Ed4Career Blog

Ten Steps Closer to a Career Change

By Kris Powers | October 11th 2017

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People who work in careers that are well suited to them and their values are happier and healthier. If you’ve been experiencing discontent in your current position or feel like maybe it’s time for a change; the following steps will guide you in exploring if a career change is right for you.

Five Tips for Online Learning Success

By Kris Powers | October 4th 2017

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With the widespread use of internet technologies, students of any age can take advantage of learning anytime, anywhere. You never have to stop learning!

The 12 Fastest Growing Jobs in America

By Kris Powers | September 27th 2017

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The BLS reports that “Overall employment in the U.S. economy is projected to increase 6.5 percent during the 2014–24 decade, adding about 9.8 million new jobs. We focus on the top 12 in this article.

6 Common Career Myths

By Kris Powers | September 20th 2017

Career Planning

For those just entering the workforce (as well as those currently in the workforce) it’s important to realize that careers, dreams and aspirations are constantly evolving.

Add More to Your Day!

By Kris Powers | September 13th 2017

Work life balance

Take a good long look at your life. How are you feeling at the end of every day? Upon awakening? Are there pieces of you that you feel are being neglected? Make note of them and come up with steps to nurture those areas in your life!

In Search of the Organized Mind

By Kris Powers | September 6th 2017

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In light of my current crazed mental state, I hit upon the idea of writing on the topic of the “organized mind” for this blog piece. Apparently, I’m not the only one seeking help in this age of digital overload.

Going Back to School as an Adult Learner

By Kris Powers | August 30th 2017

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The start of school was always a favorite time of mine. Fresh school year, new school supplies, new classmates and professors, the feeling of “anything is possible."

Mind Mapping

By Kris Powers | August 23rd 2017

A mind map is a free-form way of organizing long lists of information and can be a fun and creative way to show relationships between thoughts and ideas. Simply put, a mind map is a diagram that literally “maps out” your ideas by connecting your thoughts to a central subject.

10 Steps to Setting Effective Career Development Goals

By Kris Powers | August 16th 2017


By taking the time to set effective career development goals, you can measure progress and track yourself getting closer and closer to the career you have envisioned for yourself.

Time Management

W\hat is the best way gain control over your morning hours for peak performance? Learn more here!