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Best Commencement Address Takeaways for 2017 Grads

Though it’s really easy to get excited about graduating college, in can be very hard to find yourself moved by any commencement address. Think about it, you’re anxious about the future, maybe a little sad, have probably been outside for hours, and really … Read More…

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Tell Your Story and Push Past Networking Anxiety

Anyone who knows me well enough can tell you about my very real aversion to most conventions, among them, the traditional networking event. Something about the prospect of going into a room full of strangers— not necessarily to have fun per se— but … Read More…

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Online Education Offers The Perfect Balance

I wanted to share an inspiring blog posting about the value of online education, from a learner at Penn Foster Career Schools.   The writer, a student at Penn Foster, found that online education offers the perfect balance for her by allowing her work, pursue … Read More…

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