Degrees defined: PhD, Master, Bachelor, Associate–all about that expensive piece of paper called your degree.
Breaking Generational Cycles: What Is It Like To Be The First College Graduate In Your Family?
Jordan Douglas Blair, my baby brother, I refer to him that ironically as he is 6’4” and I come in at just barely 5’3” succeeded in breaking a generational cycle. Something many dream of but few actually achieve.
How To Choose A Major : A Complete Student Guide
How to choose a major field of study can be a difficult decision. A major is a specific subject area college students specialize in. Typically, between one-third and one-half of the courses you’ll take in college will be in your major or related to it.
7 Trends In Indian Higher Education Every Indian Must Know
Of these, in today's era of knowledge economy-led growth, human capital will have the most significant impact on socio-economic growth for decades to come.
Scholarships For Red Heads With Blue Eyes
You might have always thought that you can get scholarships based on your educational background. But there are some of the scholarships which you most often get a hold of based on your physical characteristics. This is quite a surprising thing to talk about, but this is the reality! There are so many weird scholarships for the students out of which redheads with blue eyes scholarship have grabbed the attention of the students all over the world.
From Amish to MBA
I grew up Amish, and I wrote a short story called Amish Memories. Growing up I used to do the strawberry sales and baked goods from the back of the buggy or the side of the road and even carried the baked good to the neighbors and as a young 5 year old started charging $3.25 for the pies instead of $3.00 that my aunts asked me to charge for them. That was my first entrepreneurial efforts, to, instead of relying on tips, I was now charging a delivery fee.
Picking Your Doctoral Topic
Before I begin spitting the advice, let me introduce myself. I am Dr. Jhoanna Amigable. I am a Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Administration. I am currently a business analyst in a public healthcare facility and worked full-time (and then some) during my doctoral journey. I'm probably like you - I have a family, friends, a career, pets, etc. etc. and I've been trying to navigate this thing called "adulthood" for quite some time. Balancing anything extra on top of a career and family is far from easy, but it's possible! I have a passion for helping people get through things that might be weighing heavy on their shoulders (like a doctoral dissertation) and leaving a positive effect on people that I encounter. So I hope this helps you in one way or another.
5 Things to Consider Before Doing a PhD
It is no secret that a PhD is undoubtedly one of the most difficult tasks a person can do. So, before thinking about pursuing a doctorate, it is essential that you first understand everything it involves to ensure that it is for you. In fact, there are many reasons why it needs to be seriously considered - some of which you may not even be aware of.
5 Things To Know About Majoring in Accounting
Accounting is an attractive career for many people. While some may think that accountants only handle taxes, there are many more branches that one can pursue. There are investment accountants, auditors, project accountants and financial advisors. Because of the stable career and opportunities that this job provides, many students may be interested in majoring in accounting. It is important to know if one is fit to be an accountant and what the job market looks like for newcomers. Consider these five things that you need to know before officially choosing accounting as your major.
Earning a PhD in Education at 66
I am a 66 year old senior citizen and started my PhD online almost two years ago. By the end of next summer, I will be half finished with my PhD in Higher Education Administration and Leadership. With that degree, one can be a professor or the President or Vice-President of a University or a College.
Getting My Master's
So, I originally got my BA in Sociology and Anthropology back in 2016. I did not know if I wanted to go further and get my MA. I spent time working in the field with kids in the system and then I started working with adults with disabilities. Earlier this year, I had decided that I wanted to apply for a graduate program given my job has a relationship with some universities for certain programs. I applied for the graduate program for Applied Psychology focusing on Applied Behavior Analysis. I got in and now I am busting my behind trying to make grades.
Role of Digital Credentials in Education
Digital Credentials have transformed the way on how we take online courses. However, we can also see how Digital Credentials are sneaking into education. If you are a student or if you are working for the education sector, you need to have a clear understanding about the nature of impact that these online credentials will create on education. Then you will be able to take appropriate measures to get the most out of them.
Make a Difference as a Public Administrator
Now more than ever, the world needs people with the drive, motivation and passion it takes to make a difference. The world needs selfless leaders and creative thinkers, those who lead by example and know how to put others before themselves.