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Bubbles with one in the shape of a heart
February 28th, 2018
Kris Powers

Recent conversations about work/life balance have got me thinking. Work is work – you know what your job is and, while daily tasks may vary, you clock in and (eventually) clock out. Life on the other hand, can be comprised of home, children, pets, and the associated errands, tasks, picking up, carpooling, maintenance, bill paying lawn care, and all of the wonderful stuff that goes along with it. There are always things vying for your attention. But what about finding time for yourself?

Person in cape standing successfully on top of a mountain
February 21st, 2018
Kris Powers
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Skills
February 14th, 2018
Kris Powers

Looking to the future? Fast Company recently compiled a list of skill areas that experts recommend you brush up on for you to remain marketable through 2026.



Technology Skills

Street sign reading "no limits"
February 7th, 2018
Kris Powers
Do you sometimes feel stuck in a rut at work? Are opportunities for advancement passing you by? Have you considered looking for a new position, but feel that your knowledge and skills may be a bit rusty? It’s time to upskill with Ed4Online!
A hot air balloon rising above the others
January 31st, 2018
Kris Powers

There’s nothing like the start of a new year to rejoice in our past successes, reflect on our mistakes, and resolve to learn something new.

Tire swing hanging from a tree
January 24th, 2018
Kris Powers
Have you been contemplating a career change? Are you afraid that you are becoming irrelevant in your current field? Does the idea of learning something new challenge and excite you? Whether you are looking to train for a new career or pick up needed skills to advance in your current career, we are here for you
Young woman at laptop
January 17th, 2018
Kris Powers

The Babson Survey Research Group recently released it’s “Grade Increase” report showing that enrollment in online courses increased for the fourteenth straight year. The researchers also found that enrollment in online courses rose at a faster pace between fall 2015 and 2016 compared with the previous three years.

Steps on a series of wheels and gears
January 10th, 2018
Kris Powers

We all encounter problems in our everyday lives – whether at work or at home. Common problems might be time-management issues, or personality conflicts at the work-place. As unpleasant as some of these problems can be, it’s important to come up with an effective strategy to dealing with them. The following steps can help you better identify issues and come up with solutions for life’s obstacles!

New Year Chapter One
January 4th, 2018
Kris Powers

The internet is teeming with suggestions on how to make 2018 one of the best years ever.

Time for change
December 28th, 2017
Kris Powers

Change. How is it possible that one word can evoke so many emotions? Excitement, apprehension, energy, fear. Change can be scary, but it can also be rewarding. Some of the biggest decisions in my life involved a lot of change. Moving to a new state, starting a family, switching careers. Making the decision to change and then taking the steps necessary was at times daunting; but I had help along the way which made it easier to stay motivated.

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