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The Efficiency of Attending College Online

While traditional campuses have been the primary choice for the majority of students in the past (mostly because they were the only available option), attending an online college is becoming increasingly common. One reason for this change is that students are realizing that attending classes online can be more efficient, especially when juggling work-life balance, …

Using Social Media as a Job Search Tool

You may have noticed that searching for a job has changed over the years. What was once limited to newspaper listings and “help wanted” signs has now opened up into the vast world of the internet, where technology can assist with every step of the employment process. One tool that now benefits many job seekers …

Upgrade Your Study Skills — Here’s How

Perhaps it’s been awhile since you’ve taken classes, or you’re returning to school after years of being in the workforce. If so, you may feel like your study habits could use some improvement. When attending classes, especially in an online environment, it is important to cultivate the skills and find surroundings that are conducive to …

Taking a Quick Break from Courses? Keep Your Brain in Learning Mode

Traditional students usually have a few breaks during the school year and for summer months, which can be both beneficial and detrimental to learning, depending on how they use their off-time. As a nontraditional student at CSU-Global, you have more control over when you take your breaks, since courses start on a monthly basis, year-round. …

The Winning 2018 Resume Template for Career Success

Makeda Waterman is a career blogger whose work has been featured on Glassdoor, CNBC, and other media outlets. Here, she shares her advice and tips for creating a resume that will impress potential employers. As I stepped into my first college class, I had a dream of completing my degree so I could find my …