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Are you planning to go to college online? It's a great option for people looking to advance their careers while balancing their other life commitments. However, investing time in personal health is especially important for online students. With so many other responsibilities - children, family members, dependent elderly parents, demanding jobs, and other responsibilities, not to mention a busy school schedule - it can be difficult to remember to take care of yourself. And while sitting at a computer for hours on end doesn't sound too dangerous, recent research suggests it. Without personal care, it can be much more difficult…

Summer as an online student poses a unique question: is it better to keep the course and take summer courses, or spend a few months looking for a different learning experience? Whether you decide to take your classes and move on to graduation, or stretch your mind and accept something new, here are some ways to spend your summer student online: 1. Try an internship. Summer is a great time to try out a new industry, explore a future career path, or develop skills outside of the classroom (or the classroom portal!). The advantage of internships is that they are…

The sun is shining, a lot of the students are outside (maybe your own kids too!) And you have worked hard this year; There are several reasons why it can be difficult to take your time in the summer to maintain the learning momentum. However, keeping a sharp mind and staying in school has never been more important. Here is how you can avoid the summer learning loss and instead opt for the summer learning gain as you get closer to your graduation: Read read read You have invested a lot (time, money, energy) in everything you have learned so…

As an online student, you can't just sign up to interview all of the employers around at the time of graduation. Or simply find out about internships within the student union or in classrooms. Still, there are plenty of tools that can help you find a great first job and improve your career. Here are 7 steps on the road to success in your job search: 1. Know exactly where you want to work Many companies use online application systems and receive a large number of applicants. Don't just play the numbers game and apply anywhere. You will get lost.…

You might be thinking that getting a job is quite difficult ... that you are lucky enough to earn a salary ... that with so many applicants you should be thankful to be elected, right? Think again You have the power to take control of your career. It will take some thought, planning, and execution, but since work is about a third of your life, why not make the most of it? Here are 6 simple rules that will help you get the most from your career: 1. Know your strengths, weaknesses, and passions Be honest with yourself about what…