Ed4Career Blog

Understanding Adult Learners

By Kris Powers | April 11th 2018

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In this article, we share a few adult learning principles.


Self-Sufficiency: There's something in the "Doing"

By Kris Powers | April 4th 2018

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Depending on others is great, but depending on yourself? It’s priceless.


10 Lifelong Learning Hacks

By Kris Powers | March 28th 2018

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Lifelong learning, research shows, can make you richer, healthier, and happier.



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According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, up to 60 percent of men and 50 percent of women will experience a traumatic event at least once in their lives.



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Time. We all have 168 hours a week. How we allocate that time is just as different and unique as we are as individuals.


The Face Behind the Content

By Kris Powers | March 7th 2018

I wanted to take a moment and introduce myself. I’m Kris, and I blog for Ed4Online. I’m a real person, with a family, pets, friends, and a job I love.


Find Time for Yourself

By Kris Powers | February 28th 2018

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There are always things vying for your attention. But what about finding time for yourself? If you are like me, you take care of everyone’s needs first, and oftentimes find your energy depleted.


5 Reasons Why Adult Students Succeed

By Kris Powers | February 21st 2018

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More than 40 percent of Americans enrolled in colleges are adult learners – students who are 25 years old or older - and many colleges and universities are just starting to consider their diverse needs.



Skill advancement

Skill areas that experts recommend you brush up on for you to remain marketable through 2026.


5 Benefits of Upskilling

By Kris Powers | February 7th 2018

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Do you sometimes feel stuck in a rut at work? Are opportunities for advancement passing you by? Have you considered looking for a new position, but feel that your knowledge and skills may be a bit rusty? It’s time to upskill with Ed4Online!