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career resources

Whether you are just starting the journey that is your professional life, looking to take the next step in your current role, or trying to balance your work and professional life, the Penn Foster Student Life Blog wants to help. Check out our second Career Resource Guide to provide you with the tools you need to succeed in the workplace.

budget your time at work

If you find that you don't have enough time to get things done at work, you're not alone. Here are a few ways to budget your time while at work and identify the things that eat away at your time throughout the work day.

new years resolutions

Looking to make a change in the new year? Making lifestyle changes can have a major impact on your academic performance. Here are a few positive, healthy lifestyle changes that can help you become an ever better student in the new year!

earn your undergrad certificate

Now that 2017 has started, it's time to take a moment to consider how you can make this year better than the last. Learn how earning your undergraduate certificate is a great start towards improving your academic credentials - and how exactly you can get started!

January Early Childhood Education Webinars

Penn Foster College offers monthly, free Early Childhood Education webinars for our students and non-students alike. See our list of ECE webinars for January 2017 and register today!

traditional vs year round homeschooling

While many people choose to homeschool because of the flexibility it offers, they also have to make tough decisions regarding scheduling. Today, we'll break down one of the more common dilemmas faced in homeschooling: the choice between a traditional schedule vs. a year-round homeschool schedule.

early childhood education careers

In the early childhood classroom setting, dramatic play is a type of play in which children portray different characters to engage their imagination and build confidence. Here are a few ways that incorporating dramatic play can help you create a dynamic ECE setting.

what can i do with a business degree

A degree in business management can go a long way - if you know how to use it! Here are a few different ways you can leverage your business degree to find success in a variety of industries.

the gift of education

This holiday season, ask friends and family to help you get one step closer towards accomplishing your goals with Penn Foster's gift payments! Learn how you can point your loved ones in the right direction towards giving you a gift that lasts a lifetime.

vet tech specialist

Are you an aspiring veterinary technician specialist? Then we've got the event for you! Join us on Monday, December 19th, 2016 for a free webinar detailing everything you need to know about becoming a vet tech specialist.


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