Top 5 College Life Blog Posts of 2015

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2016 is officially underway and the New Year’s resolutions are taking effect. If you have aspirations to finally pursue the career you’ve been dreaming about, make this the year! But before you get too far ahead of yourself, let’s take a look back at some inspiring content from the past year.

We compiled our readers’ favorite posts from 2015 to help educate and empower you to make some big changes in 2016. Whether you’re a loyal follower or you just stumbled across our blog, there’s something for everyone in this highlight reel!

I Want to Go Back to School But [Insert Excuse Here]

I want to go back to school but

Whether it’s the money, your age, your job or your family obligations, there always seems to be an excuse keeping you from pursuing your career goals. These are all valid concerns, but they shouldn’t be holding you back. Learn from others who overcame those same obstacles and went back to school to earn their degrees. If they can do it, why can’t you?

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5 Myths About Online Learning: The Revealing Truth Behind the Screen

Myths About Online Learning

The convenience and flexibility of online learning is appealing, but it still leaves a bad taste in your mouth. This skepticism may stem from some of the common myths about online learning. If these misconceptions are the only thing standing in the way of you and your dream career, it’s time to bring them to the light. We enlisted education experts to set the record straight about online learning.

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Are You Feeling ‘Mom Guilt’ About Going Back to School? You’re Not Alone! [Infographic]

mom guilt

Do you want to go back to school but you’re afraid you’ll miss out on your children’s big milestones? This feeling of ‘mom guilt’ is common and it’s deterring women from earning their degrees. But furthering your education actually makes you an incredible role model for your kids. Hear advice from other moms who overcame the guilt in this engaging infographic.

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Locker Room to Boardroom: 10 Perfect Jobs for Former Athletes

perfect jobs for former athletes

You’re used to dominating the field as a former competitive athlete. Now you’re ready to dominate your career path. You need a high-powered career that puts all of your skills to good use and makes you the star of the team. The same talents that made you a great competitor can be leveraged in the corporate world. Learn about 10 jobs that will allow you to be the star player on your corporate team.

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Inspirational Quotes for College Students from A to Z

Whether you’re in your last semester or you just enrolled, there comes a time when every college student needs a little encouragement. You may be searching for something to give you that nudge to pass a test, finish a paper or continue on with classes when the going gets tough. This alphabetical list of inspirational quotes will help keep your mind positive and give you that little boost when you need it most! 

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Don’t see your favorite post in this list? Comment below with your pick and tell us why you loved it!

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