Should You Include Social Media Links on Your Resume?

Think of your favorite sports vehicle; your favorite place to grab your morning coffee; your favorite band; your dinner spot of choice on a Friday or Saturday night. Post your answers in the comments section below, if you’d like. Answers to questions like these likely have an active presence in the world of social media. As social media continues to become a more regular part of everyday communication, questions seem to linger with respect to how formal your social media…Read +

4 Practical Ways to Use Math in Everyday Life

Many people, including students in online degree programs, seem to despise and/or fear math. Those emotions may be understandable for people who have suffered unfortunate experiences in their schooling (something different than true education). Nonetheless, the practical application, and therefore the knowledge, of elementary math is indispensable in everyday life. Below are four such uses: 1. Computing mentally how much money to leave as a tip in a restaurant. It is customary in most restaurants nowadays to leave a tip…Read +

Wise Words from the Founder of Modern Nursing

Editor's Note: Grantham University honors the self-sacrifice and expertise of the modern nursing community. We're proud to serve their educational needs with seven nursing-related educational programs in our College of Nursing and Allied Health. In recognition of their caring spirit and place in our lives, we look back to the one who started it all in this blog republication.  "Nursing is an art: and if it is to be made an art, it requires an exclusive devotion as hard a preparation as…Read +

Military Spouse Appreciation Day

Editor's Note: Grantham University is taking a moment to acknowledge the tremendous contribution a military spouse makes all year long by republishing timely advice from a veteran Air Force spouse. One day of appreciation is not nearly adequate enough; nevertheless, we thank you.  As I write this, I’m camping out on the floor of a mostly-empty house. It's the latest of many international moves I’ve made with my husband over the last few years. Where the Air Force sends us, we go. Before…Read +