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Four Global Trends in Online Education
February 12, 2018
Online education has taken the world by storm. And with a growth rate projection of more than percent CAGR anticipated to cross $300 billion in the next six to eight years, the market is poised for even more extraordinary growth. But how does e-learning vary from continent to continent? Here’s a closer look at four trends we’re seeing in Asia, North America, Africa, and Europe.

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Seven Fields Conducive to Online Studying
February 2, 2018
As the business world increasingly embraces online credentials, more options are emerging when it comes to non-traditional degrees and certificates. From the obvious to the unexpected, we’ve rounded up seven popular online studies degree options.

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Five Things You Need To Know About Competency-Based Education
January 19, 2018
Competency-based education is getting lots of buzz these days in higher education circles, both in the context of classroom and online learning. But do you really know what it’s all about? Read on for five things students should know about competency-based education.

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How To Avoid Online Degree Scams
January 5, 2018
The online education sector is booming—students have more flexibility and options than ever before when it comes to earning a degree. What does this mean? Good things, usually—but it’s also an opportunity for scammers to make money off you. Let’s take a closer look at how to avoid online deg...

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Six Christmas Stories to Read Online
December 18, 2017
The countdown to Christmas is on, and single digits are just a weekend away. Whether you’re already in the holiday spirit and aiming to keep the momentum going, or you’re trying to shake off a case of the bah-humbugs, cranking up the Yuletide tunes and cozying up with a good book can help you em...

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Six Myths About Online Studies
December 1, 2017
Considering an online course but have some misconceptions? Separate fact from fiction with us as we debunk six common myths about online learning. Let’s take a closer look.

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6 Habits of Successful Online Students
November 17, 2017
With the rise of online courses and online degrees, it’s easier now than ever to determine the habits that make online students successful. Want to be a successful online student? Read this.

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How to Develop Better Organizational Skills When You Study Online
November 7, 2017
Organizational skills are the keys to your success in any course—and even more so in online courses. Want to develop better organizational skills for online study? Let’s take a closer look at five strategies.

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Why You Should Take Online Courses During College
October 20, 2017
Want to strengthen your academic skills, explore a new subject, top up your time management skills, or work ahead and reduce your expenses? Consider taking an online course during college. Let’s take a closer look.

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Why Pursue Online Studies in Retail Banking
October 6, 2017
When you withdraw money from a local ATM or apply online for a personal bank loan, you may not give the mechanisms behind these processes much thought. However, these (along with an extensive range of other services) fall under the umbrella of “retail banking” -- the banking segment whic...

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February 9, 2018

The African country of Eritrea celebrated a major accomplishment last month: 15 Ministry of Health staff members received master’s degrees in the fi...


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January 26, 2018

2017 was a great year for tech—and for online learning. Technology courses were the most popular online courses in 2017, and with good reason. Let...


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January 12, 2018

Think you’re a lifelong learner? Take a page from Bill Gates’s playbook and check out these exciting resources. Let’s take a closer look.