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Suffering from a setback? How to take advantage of failure

Rate this article and enter to winFailure and setbacks are painful, whether you flunked a paper or course, didn’t exactly excel at an internship, or missed some other goal. You’ve probably been there. In...

Feeling the pressure to be perfect? 4 ways to push back

Rate this article and enter to winBeing a person can be complicated. Being a perfectionistic person can be even more complicated. Those standards of yours? They’re so high you can’t see the top of...
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5 ways to get more done

Rate this article and enter to winBased on This is how to be productive; 5 new secrets proven by research by Eric Barker at Barking Up The Wrong Tree%CODE1%
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Motivation validation: Who and what are you here for?

Rate this article and enter to winWhy are you a student, anyway? Why we’re doing <whatever thing> is a question to ask yourself at certain points in life. If your choices don’t seem to...
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Feel like an imposter? How to own your awesome

Rate this article and enter to winMaybe you rocked the interview and got the position you barely dared apply to. Or you’ve picked up an internship at a place you’d love to work after...
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Making the most of your career center

Rate this article and enter to winOne of the most important reasons Ashford students decide to further their education is to pursue an exciting career. Career Services at Ashford University can help you reach...
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Setting S.M.A.R.T. goals

Setting goals is a great way to start the New Year. Making and sticking to goals this time of year is both a time-honored tradition, and a way to be happier and healthier; however,...
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Lean on me: Using a mentor to support your success

Rate this article and enter to winWhen Lisa T. decided to return to school to pursue her degree through online courses, she felt overwhelmed and nervous. She was worried about managing all of her...