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Five Important Work Strategies I Learned While Earning My Communications Degree

“They don’t teach you anything you can use in real life!” Have you ever heard anyone complain about college like that? Many people feel that some college classes just aren’t worth their time because they don’t teach skills that are usable at work. Nothing could be farther from the truth! Very often at work, I …

Diversity

Workplace Diversity and Inclusion: Tips from a Change Agent

CSU-Global graduate student and Diversity Change Agent Nichelle Rogers addresses how everyone plays a necessary role in workplace diversity and inclusion efforts. Diversity change agents (DCA) envision a workforce that engages and embraces every employee as a valuable contributor. We seek to cultivate diversity in organizations, not only in the front line but in the …

Mentoring Online

How Does Mentoring Benefit Online Students? Part 2

In part 2 of this two-part series about mentoring, CSU-Global Alum Kimberly Hardy shares her personal experience and research related to mentoring and its importance for online students. From personal experience as a mentor, online mentoring programs offer a sense of organization, structure, and plenty of resources to facilitate meetings and provide support to both …