Category Archives: Education

Transferable Skills: From Online Learning to the Job Interview

College graduates and career changers know the importance of transferable skills – those skills that can be used in other contexts and beyond the classroom. And as many of us know all too well, today’s market is competitive, and you … Continue reading

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Employers on Online Education

A top concern of prospective students considering an online degree is if employers look at an online degree as favorably as a traditional one. And the answer is yes. Online degrees from legitimate colleges and universities offer the same high-quality … Continue reading

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Why Students Like Online Learning

E-learning, distance education, virtual learning, online education, Web learning – whatever you call it, technology has changed education. The classroom and the computer have come together to create a viable learning environment that allows students the flexibility to earn a … Continue reading

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5 Successful Online Learning Strategies

It takes more than an Internet connection and a computer to succeed in online learning. Specific skills are needed to accomplish your goals, and time management is just one of them. And for online learners, effective time management is undoubtedly … Continue reading

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LeadsCon Las Vegas Wrap Up – 3 Key Takeaways

Some of us from Best Online Universities, LLC were lucky enough to attend LeadsCon at the Mirage in Las Vegas earlier this week. For those not in the industry, LeadsCon is the pioneering conference and expo dedicated to increasing the … Continue reading

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What Are America’s Best Online Universities?

Online universities have been in the news a lot lately as more and more brick-and-mortar institutions declare that online learning is part of their long-term strategy. Major publications have taken note of the importance of evaluating the effectiveness of online … Continue reading

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What Will The Most Popular Online Degrees In 2012 Be?

The New Year marks a new chapter. It’s a time when people pledge to stick to the goals they’ve lost sight of in the past year. Be it health, education, organization, or a laundry list of other New Year’s resolutions, … Continue reading

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U.S. News To Rank Online Degree Programs Starting January 10

Back in July, we posted that U.S. News and World Report plans to introduce rankings for online colleges. Well that time is almost here. On January 10th, 2012, U.S News will launch their inaugural rankings exclusively on usnews.com, using data … Continue reading

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The Secrets Of A Successful Online Course

Last week, an article was published on Campus Technology.com by Richard Rose, who is the program chairman for instructional technology and design at West Texas A&M University. In the article, Rose reveals 6 easy steps for online success. For the … Continue reading

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How Online Community Colleges Can Improve Graduation Rates

While online classes, with the flexibility they allow, have made it possible for more non-traditional students to complete degree programs, Web-based colleges need to take measures to ensure courses are effective in teaching, developing and retaining students. Students aren’t off … Continue reading

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