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The ABCs of job search

Establishing a clear set of goals and devising a plan for a solid job-search strategy can help you stay organized and motivated.

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  • Dec 17, 2020
  • 3 min read
Tools and resources to help you explore possible career fits

Wherever you are in your career journey, you can benefit from exploring how professional paths align with your strengths, interests and values.

  • Dec 17, 2020
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The four stages of career planning

To help you navigate the changing career landscape, University of Phoenix offers a unique perspective on career planning. We call it the career development cycle.

  • Dec 17, 2020
  • 3 min read
Academic counselors offer career support, from your first class to last job

Academic counselors help students explore paths to a fulfilling and fitting career from the beginning, serving as a touch point for resources and support to meet a student’s needs.

  • Dec 09, 2020
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A “Stark” difference to career approach

Career Advisor Steven Starks’ mother motivated him to help others find a fulfilling professional path.

  • Dec 09, 2020
  • 3 min read
Accelerating staff skills during the pandemic through agile solutions

Enterprises need to lean on a new model for upskilling that is more agile to create the relevant content they need as quickly as possible.

  • Nov 27, 2020
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5 ways to improve remote performance evaluations

While it may seem easier to delay performance conversations or even scrap them entirely, don't do away with the opportunity to provide feedback and support for your team members.

  • Nov 23, 2020
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Academic advisor uses coaching philosophy to help students succeed in school

Academic advisors are encouraged to do what Ivan Nicholson does so well — understand students' unique experiences and future aspirations, and align them with career-readiness support.

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 3 min read
Alicia Wise’s military experience instilled confidence and the importance of education

Wise joined the military as a means to support herself, but the instruction and training she received helped her develop a sense of pride, self-worth and recognition that a college degree was not...

  • Nov 06, 2020
  • 3 min read
Moving beyond conversations to address systemic inequities

Takeaways from the "Essential conversations in diversity, equity and inclusion" webinar series provide a blueprint for industries across the board to begin implementing solutions.

  • Nov 05, 2020
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Alum Wayne Workman honored as 2021 Nevada Superintendent of the Year

A student-centered, holistic perspective has guided Workman's 22-year career in education.

  • Oct 21, 2020
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Wildfires, hurricanes can’t slow down UOPX students

Phoenixes show determination, perseverance and grit, continuing to meet academic goals in spite of uncertainty and instability.

  • Oct 20, 2020
  • 4 min read
A sense of duty drives UOPX’s VP of Military and Veteran Affairs

Army veteran Brian Ishmael, vice president of UOPX’s Office of Military and Veteran Affairs and Strategic Government Partnerships, shares his story and his commitment to serving military-affiliated...

  • Oct 16, 2020
  • 3 min read
5 tips for safe online holiday shopping

Learn the best ways to protect your personal information from cybercriminals.

  • Oct 13, 2020
  • 3 min read
Cybersecurity certificates help workforce stay ahead of an ever-changing threat landscape

The cybersecurity landscape is changing quickly, and the industry is girding itself by making the call for skilled professionals to continually upskill.

  • Oct 13, 2020
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6 steps to develop your strategic networking plan

Whether you’re networking for information, advice, referrals or job leads, you can develop a plan to create valuable connections.

  • Oct 12, 2020
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8 ways to pay for college

A financial aid professional shares strategies for making college more affordable.

  • Oct 12, 2020
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Competency-based education offers students an expedited, flexible degree option

CBE programs assess student learning and knowledge through real-world professional application.

  • Oct 06, 2020
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What to do before, during and after an interview

Interviews are an opportunity for potential employers and employees to determine whether the job is a good fit for both parties. Be prepared to answer and also to ask questions.

  • Oct 05, 2020
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Top tips for optimizing your LinkedIn profile

You can use LinkedIn to search for opportunities, keep in touch with past and current colleagues, grow your professional network, or stay updated on industry trends by following your favorite...

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