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Want to learn more about Ashworth College? What about workforce news, time management tips, job hunting and other topics? Each blog, written by our subject matter experts, will explore student life, preparing for the future after college, skill marketing, emerging technologies, how Ashworth College can help you reach your goals and much more.

5 Reasons Traditional College Might Not Be For You

Written by Ashworth College on Tuesday, 04 October 2016. Posted in Education

5 Reasons Traditional College Might Not Be For You

Online colleges are becoming the go-to choice for more and more students. According to a 2012 study by Babson Research Group, more than 6.7 million people say they taken at least one online class. Here are five reasons we think traditional college might not be the best choice for everyone.

What Learning Style is Right for You?

Written by Ashworth College on Friday, 30 September 2016. Posted in Education

What Learning Style is Right for You?

One of the best things any teacher could have done for any of us is to help us understand our learning styles. Many people learn things in different ways that make them unique from others. If only teachers could realize this as they attempt to teach entire classrooms. The edict to “know thyself” has never been truer than knowing your learning style!

5 Tips for Finding the Most Rewarding Internships

Written by Ashworth College on Monday, 26 September 2016. Posted in Resources

5 Tips for Finding the Most Rewarding Internships

“I just know there’s a hole in my life and I need to fill it soon.” Those are the words of fictional character Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro) in the 2015 movie “The Intern.” Ben eventually finds a fulfilling position. And so can you. Here are five tips to finding the most rewarding internships.

How to Turn Your Hobby into a Career

Written by Ashworth College on Tuesday, 20 September 2016. Posted in Resources

How to Turn Your Hobby into a Career

The standard approach to life is for a person to take a job doing something they can do rather than something they love to do. To put it another way, most people spend 40 years in a job or jobs they hate, just so they can retire and finally do things they love. This does not always give them much time to do what they love.

5 Reasons Why All College Students Need to be on LinkedIn

Written by Ashworth College on Thursday, 15 September 2016. Posted in Resources

5 Reasons Why All College Students Need to be on LinkedIn

LinkedIn describes itself as a business-oriented social networking service. Although it’s been around for about 13 years, a year longer than Facebook, many college students shy away from it. But should they?

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