Online Degree and Career Articles and Advice

Online degrees are practical and give learners a great degree of flexibility in terms of time and location. Discover other reasons with our articles on managing time, making full use of distance learning tools, and advice on taking an online degree.

Online Degree or Campus Degree – Which Should You Choose?

So you have decided you want to earn a degree and now you face the big question: do you take your classes on campus or online? One thing you should know is that the meteoric rise in learning institutions offering online degrees has suddenly made online degrees a very real option for many prospective students.

Time Management for Full-time Employees

So you have a full-time job and you want to embark on a dazzling journey to get a new degree (or finally finish your degree), and the only realistic option for you is an online course. And you wonder to yourself: can I actually do my job and get this degree while I’m still working? Or is this the academic equivalent of shooting myself in the foot?

Time Management for Stay-at-Home Moms

It’s a well-known fact that students earning their college degrees –whether online or in the classroom — have a tough time managing both their coursework and their personal schedules, but what if you’re a stay-at-home mother (SAHM) or working-at-home mom (WAHM)

How to Enroll in an Online Degree Program

Are you considering going back to college and finally completing your degree? An online degree program is ideal for working professionals who want to switch careers or move ahead in their existing careers.

Top 10 Web Applications for Online Students

With the costs of a college education – whether traditional campus or online degree – finding ways to save time and money is crucial. Free Web apps exist all around to replace costly programs while freeing up space on your hard drive, and this top 10 list offers simple and cost-effective ideas for online students. So go ahead, dive in and have fun!

Career Advice

Advance Your Career in a Bad Economy

If your finances are taking a hit during this bad economy, one way you can help turn that around is by advancing your career through online education. As online degrees become increasingly more accepted, recognized and respected, now is an especially good time to get in the game.

Find Your Career By Horoscope

Each sign of the zodiac has specific traits and characteristics, as well as strengths and weaknesses, associated with it. Based on this general blueprint, it’s possible to assess which career paths would be a good match to each sign.

Go Green with Your Future Career

The Green movement is a political movement that advocates environmental conservation, sustainability, nonviolence, and social concerns. The movement includes political parties such as the Green Party and organizations like Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace. This effort to create the sustainable management of resources and the principle of “thinking globally, acting locally” is extending itself to business practices as more and more companies are “going green.”

I Want That Job! (As Seen On TV)

TV can be many things to many people: Full-time entertainer, time wasting distraction, window to the world, inspiration. Inspiration? TV? What are we thinking?

Make a Career Change Your New Year’s Resolution

You may be ready for a career change if you’re feeling job burnout, your job is causing you excessive stress, or the job outlook in your career field has worsened. Also, if your career has begun to bore you or your personal circumstances have changed, it may indeed be time to think about making that career change.

Top 5 Green Careers for a Hot Job Market

Having a green profession doesn’t mean you have to install solar paneling or start an organic vegetable garden. According to a recent article from the online edition of the British Broadcasting Corporation, the United Nations predicts green jobs will increase in the next few years. The following are just a few of the many green careers that will be in demand.

Top 5 Signs It’s Time for a Career Change

Are you ready for a career change? If so, you’re not alone. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average U.S. worker will have between three and five different careers in a lifetime. But how can you be sure you’re ready to take the dive? Read on to discover five signs it might be time to make a career change.

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