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Can a College Minor Make a Major Difference in Job Market Value? - University of the Cumberlands

Declaring A Minor That Increases Your Job Market Value

Tue, 03/16/2021 - 10:00am
Have you always wanted to declare a minor, but thought the task too daunting? While some are challenging, some minors may actually make you a more attractive candidate to potential employers. Learn what these minors may be here.
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11 Feel-Good Podcasts for Grad Students

Tue, 03/09/2021 - 10:00am
Podcasts are the best way to lend a voice to your personal studies, interests and goals. They’re also entertaining – and best of all, you don’t have to spend any money. The following 11 podcasts are guaranteed to enrich your grad school experience.
11 Hobbies that Will Look Good to Future Employers - University of the Cumberlands

11 Hobbies that Will Look Good to Future Employers

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 10:00am
Students with a wide range of skills are often the ones who are most successful after graduation. We look at the best hobbies for students to learn.
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Landing Your First Job: Essential Tips and Tricks for New Grads

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 10:00am
Feeling overwhelmed at the prospect of finding your first job after finishing college? Explore some practical yet effective tips for your upcoming job search.
A Guide to Recognizing and Combating the Six Symptoms of Burnout - University of the Cumberlands

A Guide to Recognizing and Combating the Six Symptoms of Burnout

Tue, 02/16/2021 - 10:00am
Are you stressing about finals but also struggling with motivation? At University of the Cumberlands, we have created a guide to help you stay focused.
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Summer School vs Summer Break: Pros and Cons of a Summer School Education

Tue, 02/09/2021 - 10:00am
Are summer school programs the right fit for your needs? Weigh the pros and cons to make an informed choice.
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Tackling First-Year Jitters: How First-Year Teachers Can Launch a Successful Career

Tue, 02/02/2021 - 10:00am
Stepping into your classroom as a new teacher can be overwhelming. University of the Cumberlands provides new teachers with a list of items to help.
It's Not Too Late: Adjusting Your Goals to Set Yourself Up for Success - University of the Cumberlands

It's Not Too Late: Adjusting Your 2021 Goals to Set Yourself Up for Success

Tue, 01/26/2021 - 10:00am
Don't give up on your goals just yet. With a few simple tweaks, you can reassess, reframe, get back on track.
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Multitasking: Myth or Opportunity?

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 10:00am
The concept of multitasking may seem appealing to students, but it doesn't actually exist. Rapid task-switching, however, can be a valuable skill when done correctly.
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Everything You Need to Know About the Cyber Industry - University of the Cumberlands

Everything You Need to Know About the Cyber Industry

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 10:00am
Cyber crimes are on the rise. In 2020, the number of cyber attacks quadrupled. Cyber security training gives you the skill to fight these threats, read to learn more.
Williamsburg, KY - University of the Cumberlands

The College Experience in Williamsburg, KY: Why You Will Love This Town

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 10:00am
The college experience that you enjoy is highly dependent on the college town where your university is located. Learn more about Williamsburg, KY today.
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RN vs BSN - University of the Cumberlands

BSN vs. RN—What You Need to Know About the Differences

Mon, 12/21/2020 - 10:00am
Are a BSN and an RN different career paths? Here's what you need to know about earning a degree as a nurse.