Choosing the Best Degree for You

A college education is an investment in your future, which means that choosing a major is a decision that often comes with some […]

The Highest Starting Salaries by College Degree

With the cost of college being what it is today – $40,000 for a four-year degree based on in-state tuition at a public […]

Is This The Right Time to Pursue Your MBA?

Whether it is a student finishing up their undergraduate degree or an experienced business professional looking to take their career to the next […]

Together Everyone Achieves More

Teams are more than just a collection of people; teams produce synergy and create an outcome that is greater than the simple sum […]

Stay Effective! A Quick Refresher for Managers

Organizations are fluid and dynamic. They are social structures with individuals at their very core. Knowing an organizational dynamic is impossible without getting […]

Building a Better University through Accreditation

Accreditation: that one word has been a central focus for the leadership at Ashford University for the past several years. It has certainly […]

Top 5 Things Students Need to Know About Online Learning

Many students are drawn to online learning for the convenience and flexibility it offers. For working adults, the benefits of online learning go […]

The Benefits & Challenges of Attending Online Business School as a Working Adult

Online business schools can make all the difference when it comes to achieving your educational and career goals without taking time off from […]

Five Tactics for Multi-Generational Learning

Much is written about multiple generations in the workplace, but little information is available about multi-generational families as partners in lifelong learning. Modest […]

Edupreneurs at SXSWedu

Every year, hundreds of edupreneurs – that is, entrepreneurs whose focus is on offering services that improve education – get together at the […]

Ebola: An epidemiologist’s experience in Sierra Leone

Most of us have seen the news and understand the devastation that has come from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. But, one […]

3 Reasons You Can Trust Your Instructors

Attending an online university may come with certain fears. If it’s your first time back to school in a while, you may wonder […]

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.