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Mikel Welch s Blueprints for Better Office Design

Mikel Welch’s Blueprints for Better Office Design

Former HGTV star and current design expert on the “Steve Harvey Show” Mikel Welch discusses how he got his start, and offers helpful tips for home office design.
9 Learning Hacks Why Your Highlighter Won t Help You

9 Learning Hacks: Why Your Highlighter Won’t Help You

Follow these simple steps to help you stay focused when hitting the books.
Are Game Design Degrees Worth It

Are Game Design Degrees Worth It?

From old school arcade classics to cutting-edge virtual reality, gaming is one of the nation's favorite pastimes. But is a degree in game development worth the price tag?
Making A Solid Investment Women in STEM

Making A Solid Investment: Women in STEM

Nationally, women earn close to 60 percent of bachelor's degrees, but only 20 percent of the degrees in computer science. We asked a variety of women and girls in the field—what gives?
Is an MBA Worth it for Mid Career Advancement

Is an MBA Worth it for Mid-Career Advancement?

Often, it isn’t until business professionals reach middle management that they contemplate going back to school for their MBA. But by then, the challenges and responsibilities are far greater.

How Audiobooks Build a Bridge to Literacy

Learning ToolsAudiobooks enhance the reading experience, helping stories come alive for young people who might otherwise miss out.

How Audiobooks Build a Bridge to Literacy

Why So Few? Empowering Women within Engineering

NewsBecause many people don't view engineering as a suitable and sustainable career option for women, we must dispel those myths and prove that we're just as good as our male counterparts.

Why So Few? Empowering Women within Engineering

4 Ways to Make Reading a Family Affair

Learning ToolsFamilies play an essential role in helping children develop their literacy skills and foster a love of reading—beginning at birth. And that role doesn’t stop when children start school. 

4 Ways to Make Reading a Family Affair

Anticipating Corporate America’s Gender Shift

Career DevelopmentOn both sides of the economic divide, working women are still fighting to be recognized for both their creative force and the spending power they wield.

Anticipating Corporate America’s Gender Shift

Your 7 Minute Guide to a Creative Career (Infographic)

Career DevelopmentMore than ever before, hiring managers are realizing the benefits of talent that can think outside of the box.

Your 7 Minute Guide to a Creative Career (Infographic)

Jason Mraz Sounds Off on the Value of Music Education

Career DevelopmentThe “I’m Yours” singer is best known for his catchy lyrics and uplifting harmonies, but Mraz also partners with programs like VH1 Save the Music to make sure people have the same opportunities he had.

Jason Mraz Sounds Off on the Value of Music Education