The financial cost of college is, needless to say, quite high. At least that is what my own monthly school loan statement says. The real question is: Do kids today need traditional college to succeed? The truth is online courses and community college offer kids the same knowledge for much less. Pick a field and … Continue reading Is College Necessary For Success? Many Say No.
Cities and larger towns are often known for their shopping choices. Why not colleges and their towns too? It was recently argued that companies like Target or Trader Joe's are actually chasing the college student by building on or near college campuses. They are the future of shopping after all, right? This may be a … Continue reading Shopping Malls: Coming To A College Near You?
Amazon was recently under fire for poor work conditions in their factory. So, what do they do? Retrain existing employees for different positions within the company or better jobs elsewhere. The training they offer will allow their employees to slide into more technical jobs. Considering that field seems to be growing non-stop, it is training … Continue reading Downsizing Done Right: Retrain Your Current Workforce