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5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Virtual Meetings

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a farther-reaching impact than almost anyone predicted — factories have shuttered, restaurants have closed, and schools have had to skip the bulk of their spring semesters. According to Business Insider, 85 percent of Americans are under some form of stay-at-home order — that’s more than 275 million people who are …

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Interview with Master of Science in Data Analytics Student

CSU Global is known for offering Future Facing degrees, and one of those programs is our Masters of Science in Data Analytics (MSDA). Hands-on experience is critical to students’ graduating with skills that employers need, which is why the university uses SAS, along with other programs, so heavily in our curriculum.   The following is a …

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Environmental Benefits of Online Education

As humans’ negative impact on the environment becomes increasingly apparent, Americans are beginning to take action. According to recent studies conducted by the Pew Research Center, vast majorities of those surveyed indicated that they took steps in their daily lives to reduce food waste, reliance on single-use plastics, and water consumption.  As you consider your …

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Using Online Platforms to Engage in Your Professional Community

Joining professional communities is vital to career growth. While in-person communities and networking events are beneficial (and worthwhile), make sure you’re not overlooking the many online platforms available to you for professional engagement. These platforms come in all shapes and sizes — from the big, recognizable ones (like LinkedIn) to small-business-focused sites (like Alignable). We’ll …

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The Importance of a Support System

Thank you to my husband Eric for all the love and support you gave me every single step of the way. I truly appreciate it and I couldn’t have done it without you. I would also like to say thank you to my four beautiful daughters. … Allowing me to step back and finish this …


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