Ting Pen

Ting is a ValuePenguin Co-Founder. She previously evaluated corporate mergers and acquisitions as a Financial Analyst at Citigroup.

What It's Like Being a Psychologist

Ildiko Tabori spent five grueling years of life earning a Ph.D. in psychology, and she didn't enjoy it. But she knew it was just the...

Going to School to Be a Dentist -- Professor Q&A

We asked Karimbux, who is also the editor about Journal of Dental Education, about the future of his field, plus what the next wave of...

What's It Like Being an Electrician?

In this article, we explain and lay out what the life and work of an electrician can look like. If you're interested in learning more about...

The Best Big Cities for 10 Popular Careers

Whether we go into the office for a 10 a.m. stand-up meeting or are up and at ‘em by 8 as a suited professional, location matters. And many...

Best Cities for Photographers

Here at ValuePenguin, we consider four... when determining which cities are best for these artistic pros to live and work: number of jobs,...

What It's Like Being an Auto Technician

"Most of the guys that went to school with me say, 'We all thought you’d grow up to be a doctor or something,'" Malone, who works for Menke...

Professor Talk: Teaching Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Arno Kolz, an associate professor in Manhattan College's psychology department, told ValuePenguin, "All companies lose money based on...

What It's Like Being a Dentist

There are some professions that all of us feel familiar with, even if we've never lived them personally. At least, this is David Blackman's...

Best Cities for Psychologists

Far be it from us at ValuePenguin to tell psychologists how to think about their work. But, please, take the couch, feel free to stretch...

Best Cities for Massage Therapists

Massage therapy doesn’t require extensive years of advanced schooling, and professionals earn around $36,000 per year on average. What’s...

Best Cities for Bus Drivers

School buses keep an estimated 17.3 million cars off of the road each morning, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. And that...

Best Cities for EMTs

An Emergency Medical Technician might respond to 8 to 10 service calls during a 12-to-16-hour shift on a given day and night on the job....