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Study Tips for Online Learning Success

Tips for Online Learning

Posted by Charles Stiles
February 24, 2017

So there you are, hitting the internet in search of some study tips for online learning – a magic bullet (or two or three) that will help you master the course material, get good grades, earn your degree and advance your career. Nothing wrong with that. Except the magic part. …continued

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5 Financial Planning Concepts to Help the 56% of U.S. Adults with No Budget

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Posted by Grantham University
February 21, 2017

Are you worried you may be stuck working well past retirement age? You’re not alone. And with good financial planning, you can be on your way to financial security, so you can spend your retirement years sipping Mai Tais on the beach rather than chained to a desk. And who …continued

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Answering that Familiar Question: Why Do I Need to Learn This?!

Need to Learn, Amy Smith

Posted by Amy Smith, Foundations Faculty Member
February 17, 2017

 Before we go any further, I need you to know that I have a great respect for learning. However, that respect was built up over time. There were moments of doubt and countless hours spent flummoxed by some of the subjects that I was forced to endure in grade school …continued

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Four Password Tips for the 47 Percent of Adults at Risk of Cyberthreats

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Posted by Grantham University
February 16, 2017

At the beginning of every year, tech companies release a list of information that tends to remain the same. You know what it is — a list of the most commonly used passwords. According to a study by the Ponemon Institute, 47 percent of adults have had their personal information …continued

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4 Cybersecurity Skills that Can Help Prevent Computer Hacking

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Posted by Grantham University
February 15, 2017

Just like the cyberworld, the term “computer hacking” has evolved tremendously. It was initially used in the mid-1900s as a positive term to describe people who had an impressive mastery of computers.1 Now, it refers to the malicious and harmful changes made to computer software or hardware in order to …continued

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