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Awakening to the Costs After College
Awakening to the Costs After College

College can be an eye-opening experience when it comes to the reality of covering expenses once out from under your parents’ roof. However, the possibility of financial assistance from parents and student loans during college can often temper the true reality of the costs of life on your own. Paying lump sums for food, room & board, and tuition while […]

4 Ways to Keep Work Meetings Short, Sweet and to the Point
4 Ways to Keep Work Meetings Short, Sweet and to the Point

Whether at school with classmates or at work with co-workers, I always hated having to go to meetings that would drag on and on and really never seemed to get to the point, or if they did, it took way too long to get there. I mean, I had stuff to do, I had work that needed to get done, […]

Opportunities in the Pursuit of Education
Opportunities in the Pursuit of Education

The picture of post-secondary education has changed immensely over the past decade. With rising education costs, a large portion of graduates under heavy debt burdens, and the availability of online programs and the advancement of the Internet as a whole, getting a degree is a whole different ballgame than just ten years ago. With the issues of costs, debt, and […]

Building a College Budget
Building a College Budget

No matter if you decide to go to school at a college campus or online, or whether you are fresh from high school or are already in the workforce and heading back to school to continue your education, having a budget can be pertinent to your academic success.  You might be wondering how a budget could influence how well you […]

Harsh Workplace Realities
Harsh Workplace Realities

As a young adult, it can be difficult to know what it’s going to be like moving into the real working world.  Even if you’ve had part-time jobs in high school and college, it might not give you the same feel or experience as when you enter the environment in which your will pursue your true career path. And while […]

Productivity on the Go
Productivity on the Go

I like to travel, but as a self-employed individual, I often have to take my work with me when I go. Since the majority of my work is done from the privacy of my own home and on a laptop — much as a student might conduct his or her online studies — this means I can take my work […]

Application and Resume Issues to Watch Out for
Application and Resume Issues to Watch Out for

Whether you’re applying for college or a job, keeping a careful eye on your resume can make all the difference. Even just a slight error could be the thing that deters your application from being accepted, which in turn could has lasting repercussions on your educational and career future. Here are a few important items to watch for when submitting […]

Make a Career in Healthcare by Getting an Online Degree in Medical Billing
Make a Career in Healthcare by Getting an Online Degree in Medical Billing

Among a variety of online degrees such as nursing, education, psychology, MBA, business and computer science, medical billing is emerging as a great career too. The number of career opportunities available in medical billing is tremendous. The job of a professional Medical Biller and Coder is to take the pressure off health care specialists who are already exhausted with their […]

Move Ahead in Career with Online Masters Degree
Move Ahead in Career with Online Masters Degree

Online colleges have simplified the entire world of education. An online Masters student studying at an online college is not tied down to the routine format of a formal college. You can join any course among the numerous programs available at the respective online education providers. The courses however that a person chooses to pursue should be done from an […]

Have A Great Career With An Online Degree In Accounting
Have A Great Career With An Online Degree In Accounting

Accounting is absolutely essential for any business. If you have a head for figures and are already tied up in a job, but are looking for your career to take off once again, an online accounting degree may be the answer that will do magic in your case. Online education is doing wonders for all working adults that would like […]