education

Tag

a drawing of a smiley face with an arrow pointing at it
The Value of Knowing How to De-EscalateIf you’ve ever worked in customer service, you’ve probably had to deal with an angry customer before. Indeed, people angry about their service, a product, or experience will take their issues out on unsuspecting employees. Obviously, it’s never okay to scream at or abuse representatives, but it does happen....
Read More
woman with a mug that says "like a boss"
Benefits of Being Your Own AdvocateIt’s important to know how to advocate for yourself. You should pursue what you need from a situation, whether in a relationship or at work or school. Indeed, it can be difficult to find the confidence to speak up. In most cases, however, you must self-advocate to succeed.Self-advocacy is the...
Read More
difficult roads lead to beautiful destinations
Why You Should Become a MentorIf you’ve ever been interested in mentoring others, you probably wonder what makes a great mentor. It’s more than being knowledgeable in your field. Indeed, you need to provide advice that will uplift and benefit your mentee. Sometimes what’s best isn’t obvious – otherwise, we wouldn’t need quality mentors. Thus,...
Read More
signs saying we are hiring
Entry-Level Jobs in Criminal JusticeA criminal justice certificate is a valuable credential that can help you start your career. Indeed, this certification opens many possible job paths for you. You can choose to get just a certificate or combine it with a degree. Some employers and positions require a degree, but many only need a...
Read More
Bible with flowers
Ministry Certificate Career PathsIf you want to pursue a new career with your local church or religious group, you should consider a minister certificate. These certifications are a great start for anyone looking to enter the field of ministry and other entry-level positions. Indeed, it can be difficult to decide what level of education you...
Read More
sign saying community is strength
Improving Your Non-ProfitRunning a non-profit is hard work. Many devise a brilliant idea to help their community but stall on the logistics. You need to know how to find money, maintain a budget, and keep your team on track to succeed. Truly, one of the biggest issues non-profits run into is financial. Simply, there isn’t...
Read More
university students studying
What Level of Education Should I Pursue?It can be difficult to figure out which level of education is right for you. Regardless of age, many people are still unsure about their dream career. If you feel the same, you’re not alone. Maybe you’re fresh out of high school or unhappy with your current job. Or...
Read More
first generation student struggling with schoolwork
Common Struggles of First-Generation StudentsMany first-generation college students have a hard time in their first year at school. Often, these individuals feel lost or unprepared for the university experience. Notably, the dropout rate for low-income first-gen students is quadruple compared to continuing-generation students. A staggering 89% don’t receive their college degree.Students who drop out cite...
Read More
young entrepreneur working on her laptop
How College Can Help Entrepreneurs Succeed Many young entrepreneurs think there is no reason to go to college or earn a degree. Notably, only around 50% of all business owners have a four-year degree or higher. Instead, these professionals use their wit and experience to find success. However, getting a degree or taking college courses...
Read More
lit forest, sign saying hope
The College Mental Health CrisisCollege students are one of the most stressed populations in the United States. Notably, some schools report that upwards of half of their student body report feeling moderate or severe stress. Between rigorous classes, essays and exams, and regular life events, this population can find it difficult to manage their mental...
Read More
1 2