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Turn Your Associate Degree into a Bachelor’s

Earning an associate degree is a great investment in your future, and it’s undoubtedly helped guide where you see yourself in the future. The question remains, do you have the skills and credentials for the career you want?  A bachelor’s degree is the logical next step for a number of reasons. Mainly, millions of jobs …

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My Journey From Community College to CSU Global

As a CSU Global alumni, I wanted to share how I navigated my educational journey as a transfer student from community college. Choosing the right college is an important decision; for me, CSU Global was the right choice. Attending Community College First By the time I began my pursuit of college education, I had been …

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5 Ways to set yourself up for success on the job hunt

Whether you are currently looking for a job or not, it’s important to proactively set yourself up to stand out in the crowded market. Here are a few tips to get yourself ready for success on the job hunt. Optimise your LinkedIn profile.  LinkedIn is your first impression to the many hiring managers that might …

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5 Tips to Stay Motivated Under Stress

Former President Obama delivered a virtual commencement speech to all 2020 graduates. In that speech, he spoke about the current stressful situations that students face –- an economy in shambles, a pandemic, and having to stay distant from friends. But he ended that speech with talk of all of the opportunities that these situations have …

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Using Implementation Intentions to Achieve Your Goals

“Plans are useless, but planning is essential.” Some form of that quote has been attributed to several different people, including former president and World War II general Dwight Eisenhower, but the idea is sound. Plans change all the time. You might have planned to get a degree in four years, start a business, and become …

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