Education, Careers & Jobs

Exploring racial and ethnic disparities in learning disability diagnosis among students

Using data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Marker Learning examined racial and ethnic differences in students with learning disabilities.
5 ways high school students can earn college credit
Canva  With the rising cost of college education, gaining some college-level credits while still in high school is becoming ever …
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Most common causes of workplace stress
Ground Picture // Shutterstock Each weekday, roughly 1 million adults in the U.S. miss work because of stress, according to Zippia …
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Schools got $190B to counter the pandemic's effect on student learning—Here's how they spent it
Canva When COVID-19 struck, one group was particularly upended: students. Their schools shut down, their classes went online, …
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How restaurant employment has changed so far in 2023 - Yuri A // Shutterstock The restaurant industry was hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. In the spring of 2021, …
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Online college enrollment is on the rise: What brings students to virtual campuses?
Ground Picture // Shutterstock Going away to college isn't for everyone—an increasing number of students are opting to earn their …
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10 states where college enrollment has dropped the most over the past decade
Canva A college degree used to be considered the golden ticket to starting a good life. Over the past several years, something's …
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Are your business finances in shape? A checklist to get you organized

(BPT) - By Irana Wasti, Chief Product Officer of BILLAs a business owner, keeping your finances thriving is critical, especially if you’re looking to do more with less as many small and midsize …

5 expert tips to achieve focus and attention that work for all ages

(BPT) - Your life is hectic. Your job and home to-do’s have you hustling, not to mention the school and extracurriculars that keep your family busy. This time of year is notorious for packed …

5 Tips to Set Your Kids Up for Back-to-School Success

(Family Features) Consider these five school-readiness tips to help parents ease the jitters, prepare for school days and set goals to help ensure their children have great years.

3 Devices to Make Navigating Campus Life Easier

(Family Features) The right tech gadgets - like smartphones, wearables, headphones and laptops - can help get you one step closer to your degree and navigate both your coursework and social life with ease.

Supporting Teachers: 4 ways to help lighten the burden for educators

(Family Features) To help alleviate some of the burden, consider these ways parents, guardians and community members can contribute and support the efforts of educators.

Enjoy a Workday Reset

(Family Features) Taking a break from work and averting your eyes from the computer may help you mentally reset and increase efficiency throughout the day.

Which colleges have produced the most legislators in the 118th Congress?

Best Universities used the Biographical Directory of Congress to find out which schools were most popular among members of the 118th Congress for their undergraduate degrees.

How access to retirement plans compares across 9 different industries

Guideline collected data on retirement benefits from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to compare employees' access across nine different industries.

Generative AI: Boundless potential at our fingertips

(BPT) - Generative AI technology has the potential to revolutionize the way we work, learn, and solve problems. By democratizing access to powerful software, generative AI has humanized technology …
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How the top barriers to upskilling American workers impact the workforce

(BPT) - Employers and workers see a world filled with uncertainty and change — from conversations about AI and automation replacing or helping certain job fields to questions around which …

Three reasons millennials should consider electing legal plans through their employer

(BPT) - Life is filled with moments, both big and small, when legal support can make a difference. Despite the widely held notion that legal representation is only useful for a “run-in” …

Small businesses take note: Offering a retirement plan can help attract and retain top talent. (And yes, you can afford it.)

(BPT) - Small businesses are a rapidly growing sector of the U.S. economy, responsible for all of the net job growth in the U.S. since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nearly half (46.4%)[i] of …

How new legislation can help address the health care workforce shortage

(BPT) - If you've recently scheduled medical appointments or procedures, you may have noticed longer wait times than you expected. There's a reason for that: The U.S. currently needs more than 17,000 …

AI and SMBs: How to decide what is right for you

(BPT) - By Irana Wasti, Chief Product Officer at BILLFrom the news to social media to your favorite podcast — artificial intelligence (AI) is capturing headlines. You’ve probably heard …