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Mapping Success: Use Mind Maps to Get The Most Out of Note Taking

Taking notes isn’t just about hurriedly transcribing lectures or course materials so you can study them later. It should be an active part of the learning process--a chance to take important ideas and concepts and organize them in a way that makes the most sense to you. In reality, note taking is your brain’s first opportunity to size up new information and decide what to do with it.

7 Constructive Tips for Handling Job Search Rejection

Searching for a new job is a difficult task, especially when it comes to dealing with rejection. The scenario where a person applies for a single job and receives an offer is incredibly rare; there’s a reason it’s called a job hunt and not a job find. Because of that, it’s important to be prepared for rejection during a job search. Handling rejection constructively is important for professional and personal growth, and a key factor in a continuing job hunt.

Here are 7 tips for taking job rejection and making it a net positive in your hunt for a better career.

Why Transfer? 5 Reasons & 5 Tips

There are a variety of reasons why a student may choose to transfer universities. They range from the personal to the professional and beyond. If you are looking to transfer, the important thing to realize is that you aren’t alone: According to the National Association for College Admission Counseling, close to 1/3 of all college students transfer at some point in their academic careers.1

How to Beat the Afternoon Slump: 5 Ways to Stay Energized

If you're working part or full-time while also taking classes toward your degree, you know how difficult it can be to juggle so many responsibilities at once. While taking online courses is a great way to work around your busy schedule, it can be tough to find time for class sessions and homework without getting worn out. This makes figuring out how to beat the afternoon slump one of the most common and persistent challenges when balancing work and school.

Getting To Know CTU Mobile

CTU Mobile has a wealth of features and functions to enhance and streamline your academic experience, and once you've familiarized yourself with its environment, there's really no limit to what you can accomplish with just a few taps and swipes. If you're new to CTU Mobile it can still take a little getting used to. Here's a quick guide to setting up the app and getting started so your first experience with CTU Mobile is as stress-free as possible.

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