True story – Once upon a time there was a very shy 14-year-old candy-striper who volunteered in a hospital gift shop. She was so shy that when anyone she didn’t know spoke to her, her face would get flushed with red and her hands would tremble. Working in the gift shop was easy for her […]
Tag: Going back to school
How Should You Manage Your Time in School?
The phrase “time management” is somewhat of an anomaly since only events can be managed within a specific frame of time, but not time itself. Understanding this important aspect of time management may also help students avoid issues with procrastination and burnout, achieve their academic goals and cope successfully with work, family, and social dilemmas.
Overcoming the Challenges of Going Back to School
A common issue for students thinking about going back to school or making lifestyle changes, such as getting an entry-level job in health care, goes back to the challenges of returning to school. Time, money, and existing responsibilities can make people feel they cannot go back to school right now. However, you can overcome these […]
Google: Your Ultimate Study Tool
Google is so pervasive that it is officially listed as a verb in the Oxford English Dictionary. The famous search engine has grown to be more than just that. With a collection of useful apps that can be used across devices, Google is now the perfect study tool. And even better, it is all free.
8 (conflicting) tips on how to balance parenting and online study
Parents receive a ridiculous amount of unasked for, and often conflicting, advice.
My five top signs of a good school
I know a fair bit about schools. I have attended at least ten educational institutions since I was five years old. I have studied on- and off- campus, online and in-person, freshman and as a senior, technical and academic. Given I’m a self-proclaimed expert, I thought I’d share my top five signs of a quality […]
Study your way up the career ladder
“What’s the point of studying if I’ve already got a job?” you might ask. But, the real question you should ask yourself is “Do I want a career or just a job?”.
Five productivity systems to streamline your studies
At the moment I can feel life is getting the better of me. I’ve got assignments due, regular class work to keep up with, writing projects to complete, my house is a mess, and the demands of my children are never-ending.
Press Release for Training Scholorships
Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas to Offer Training Scholarships Immediately for Demand Jobs in the Metroplex
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