Going Back to School

Making a choice between two similar but different things can be a challenge. Oh, sure, some things don’t fall under the “do-or-die” category of decision making. With some things, there simply is no wrong choice. Take a sports car versus an SUV, for example. Either is a great choice, depending on your budget, your lifestyle […]

How old are you? 40? 45? 50? 54? Somewhere in between? It’s taken you two, three or more decades to become as successful in your career as you have. And while you probably didn’t think too much about where you’d be 20 or 30 years from when you started your career, well, here you are. […]

What Is a CPA? So the old joke goes: What’s does a CPA do? Solve a problem you didn’t know you had in a way you don’t understand. Bazinga. Now before you roll your eyes thinking you already know what a CPA is and does, hear us out. Because a CPA’s toolbox includes everything from […]

Doing good? Affecting a system? Furthering a cause? That’s public service, one of the most fulfilling and rewarding careers around. And for someone like you who’s considering pushing even further into it by getting your master of public administration (MPA) degree, the opportunities are equally satisfying. Here are just a few of them: Administrative Officer […]

In spite of all the monumental world, business and technological changes of the past several decades, one thing has not changed: A business is only as good as its people. And when it comes to the business of people, it was, is and will continue to be the domain and responsibility of human resource professionals. […]

Is an MBA Worth It? Is an MBA Right for Me? For anyone thinking of earning their MBA, the first and foremost question is always: Should I do it? Is earning my MBA really worth it? Even before Google, Yahoo and Bing could bring back dozens upon dozens of search results on the topic, there was […]

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” That’s what Aristotle said, and what rings true more often than not—especially when it comes to something like a college degree. It’s no small task to earn a college degree. So if you’re going after yours, it means that you want something. And what you […]

Two years. Four years. Six years. Seventeen years. Ask how long it takes to earn a college degree and you’ll get as many different answers as people. That’s because how long it takes depends on a whole bunch of things; like timing, course offerings, work schedules, full- or part-time attendance—even you and your study habits. […]

Decisions, decisions, decisions. First, you have to decide whether or not to go back to college. (Yes.) Then you gotta choose a college degree program to major in. (Check.) Now you need to figure out if you should go into the classroom, enroll in an online degree program or some hybrid combination of both. (Read on.) Here are […]