6 Steps to Stellar Event Planning for Your Community

My job is pretty awesome. I have organized food drives, beach cleanups, park beautifications, and painting parties for Title I schools. Event planning […]

Why wait? What’s stopping you from going back to school?

You’ve thrown around the idea of going back to school for years. You’ve heard about the benefits and opportunities college graduates enjoy, but […]

Online Degree Programs for Modern Business Professionals

Modern business professionals know the skills you master give you an edge in your career. On-the-job learning is an important part of shaping […]

Uncommon Careers in Education

A Bachelor’s degree in Education doesn’t guarantee you’ll go to work as a teacher. Maybe you’re not willing or able to complete the […]

Does Your Career Match Your Body Clock?

If you’re making steps toward a new career path, you’ve probably asked yourself plenty of questions, such as: What am I good at? […]

How Working Moms Feel About Their Careers

The Pew Research Center published some fascinating numbers about women in business and working moms. In “10 Findings about Women in the Workplace,” […]

What “Working Mom” Means to Three Entrepreneurs

Mothers often have to work. Being a mom who works doesn’t have to mean long hours away from your children, though. A new […]

Working Moms Balance Home and Career

We invited speakers at the 2014 Forbes Women’s Summit (sponsored by Ashford University) to share their thoughts on being a working mom. Watch […]

The Degree You Choose Could Boost Your Income – Infographic

Many prospective students look at the price of college tuition and quickly decide against enrolling. Even though the average tuition in the United […]

7 Key Strengths Business School Graduates Bring to Small Business

The old notion that professionals with business school degrees only work at large multi-national companies is dead and gone. These days many business […]

Keys to Success for Women in Business

We asked around the 2014 Forbes Women’s Summit (sponsored by Ashford University) for thoughts on women in business. We got responses from a […]

Jobs for College Students

Need a job? It’s tough to find full-time work when you’re a college student. Many adult students think they have to quit school […]

Forward Thinking

Every day great ideas, advice, and information are discussed around the institution. This knowledge is shared with students, alumni, friends, and faculty, but on a small scale. This blog was created to engage a larger audience, a group of lifelong learners who read, think, and provide valuable feedback. Forward Thinking is meant to be more than a blog; it’s another way of learning – for us and for you.