direction and Purpose
Stay at home mom, Kristy Donovan, wanted a job she was passionate about. The problem was that the closest program to her was a nearly two-hour drive away. Penn Foster’s self-paced, online Vet Tech Program allowed her to pursue her career goals without having to sacrifice time with family.
Feb 07, 2022
3 min read