- US Factory Orders Advance 1.8%
The truth of the matter is, that whether or not the manufacturing sector of the US economy is booming or slumping, folks will always need to go to their doctor for everything from their annual physicals to treatments for seasonal afflictions like Flu and the common cold. In fact, there are literally thousands of ailments and afflictions keeping medical offices humming regardless of factory output.
- Oil’s Downtrend Seems to be Ending
We all know that the price at the pump has come down significantly. The price of oil most definitely has a real and noticeable effect on economic output. But do you know what isn’t affected by low oil prices? Instances of swimmer’s ear, plantar’s warts, hay fever, acid reflux and countless other ailments that keep medical offices humming regardless of the price of crude.
- Housing Data Beats Market Expectations
Do renters get sick more or less often than those who own their own home? Guess what, it doesn’t matter! Whether more people are pouring money into homeownership or living in frugal rental properties, they will all require medical attention at roughly the same rate as statistically speaking. Ergo, the whims of the housing market do nothing to influence the extent to which medical offices hum with activity.
Perseverance is probably the most important ingredient to success. More than innate ability, more than luck, more than well-placed connections, sticking to it is the most common attribute of the world’s most accomplished people. Benjamin Franklin once said, “If you fail to prepare, prepare to fail”.
For students at the Allen School, determination and dedication are among the most important elements of success. With such busy lives, it can be hard to ensure there is enough time and energy to properly devote to studies; but it can be done which has become evident by the high number of graduates that Allen School produces each and every year.
If you’re having trouble keeping focused on the prize, consider the effort put forth by young Ciara Cetraro of Hawaii who, at age 17, has a perfect attendance record at school. Since kindergarten, Ciara has never missed a day of learning. Can we imagine that some of the days among the 17 year academic career were tough? Absolutely! But, to her credit, Ciara never stopped plugging away and her record is a testament to the grit and determination that will surely serve her well as she enters post-secondary education and eventually enters the job force.
Take a page from her play book and stick to your goals and dreams. Pep-talk over! Contact the Allen School today! We are enrolling now and cannot wait for you to become part of the Allen School family. Visit www.allenschool.edu to learn more.