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From the classroom, to the office, to the gym, to her work behind the bar, Sandra Possing has explored various careers after earning her bachelor's degree from UCLA. Read on to learn more about her exciting journey that has ultimately led to her goal of becoming a Life Coach.
Need some tips to help you get out of debt? Read on to learn more about what you can do to get that piggy bank full again.
Can't sit in a cubicle all day and send emails or crunch numbers? Consider a career that gets you outdoors! A land surveying career lets you blend your technical skill with a love for the outdoors. Learn more about how this important profession can get you out of the office and into the sun.
Study Shows Online Education Enrollment is Up 17 Percent: Schools.com Launches Online Student Resources to Help
A new study shows online education enrollment is up 17%. Schools.com provides you with a free, 58-page downloadable with behind-the-scenes interviews with online professors and online students who are a part of this explosive growth.
College graduates experience more career opportunities and higher earnings than those without college degrees. Read on to learn how online degree programs bring college education within your reach.
Certificate programs vary widely, as some programs are tailored to undergraduates, while others programs are tailored to graduates or those looking to advance in the workplace. Learn more about which type of certificate program could help you advance professionally.
Companies have products to sell and managers to manage those products. But what exactly does a product marketing manager do? Read on to learn more about how this position delves deeply into all aspects of a company and why it can be a very exciting career opportunity for those who are passionate.
If entertainment and business sounds like an appealing combination, read on to learn more about entertainment business degree programs.
Do you find yourself procrastinating when it comes to the big decisions in your life? Here are a few tips on how to embark upon a new career or pursue a quality education.
If you want to work for yourself and enjoy the freedom of owning your own business, consider earning a degree that specializes in web design and animation. Read on to learn how to capitalize on your web design skills to make a great career for yourself.
Though it can be a great experience, dorm life comes with a lot of distractions. If you need a little more quiet time while you earn your degree, consider exploring online degree programs that work for you.
Immigration reform may force human resource jobs to resemble those in the high-tech industry, where work visas for foreign workers are common.
Thinking about earning your doctorate degree? Read about Sara Baraldi's experience coming from Puerto Rico to the US, where she earned her doctorate degree in Theater Education.
There are a few questions you can ask to find out if someone you love - or yourself - is crossing the line between social drinking and problem drinking.