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5 tips for safe online holiday shopping

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

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

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

  • Sep 22, 2020
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Super smart ways to save money at your home or workspace

Working is for earning, not spending! Try these small changes to keep that cash coming in rather than flowing out.

  • Jun 30, 2020
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Pride celebrations in 2020 are an opportunity to listen and learn

Annual LGBTQ celebrations have moved to virtual spaces amid the pandemic, offering new opportunities for deeper conversations about diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

  • Jun 30, 2020
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A manager’s guide to empathy in the workplace

Leading with empathy begins with listening, letting your employees know you hear them, and supporting them to strive for success.

  • Jun 30, 2020
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Actions speak louder than words when it comes to diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace

As civil unrest spreads across the nation, we are seeing the result of people’s exhaustion with “talk.” People demand action and change. They are calling for an end to conversations and research...

  • Jun 16, 2020
  • 3 min read
UOPX and its Allies of Pride Employee Resource Group continue to push boundaries for equality

In celebration of Pride Month in June, UOPX’s vice president of human resources talks about the University’s ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion.

  • Jun 16, 2020
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Are you prepared to be your children’s teacher again next fall?

College of Education deans suggest parents prepare for another year of distance learning if a second wave of coronavirus shutters schools in September

  • Jun 16, 2020
  • 3 min read

Alumna Rebekah Poe uses Instagram to help parents navigate the unfamiliar world of virtual education

A new way of learning and teaching

The coronavirus pandemic changed everything K-4 resource teacher Rebekah Poe thought she knew about education.

  • May 07, 2020
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UOPX Life Resource Center helps students and alumni during coronavirus pandemic

The Center offers resources to help balance studies, work, life and social distancing.

  • May 07, 2020
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Creating a learning environment for children during social distancing

UOPX Dean of the College of Education shares tips on ways to ease anxiety by setting expectations.

  • May 07, 2020
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Keep your kids engaged this summer

Tips to boost learning and keep minds sharp during school break

  • May 07, 2020
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Breaking one cycle at a time

From adult learners to foster kids, one UOPX employee has a passion for helping people.

  • May 07, 2020
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Setting the family up for summertime success

Time at home can be productive for the whole family.

  • Apr 29, 2020
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It’s not too late to be counted in the 2020 U.S. Census

Participating in the census is not only your civic duty, but it is the key to your community, city and state receiving its fair share of federal funds, political representation, public services and...

  • Apr 29, 2020
  • 4 min read
Homeschool 101: Adjusting to my children’s move to virtual learning

By Ruth Veloria, Chief Strategy and Customer Officer, University of Phoenix

  • Apr 29, 2020
  • 2 min read
4 Reasons Why You Should Keep a “Done” List to Help Document Your Wins

Recording your daily accomplishments is an easy way to soothe your soul, boost your career and celebrate your wins.

  • Apr 29, 2020
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What the University is doing during this time

Peter Cohen talks about what the University of Phoenix is doing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Apr 29, 2020
  • 3 min read
Real talk: UOPX students on making sacrifices to achieve goals

Nine University of Phoenix students share what they had to give up to get back in the classroom

  • Apr 29, 2020
  • 3 min read
The 2020 US census matters now more than ever

Accurate census counts help Arizona’s growing population get their fair share in federal dollars and political representation

  • Apr 29, 2020
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Four ways to spark your can-do spirit

Self-motivation toolkit

Pursue your passion and reward your successes to boost your motivation.

  • Apr 29, 2020
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Schedule your way to success

For an adult student who works full time, each day can feel like a mini-marathon. The secret to winning? Pace yourself.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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UOPX survey shows getting a degree can inspire future generations

2,000 respondents reveal how their role models inspire them to pursue lifelong learning, higher education

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read
Productivity hacks from around the world

Choose the way you streamline productivity: 25-minute concentrated blocks of time, dedicated moments to reflect on your day or Post-it Notes to visualize your to-do list.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Seven steps to productivity, all between bites

Power lunch

Make your lunchtime productive by understanding “urgent” vs. “important” tasks and prioritizing your afternoon to-do list.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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10 questions to ask yourself before you buy

Pause before you purchase

Be strict with yourself when it comes to shopping to ensure your spending supports your long-term goals.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Two surprising “don’t-dos” that might be hurting your productivity

Maximize your workspace

Perfect the amount of surrounding clutter and find a window to work near before diving into your next assignment.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Keep the kids busy for an hour

When it’s time for you to study, encourage the kids to build a fort, have a craft-a-thon or set them up for a little rest time on their own.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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The importance of practicing mindfulness

These exercises will train your brain to avoid distractions and focus on the task at hand

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read

Six helpful tips for how to do it all (and stay sane in the process)

Juggling your role as a parent and a student? You’re not alone!

When you’re faced with the demands of both school and parenting, make time to plan — for studying, financial help, childcare and more.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Six ways to set yourself up for a successful week. (Try one, or tackle them all!)

How to use Sunday to prep for Monday

For an awesome start to the week, use Sunday to tackle the laundry, tidy up, meal plan, organize your bags and relax.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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How to keep your kids busy while at home

Lisa Ghormley, Associate Dean in the College of Education, talks about how to keep your kids busy while they are home from school

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Parent + employee + teacher? Homeschooling tips to keep your kids grades 6-12 on track

Learn ideas and strategies on ways to educate your kids at home.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Parent + employee + teacher? Homeschooling tips to keep your K-5 kids on track

Learn ideas and strategies on ways to educate your kids at home.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read

5 surprising ways you’re already using math

Got math anxiety?

Identify how you crunch numbers every single day to help reduce anxiety surrounding your college-level math coursework.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read

Make giving a family affair by dedicating time, money and energy to it consistently

3 ways to give back as a family

To make giving back a family value, try giving your children money to donate as they wish, and schedule volunteer events to attend as a group.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read

How to stay on task, even when the task is hard

Five ways to hold yourself accountable

Utilize tactics that make you feel pulled toward your goal, rather than pushed.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Why perfection is your enemy and failure is your friend.

Everything is (not) awesome!

Failures teach you grit and resilience — the exact skills that contribute to success.

  • Apr 28, 2020
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Strange as it may seem, your helpful to-do list could be the ultimate distraction

Does your brain resist productivity?

Don’t let the pleasure of checking items off your list distract from accomplishing your long-term goals.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read
How to make a chore chart that works

Put the team in teamwork with these five tips for making (and sticking to) a champion chore chart

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 3 min read
Best stay-at-home activities and educational resources for kids

Be proactive in keeping children learning, curious and happy while at home.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read

Try these eight simple and sanity-saving strategies

How to better balance home, work and school

To achieve a better work-life-school balance, focus on what you’re doing and don’t be afraid to say “no” to a distraction or unnecessary commitment.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read

Is your laptop in good hands? Safeguard your work with these simple precautions

Avoid laptop disasters

Get creative with your passwords, back up your files and save work to Dropbox, Google Drive and OneDrive to safeguard your hard work.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 2 min read
6 Ways to Kick Your Social Media Addiction

Have you ever logged onto Facebook just to check what’s going on and an hour later you’re still there? Here are a few tips to refresh your social media habits.

  • Apr 27, 2020
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4 unusual, but effective academic hacks

It may sound crazy, but experts say you just might be able to doodle and sniff your way to better test scores

  • Apr 21, 2020
  • 3 min read

Life skills and well being

How to Reach Your Educational Dreams While Juggling Multiple Responsibilities

Busy working parent shares time management tips

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