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 […]

3 Unique Careers in Healthcare

If you are considering potential careers in healthcare or hoping to transition into the industry, keep in mind that opportunities aren’t always that […]

Watch: The Importance of Lifelong Learning

We prompted a few guests at the 2014 Forbes Women’s Summit (sponsored by Ashford University) to speak about the importance of lifelong learning. […]

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.