Author Archive: CFA Staff

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College for America is an accredited, nonprofit college dedicated to making a college degree achievable for every working adult: flexibly scheduled, uniquely applicable, competency-based education for just $3,000 a year (or less).

What Regionally Accredited Means and Why It Matters to You

Posted In: Academics

Everything you need to understand what colleges mean when they refer to their regional accreditation.

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GEM Brings Self-Paced Learning to Refugees Across the Globe

Posted In: Students

How Global Education Movement (GEM) provides access to online degrees to refugee learners by working with effective local on-the-ground partners.

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Your Tuition Assistance Program Can Have Better Employee Participation with These Ingredients

Posted In: Workforce Insight

Practical tips on how to overcome the administrative, personal and workplace culture barriers to employee utilization of tuition assistance programs.

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6 Myths Holding Back Your Talent Development Strategy

Posted In: Workforce Insight

If your company’s leadership and other colleagues are questioning the value of your talent development spending, it may be because they don’t see the benefits.

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How Bite-Sized Learning Delivers Content to Different Learning Styles

Posted In: Academics

Adult learners with different learning styles haven’t always had their needs met by traditional L&D programs. Bite-sized learning, or microlearning, may be the key.

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Building Pathways to Careers for Veterans – How This Assistant First Sergeant Made the Transition to Oracle

Supporting careers for veterans means more than helping them get degrees. Career advising and employer partnerships helps veterans like this one thrive in civilian careers.

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Supporting Alternative Pathways to Learning for Adult Students

Posted In: Students

Working adult students may have some doubts about if they can complete a degree. Well designed support systems can make the difference.

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L&D Trends: What the Experts Talked About in 2018 … and What to Expect in 2019

Posted In: Workforce Insight

We reviewed the programs of every major conference for talent leaders to identify the learning and development trends for 2018 and 2019.

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Creating Leadership Paths for Veterans Through The Walgreens HERO Program

Posted In: Students

The new Walgreens HERO program and SNHU are adding educational and leadership opportunities for veterans.

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Student Spotlight: Hewlett Packard’s Kyle Martarello

Posted In: Students

Kyle Martarello was on a traditional path a decade ago. After graduating from high school, he went to college and about a year into his journey, was doing well.

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