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4/8/2014 12:16 pm

A story in last week’s USA Today shed light on the income increases that are the direct result of earning a college degree. The article highlighted that college graduates make roughly two times more, about $24,000 more, than those with only a high school degree.

4/3/2014 12:06 pm

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to speak at the New Directions in Online Learning conference in Boston. My topic was moving from a faculty-centered to student-centric institution. I described the WGU model and how we partner every student with a faculty mentor and detailed the customization of our efforts. I wish I would have had this new report, which names WGU as a “Best Value School” to share with the attendees.

3/10/2014 4:41 pm

Wherever you are in your career, whether you’re just starting out or have decades of experience in an industry, furthering your education by learning the latest best practices and theories of management and leadership will help you stand out in an ever more competitive job market. Below are 5 great reasons to earn a Master’s in Management and Leadership.

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3/2/2014 11:29 am

"Why is leadership training important?" I hear this question more often than you would believe. It is usually followed up by the comment "We have more leaders than we need now, and not nearly enough followers". While this may appear true on the surface it isn't less leaders our society is in need of, rather, what we need are more QUALIFIED leaders. In all sectors of our world today, corporate, education, and even governmental, we have created a situation where we have a lot of leaders, but unfortunately a good portion of them have not been properly trained to actually lead people.

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