Why Volunteering is Good for Your Spirit and Resume

Twice a year, Ashford University students and alumni join together with Ashford staff and faculty for a coordinated volunteer event known as Heroes […]

6 Ways an Online MBA Benefits Your Career Goals

If you’re thinking about going back to school for your MBA, it’s important to identify what your goals are and how earning your […]

Benefits of Dressing Professionally When You Work or Study from Home

You plan on working or studying from home today. To prepare for the occasion, you break out your comfiest pajamas, your laptop, and […]

How to Get College Credit for Work Experience

As anyone who’s gone back to college after some time off will tell you, maximizing the number of credits you can transfer from […]

How an Online MBA Can Be a Ticket to a New Career

Why do people pursue higher education – especially graduate degrees – in the first place? Many of the students polled in a Facebook […]

How to Tell Your Boss You’re Pursuing an Online MBA

You’ve decided to enroll in an online MBA program. Congratulations! You’ve taken an important step toward advancing your professional and personal development. If […]

How to Perfect Your Elevator Pitch

The idea behind an elevator pitch, or elevator speech, is that if you run into someone you want to connect with in an […]

Employers Respect an Online MBA

There are many reasons to go back to school and pursue an MBA, but a big one on most people’s lists is the […]

How to Brand Yourself to Advance Your Career

What makes you stand out from the hundreds of thousands of students graduating alongside of you? It’s not all about your GPA, even […]

Resume Checklist: How to Make Your Resume Flawless

With time and attention spans in short supply today, just six seconds determine whether a hiring manager will give your resume further consideration […]

How to Choose the Right Career Path

Some people are lucky. They’ve known since grade school what they wanted to be when they grew up, and they’ve pursued that path […]

Ten Different Ways to Make Your Cover Letter Stand Out in a Good Way

In today’s competitive job market, it’s more important than ever that you stand out from the crowd. One way to set yourself apart […]