June 30, 2014
How Much Does an Online Degree Cost?
Evaluating the cost of an online degree involves more than just looking at the price of tuition. Consider these components as you research your online degree program.
June 27, 2014
5 Questions with 2014 AIU Graduation Performer Darrin Johnson
Meet AIU administrative faculty Darrin Johnson, who won the recent AIU Voice competition and will perform the National Anthem at the AIU Online graduation ceremony in Chicago.
June 27, 2014
How to Answer Open-Ended Interview Questions
Does it feel like you're hearing a lot more behavioral or situational questions in your interviews? Here are some tips on how to answer open-ended interview questions.
June 25, 2014
Starting a Business: How to Write a Vision Statement
Learn how to write a vision statement to provide a management-level view of your company’s future and the rationale as to why this direction makes good business sense.
June 23, 2014
AIU Online Alumnus and Washington State Representative Graham Hunt Lives to Serve
Learn how AIU Online alumnus and Washington State Representative Graham Hunt transformed his life from a high school drop-out to a successful life of public service.
June 20, 2014
Balancing School and Family: Top 7 Tips from AIU Students
Whether you’re currently working outside the home or not, the daily demands of parenthood can make pursuing a degree a challenging addition to your schedule. Yet it’s far from unachievable.
June 19, 2014
5 Reasons to Do Volunteer Work While Unemployed
The benefits of volunteering and giving your time to a worthy cause can mean a healthier mindset and make you more marketable in the long run. How? Take a look at these five reasons.
June 18, 2014
5 Things You Should Know about AIU’s Career Advantage Program
AIU’s Career Advantage Program (CAP) offers students and alumni five important services that can help you optimize your job search, make a successful career change or enhance your career development efforts.
June 16, 2014
From AABA to MBA, AIU Alum William Jackson Positioned Himself for Success
With three business degrees in hand, AIU alumnus William Jackson has learned that taking the time to assess what you want out of life can lead you right to where you want to be.
June 13, 2014
Do You Need to be Computer Savvy to Start College Online?
Many new students believe that to be successful at an online college that you must have a strong knowledge of computer programs and software. The reality is that you can start college online with little to no knowledge of computers.
June 11, 2014
Think You Can’t Go Back for Your Degree? AIU Alumni Share 8 Reasons Why You Can Do It
You have no shortage of reasons why it just isn’t the right time to pursue your degree. But if you’re already thinking about it, why put it off?
June 10, 2014
How Your Job Search is Just like ‘The Voice’
When you find a job you want to apply for, there’s a good chance you could be one of hundreds who read the job description and thought the same thing: “That’s the job I want. I can do that.” And so, similar to NBC’s singing competition show “The Voice,” the dog-eat-dog selection process begins.
June 09, 2014
AIU Atlanta Atlanta Announces VP of PMI Atlanta as 2014 Graduation Keynote Speaker
The Atlanta campus of American InterContinental University (AIU) is excited to announce Laura Davidson, vice president of the Project Management Institute Atlanta, as the keynote speaker for its 2014 commencement ceremony on June 27.
June 07, 2014
Phone Interview Tips: Four Mistakes to Avoid
How should you prepare for a phone interview? Be sure to avoid these common mistakes.
June 06, 2014
On a Job Search? Why Your First Impression Isn’t What You Think It Is
Nearly 80% of employers will type in your name into a search engine before they call you for an interview. To make sure you make the right first impression, start with these three steps.
June 05, 2014
The Obvious Networking Opportunity You’re Passing Up
Separating your work life and your personal life is normal, even healthy. But when it comes to building a strong network, you could be missing out on making some important connections through your family.
June 04, 2014
4 Steps to Staying Motivated and Finishing your Degree Program
Sometimes, when your path to a degree feels long and challenging, it can be difficult to maintain your drive and enthusiasm. Take these four steps to help you stay focused on your goal.
June 02, 2014
How to Address Employment Gaps in Your Resume [VIDEO]
If you’ve ever taken more than a few months off of work, you’ve got a gap in your employment. Follow these four tips for addressing employment gaps in your resume.