Category Archives: Career

Harvard University Introduces College-Bound Mentoring Program To Spark Passion For Higher Education

Late last month, Harvard University announced that it is developing a mentoring program that will pair East Boston High School seniors with Harvard students. According to The Harvard Crimson, the new initiative, called the College-Bound Mentoring Program and run out … Continue reading

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Lipscomb President Weighs in on Saving Higher Education

It is clear that the world of higher education is dramatically changing, with the biggest transformation in technology learning solutions. With e-Books, personalized adaptive learning, and online courses, students can take a full schedule of classes without leaving their computer. … Continue reading

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Higher Education Helps to Close Job Skills Gap

According a recent report published by the National Commission on Adult Literacy, about half of the work force, which is equal to anywhere between 80 million to 90 million adults, do not have the appropriate skills to obtain a position … Continue reading

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What Does JB Learning Mean to You?

Jones & Bartlett Learning is introducing a Back to School Facebook contest: What Does JB Learning Mean to You? We need your help. Tell us what your favorite Jones & Bartlett Learning product is and why you love it. Was … Continue reading

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Recent College Grads Find Difficulty in Securing Positions and Managing Loans

A recent report found that nearly 53% of college graduates under the age of 25 were either unemployed or underemployed in 2011. In fact, TODAY‚Äôs financial editor Jean Chatzky revealed that the percentage of students unable to find a job … Continue reading

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