Career

Being the principal of a school, whether it is at the elementary school, middle school, or high...Read more

NEW survey reveals top resolutions for 2016 and expert advice for realizing educational goals.  According to a Harris Poll conducted on behalf of Brandman University, 67 percent of adults are making New Year resolutions for 2016.  Of those, 26 percent are planning to make an education/career resolution.Read more

All too often, a college degree becomes a means to an end, a way to make more money, advance your career, or earn prestige. While an education can do all of these, it’s important to realize that you are investing in your greatest asset – yourself. By balancing your work, school, and life, you will be able to dig deeper into your studies without allocating more time for them.Read more

There was a time in the not-too-distant past when young adults completed high school, moved swiftly into a job or trade apprenticeship, started a family, or - entered a four-year traditional university to work toward their college degree. Enter the modern age, where higher education has received a much needed facelift.Read more

Entrepreneurs exist in every arena, from corporate America to political circles, consumer electronics and beyond, there are lessons out there that can help you build your own business. We take a look at those that came straight from the lips of some of the greatest influencers of our time to inspire new college grads to go forth and change the world.Read more

When you brand yourself you are aiming to portray who you authentically are and what you want to be known for. As you embark on your job search, it is helpful to have a well rounded understanding of yourself, the ideal employer, industry and job opportunities to show the company you choose to interview that you are the best candidate for the position.Read more

LinkedIn is dominating the digital world for professionals and job seekers who use it as an online resume, a portfolio and a networking tool. Leverage some of these LinkedIn best practices and build a stellar online presence so employers can discover you and your talents.Read more

This is probably a very acceptable way to make a date with a friend, but is it an appropriate model for all online communication purposes? The answer: Not if you expect to be identified as a professional.Read more

When TV newscaster Diane Sawyer was asked the secret to her success, she said, “I think the one lesson I’ve learned is there is no substitute for paying attention.” Although we love the taste of our favorite Starbucks drink, there are other ways to improve your concentration that have benefits that reach far beyond the report card.Read more

Fall has officially arrived and just as the leaves turn our wardrobes must shift along with them. Whether you are in a state of mourning the annual passing of summer or praising coat season, we're here to remind you that it’s important to look your best in the workplace. Here are some different looks for professionals to help them dress for success this fall season.Read more

“Family…where life begins and love never ends.” Our loved ones are the most important people in our lives, and oftentimes they are near the top on the list of reasons why many people go back to school to earn their degrees. They support us, motivate us and inspire us to always do our best. But once class has started and papers are due, how do we ensure we are still giving our family the quality time and attention they deserve?Read more

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