Ed4Career Blog

The 9 Mentors You Need

By Kris Powers | January 31st 2017


Look for mentors that know when to step in, when to push, when to teach and when to inspire.

Going Back to College has Never Been Easier

By Kris Powers | January 24th 2017

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Eliminate the high cost of college and take our low-cost, online, self-paced courses. You will earn college credits eligible for transfer within our network of accredited colleges and universities while saving money!

Work Smarter, Not Harder: 10 Great Tips

By Kris Powers | January 17th 2017

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Are you looking for new ways to increase productivity without putting in more hours? Here are ten tips to help you work more efficiently and more productively without expending any additional effort:

Bettering Yourself in 2017

By Kris Powers | January 10th 2017

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For the last few years, my daily mantra has been, “Today, my goal is to be better than I was yesterday.”

Ten Tips to Prevent Holiday Stress and Depression

By Kris Powers | December 13th 2016

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With the frenzied pace of the holiday season (activities, guests, shopping, parties, baking, etc.) it’s no wonder that stress and depression can seem an inevitable part of the festivities. However, with a little planning, there may be a way for you to enjoy your holiday time a little bit more!

10 Tips for a More Productive Winter Break

By Kris Powers | December 6th 2016

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The holidays are a great time to catch up with friends and family (as well as catch up on sleep!). But after the first few days of relaxation and overeating, you might find yourself a bit bored and looking for something to do. Instead of sitting around and letting the weeks go by, here are some tips to make your winter break more productive.

Six Apps for Students

By Anonymous | November 29th 2016

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Learn more about some of the great iOS and Andriod apps for students designed to help them better utilize and optimize their time.

Developing an Attitude of Gratitude

By Kris Powers | November 22nd 2016

Thank you!

Did you know that expressing gratitude can improve the quality of your health and even add years to your life expectancy?

Holiday Time Management Tips for Online Students

By Kris Powers | November 15th 2016

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Many students say the holidays can be a somewhat overwhelming and stressful time. Setting time management processes in advance can help beat the stress of juggling family obligations, holiday commitments, and your course load.

Military Family Appreciation Month

By Kris Powers | November 8th 2016

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November marks the beginning of a month-long celebration of the Military Family in which the Department of Defense and the nation will honor the commitment and sacrifices made by the families of the nation's service members.