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How to Stay Motivated While Taking Online Classes

By on June 15, 2018 in Student life with 0 Comments
How to Stay Motivated While Taking Online Classes

Going online for your degree program seems like the perfect fit for starting your graduate degree journey. After all, you are already busy with family and career, so there is no way you have time to physically go to class. When you actually get into your program, however, you may find that it’s a little […]

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6 Books Every MBA Student Should Read

By on June 13, 2018 in Business with 0 Comments
6 Books Every MBA Student Should Read

What’s on your bookshelf? As a student enrolled in an MBA program, your personal reading material could prove just as transformative as lessons learned in the classroom. Not sure where to start? At minimum, you should add these essential reads to your collection: The Halo Effect … and the Eight Other Business Decisions That Deceive […]

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Take Your Leadership Skills to the Next Level: 5 Ways to Shine

By on June 8, 2018 in Careers with 0 Comments
Take Your Leadership Skills to the Next Level: 5 Ways to Shine

There is a talent gap in leadership positions across numerous industries. According to the State of Leadership Development by Brandon Hall, a shocking 71 percent of companies do not feel confident in their leaders’ abilities to bring the business into the future. For professionals aspiring to work towards high leadership positions within their own brands, […]

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4 Signs Conflict Resolution is in Your Blood

By on June 1, 2018 in Careers with 0 Comments
4 Signs Conflict Resolution is in Your Blood

Have you tried to make peace ever since you were a child? Do you hate it when people fight, when you know there are always answers to every conflict? Are you the one who regularly steps in to solve the family drama at holidays and reunions? If so, a degree in conflict resolution might be […]

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Student Spotlight: Colonel Mark Thompson, MBA

Student Spotlight: Colonel Mark Thompson, MBA

Recently Colonel Mark Thompson, U.S. Army, celebrated a proud parent moment as his youngest daughter, Gabby, walked across the commencement stage to accept her undergraduate degree in Communications from Abilene Christian University. Then, he got ready to get his degree. Later that day, he received his fourth degree, a Master’s of Business Administration from  ACU’s […]

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5 Stress-Busting Tips for Students Juggling Work and Nursing School

By on May 29, 2018 in Graduate School with 0 Comments
5 Stress-Busting Tips for Students Juggling Work and Nursing School

Balancing a full-time nursing career with family, friends, and “me” time is very challenging. Add an online postgraduate nursing degree program to the mix, and you know for sure that “not enough hours in the day” is more than a cliché. If you’re taking your leadership and clinical skills to the next level by pursuing […]

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3 Easy Tips to Follow to Score Financial Aid for Grad School

3 Easy Tips to Follow to Score Financial Aid for Grad School

You’ve been accepted into the graduate program of your dreams — or maybe you just applied and you’re positive that you’ll make the cut. Either way, this investment will open up a myriad of professional opportunities. Now, you need to determine how you’ll fund your education. Financial aid is more within reach than you think. […]

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10 Key Qualities That Great Leaders Exemplify Every Day

By on May 18, 2018 in leadership with 0 Comments
10 Key Qualities That Great Leaders Exemplify Every Day

It’s no secret that some people are blessed with the gift of natural leadership. But not all leaders are born; many cultivate the skill over the course of several years or even decades. Even natural leaders must work hard to hone their skills. Small choices make all the difference. As a leader, you should strive […]

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How a Master of Education in Higher Education Can Lead to Your Dream Career

By on May 14, 2018 in ACU Programs, Careers with 0 Comments
How a Master of Education in Higher Education Can Lead to Your Dream Career

Higher education is an exciting career path, marked by both challenges and personal satisfaction. Administrative professionals guide students through the ups and downs of college life, helping them discern not only their calling, but also their personal ambitions. The most effective college advisors and administrators understand the value of educating not only their students, but […]

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Student Spotlight: Raymond Craft, Jr.; Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Student Spotlight: Raymond Craft, Jr.; Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Not everybody is blessed with a clear path in life. Some of us struggle to find our way. Raymond Craft, Jr. can certainly relate; before he discovered Abilene Christian University, he faced considerable obstacles. Not one to be deterred, he persevered — and now he’s ready to help other students do the same. Passion for […]

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