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Five Questions to Ask Yourself Before Pursuing a Master's Degree

Deciding to pursue your master’s degree is a big step toward achieving your educational goals. But how do you know whether you’re making the right decision? Look over these five questions to ask before pursuing a Master’s degree.

CTU Southern Colorado Students Participate in the 2012 National Security Innovation Competition

On Friday, April 27 two CTU Southern Colorado students participated in the 2012 National Security Innovation Competition in Colorado Springs, put on by the National Homeland Defense Foundation.

Get Your Resume up to Date – Part II

Creating a quality resume is hard work. Many of us spend countless hours tweaking and puzzling over every detail imaginable, and with good reason. On a resume, details matter. In fact, one small error can disqualify you from consideration.

Get Your Resume up to Date – Part I

Employers sort through piles of resumes (often electronically). Many resumes can either go unnoticed because of dull formatting or lack of obvious achievements, or they can end up in the recycling bin because of easily avoidable mistakes or inappropriate information.

10 Things to Expect from Your First Job in IT

Your first job in IT is an exciting opportunity, especially if you’ve been thinking about a job in information technology for a long time.

The Importance of Attitude

When you invest in you, others take notice. But while you sharpen your skills and learn new ones, don't neglect the engine that is driving all this positive change: your attitude.

Goals = Results!

Humans need goals! Utilize any search engine and type in the words “goal setting tips” and you will find thousands of links that can help you set a plan for yourself.

Choose Wisely: Consider an Employer's Community Involvement

If you've ever worked for a company and felt that your core values did not mesh with the company's values, you know how important it is to work for a company you can believe in.

Stay Up to Date with the Latest Trends in IT

No single area of business experiences more frequent changes than Information Technology (IT).

Make Volunteering Work for You

Potential employers often view your volunteer experience as a measure of your real-world business skills. And why not? When you are in a volunteer post that uses your passions, skill-set and ambitions, you have a chance to prove what you can do—often years earlier than you could in a typical position.

Use the SMART System to Set Your Educational Goals

Goal setting may sound like something you do perhaps daily, weekly, monthly or for longer periods. But did you know there is a systematic way to set goals for your success? It can be applied to your education now and to the career you are trying to develop.

How to Read for Comprehension

You’re studying for a big test or sifting through material while researching a paper but find yourself wasting time because you keep forgetting what you’ve read.

Little Known Grants and Scholarships

Once you decide that continuing your education is right for you, the next step is to explore your options for funding. Paying for your online education does not have to be a daunting task. There are a variety of options for covering your tuition.

Proper Etiquette after the Interview

These days following proper etiquette after an interview is just as important as interviewing well.

How To Prepare for a Skype Interview

With the advancement of technology, many employers are turning to Skype to interview candidates from a distance.