Employers looking for soft skills

Employers are looking hard for soft skills

The job market has long been friendly toward workers with technical skills, but there’s an increasing demand for soft skills now, too. The rapidly changing economy now demands employees with well-rounded skillsets. Employers are seeking candidates who are skilled speakers, writers, managers, and collaborators as well as those with good analytical skills. READ MORE.

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Going back to school

Making the Choice to Go Back to School

Are you ready for the challenge of going back to school?   The decision to go back to school as an adult can be a complex one. Prospective adult students face many complicating factors that “traditional” students usually don’t think about. With families, community obligations, jobs, and household duties, free-time is limited for adults interested in returning to college.

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Part-time study for adults

Full-time vs. Part-time: Which is Best for You?

Weigh the pros and cons of full-time versus part-time to create the course schedule that fits your lifestyle. As an adult student, you have a variety of unique decisions to make as you proceed down the pathway toward higher education.  Aside from the typical decisions of where to go to school and what you want to study, you will

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Time management for students

8 Time Management Tips for Adult College Students

A successful college student is someone who knows how to manage their most critical resource—time. Here are eight time management strategies to help adult learners like you fit college into your life: 1 – Establish priorities Not all tasks are essential. Make a prioritized list. Some tasks can wait. Some tasks can be delegated. Some tasks can be tossed.

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Syracuse University ranks #1 for veterans!

Military Times released its Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 rankings, and Syracuse University has been named the best private school in the U.S. for service members, military veterans and their families. Overall—among all public and private colleges—Syracuse ranks #3. The Military Times’ annual ranking is an editorially independent news project that recognizes colleges for their service to veterans. University

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