Close the Skills Gap with Skills Not Degrees

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Colleges teach students to learn how to learn, but employers want graduates to have real-time skills to bring into the workforce. What options do you have if you want to get hired today, and what will the future bring?

Get a Clean Online Reputation in Time for Admissions

Get a Clean Online Reputation In Time for Admissions

If you’re getting ready to apply for a college, university, or internship, a clean online reputation will make all the difference.

4 Reasons Coding Bootcamps Make Better Entrepreneurs

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Coding bootcamps offer crash courses in computer programming skills to anyone willing to work hard and commit to an intensive training experience with like-minded students from all ages and backgrounds.

Story2: Write a College Essay that Sounds Like You

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If writing college admissions essays has you frustrated, check out this new online tool that will take you through the process step-by-step, and still let you sound like YOU!

‘Open College’ Offers Affordable Adult Degree

Open College at Kaplan University

If you are an adult learner with some college credit, but no degree, Kaplan University’s innovative new Open College will help you earn a Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies by combining prior credit with Kaplan courses and free open online resources!

Top 4 Degrees for Careers in Sports!

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Sports teams need to fill positions at all levels of their organizations from management to marketing to medical staff. If you’re looking for a career in sports, consider these degrees to help you launch your professional career using your greatest talents!

5 Tips to Finding the Best Online Learning Opportunity

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Online learning is a disruptive force that’s changing the way people access learning opportunities in higher education and elsewhere. A new study proving the effectiveness of online learning will soon bring even more opportunities into the marketplace.

Introducing Story2: A Completely Different Approach to College Admissions Essays

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Writing your college admissions essays can be stressful, especially if you are applying to a number of colleges, but there’s new online writing tool that can help! Story2 will take you step-by-step by step through the process of writing your college admissions essay until you have a draft you’re proud of!

How to Get Your Helicopter Parents to Hover Somewhere Else

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The web is more than just a tool for parents to keep track of you—it’s a door to exploring new opportunities, finding answers, and updating skills. Explore StudentAdvisor’s top 5 suggestions for using digital resources to guide your helicopter parents over new territory.

8 Ways to Stay Organized as an Online Student

8 ways to stay organized as an online student

If you’re earning your college degree as an online student, one of the most challenging aspects is staying organized. These 8 tips will keep you on track.

Midlife Career Change: 5 Tips to Finding Your Purpose

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Many people find reasons to make career changes in midlife. Make sure your next career will be the right one with these practical tips for focusing your strengths and interests into a recareering success story.

7 Things Parents Should Never Say during the Admissions Process

Parents and the Admissions Process

Going through the college admissions process is tough for a child. Parents: don’t make it harder! Here’s a comprehensive list of things to avoid.