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4 Resolutions Worth Keeping This Year

January 23, 2017 by Karen Grossman |

We have the best of intentions when making New Year’s resolutions. Somewhere along the way, many of us lose sight of the things we really need to improve. Maybe cutting sweets entirely isn’t realistic but if you can’t stick to your whole list this year, here are four resolutions worth keeping.

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5 Skills Employers REALLY Look for

November 30, 2015 by Kelly Paul |

Did you know there are skills employers look for in job applicants that aren’t necessarily in the job ads they post? And they’re important no matter what type of job you’re looking for.

  1. Emotional Intelligence

    Successful employees understand emotions, what causes them, and how to manage them

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Why Go To Graduate School

May 26, 2015 by Coventry Kessler |

Let's say you're in your 30s, married, with two kids, a bachelor's degree, and a job you're reasonably satisfied with. You know graduate school is time consuming, expensive, and often inconvenient. Even if you earn a graduate degree, there's no guarantee you'll get the job you want.So why should

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How To Choose The Right Online Bachelor's Degree

March 25, 2015 by Trina Gabriel |
As you consider options for earning an online bachelor's degree you may be asking:  
  • How do you know which degree is right for you? 
  • What can you do with a particular degree? 
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5 Secret Ingredients for a Successful Career Change

September 24, 2014 by Kelly Paul |

Transitioning from one career to another can be challenging, so we're sharing some easy ingredients employers have told us make a career change candidate stand out.

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Tips for Successful Group Work as an Online Student

July 09, 2014 by Kelly Paul |

Any time a college or university course requires group work, coordinating it can be a challenge. Especially when all group members are online students and dispersed around the world, that challenge grows exponentially. To make sure you're prepared for that class requiring a group project or

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Defining the Workplace X Factor

July 09, 2014 by Kelly Paul |

UNCG's Division of Continual Learning (DCL) conducted research with the Educational Advisory Board (EAB) to identify in-demand workplace skills that employers in the Triad, Triangle, and Charlotte metropolitan areas of North Carolina seek in their college graduate employees. More than 36,000

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