The increasingly challenging operating environment is very likely an additional driver for higher turnover. These jobs are not easy.
The NFL may be the subject of most of the upsetting headlines, but look closely and you'll see that their understudies in college don't shine in comparison. Many big-sport schools fail to educate student-athletes on proper behavior.
Common Application Essay,
College App Essay,
When the Common Application organization came into being in the 1970s, the point of it was to streamline college admissions, create one application and one essay that would do everything. Great idea, right? Yes. And no.
Don't give up; not just on what you truly want, but also the seemingly useless and boring things that you have to do "just to get by." Everything has potential, every single opportunity is a piece of your puzzle. It's just a matter of figuring out where it fits -- and revealing the picture it creates.
I do not claim to be the voice of all sober people, but I think many would appreciate having their choice not to drink be accepted for what it is. And even if their choice has something to do with their religion or moral conviction.
Advice From Dad,
Fathers And Daughters,
When most 20-somethings have dating questions, they call a single friend. A few might call their moms. But what if your "person" is a 60+ guy who also happens to be your dad?
Finding a good college president is a little like choosing the right college. You know it when you feel it.
The mantra is everywhere: a college education is the only way to climb out of poverty and create a better life. For-profit schools allow Wall Street investors and corporate executives to cash in on this faith.
Huffington Post Reader Question Dear Steve, I've been carrying a student debt since 1986, and it's a heavy burden. I borrowed for my BA from 1986-1992 and then consolidated in 2000. I borrowed again for graduate school 2003-2005, have always been in good standing (by paying on the...
As a climate and Earth science communicator, I find this is the biggest challenge. We're in a constant fight to capture attention, to move people, to make them care about how their behavior is affecting Earth.
To feel something.
Being abroad this semester in Salamanca, Spain, the word 'lost' has taken on new meaning. 'Lost' for me now extends to homesickness, jet lag and culture shock. It's wondering if other students will ask for your company tonight, or hoping service on Viber isn't too fuzzy to talk to your mom.
Think about it: the American Girls were strong-headed, spirited, courageous, kind, and fought for a more equal world. Feminism, baby.
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Frederick Douglass Abolition,
Independent Seaport Museum,
Black Voices News
James Forten's vision -- and the many courageous stories of others along the Delaware -- remind us that freedoms are hard won by those willing to sacrifice to make the world a better place.
University Of Maryland,
University Of Maryland College Park,
As children we are taught to be leaders and not followers. In real life, there is no blueprint for successful leadership. We all have an image in our minds of what a real leader looks like. Do we see ourselves in this picture? Sadly, many of us do not view...
The past few days reminded me that I live in a scary world. War is real. Refugees are real people with real day-to-day struggles that I can barely imagine. As a result, I put them aside, effectually dismissing the crisis as normal.
You can never predict where exactly your travels will take you but the most exciting and most rewarding moments happen when you take that leap, book that ticket, take that course, start that business and chase that dream.
Thiel's talk heavily focused on the concept of zero-to-one innovations -- revolutionary inventions like the first airplane or home computer, which require "intensive, vertical, zero-to-one progress" -- and how to get there.
A robust nationwide school shooting prevention plan that is the daily experience in all of our nation's 99,000 schools needs to become a reality.
The first major choice students make is in selecting their college, and it's clear some campuses offer a better shot at fitness success than others.