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3/20/2012 2:34 pm

As they say, it’s not what you know; it’s who you know. But in the networking-crazed world of business today, how do you keep track of who you know, and who they know, and how the people who know the people you know might help you reach your goals? If you’re like a growing number of professional networkers and job-seekers, you go to LinkedIn.

3/13/2012 1:46 pm

In our busy day-to-day lives, we’ve had to come up with lots of tricks to remind ourselves of important things: a note on the refrigerator reminding us of an upcoming online university test, an alarm set to remind us when it’s time to put dinner in the oven, or a string around our finger so we don’t forget to stop at the store on the way home.

Online Student Tips
3/2/2012 3:14 pm

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. We’ve all heard those words of warning, and they can be a little intimidating. It puts a lot of pressure on that first meeting, pressure to put your very best foot forward, to make your first impression a positive one. It’s especially important when meeting a potential employer as part of your job search.

Online Student Tips
2/27/2012 2:40 pm

If you are in the WGU online Teachers College, working hard toward getting a degree and becoming a teacher, the light at the end of the tunnel is demonstration teaching. Maybe you can just see it way off in the distance; maybe it’s getting closer and brighter every day. Maybe it’s staring you in the face—and it could even be a little blinding.