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Smarter Ways HR Can Approach Education as a Benefit

Education benefits are a hot item in the HR toolkit. According to estimates by risk-management and advisory firm Willis Towers Watson, around 90% of midsize …

The Most Important Tool for Finding the Right Degree Program

Artificial Intelligence. Algorithms. Automated Decision Making. These are a few of the tools (not all of which start with an “A”) that are integrated into th…

An Online Degree Can Mean Many Things – Understand Your Options Before Choosing a Program

Online Education…Online Learning….e-Learning…Digital Learning…Distance Learning. These are a few of the many interchangeable names used to describe what I ca…

What Happens When You Click That “You Can Go Back to School” Ad

How 1 click led to 62 phone calls and over 260 emails – in 3 days!! It’s happened to all of us a hundred times. We go to a website for information or look at…

What’s Making Headlines in Non-Traditional Higher Education?

We talk to a lot of business leaders about education as part of employee career development, and many are interested in what’s happening in the world of high…

Online Graduate Degrees – Behind the Numbers

Graduate school students are more likely to be working professionals. As a result there is a big interest in online options for grad school in order to fit g…

The Devil’s in the Details: 7 Smarter Questions to Ask Before Starting an Online Degree Program

We’ve all had that unnerving feeling when we buy something expensive. Did I make the right decision? Did I spend too much? Did I do all the necessary researc…

5 Skills You Need to Be a Successful Online Student

Online learning is everywhere. It’s used by kids from pre-school to high school. It’s used by college students attending an on-ground campus. As almost every…

Programs of Choice: Online Education’s Single Biggest Advantage

The single biggest advantage online degree programs offer is choice. More options to choose from means greater opportunity to find the right program for diff…

New Year’s Education Resolutions that Stick

Getting (or finishing) a degree is a very popular New Year’s Resolution, but it can be an expensive mistake if you don’t do it the right way. Over the nearly…