Mind Mapping and Mind Mapping Software

Mind mapping is one of the best ways for visual learners to organize their notes and data into a format that is easier for them to review and to learn. Mind mapping can be done by hand, or through the use of a computer program. Obviously, using a computer program gives you a cleaner and more legible mind map but it is up to you; or use a blend of both. You can make a mind map while taking notes or you can take notes and then go back and create a mind map after the fact; it depends on how fast you can write while your teacher is giving a

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Long Island Home Study GED

Now how can you find free online Long Island Home Study GED courses that will get you all set to successfully take New York State’s High School Equivalency test TASC (formerly GED)? Since January 2014, New York uses the TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion) for this purpose. Take a look at this video about an adult learner who passed the TASC exam after she studied online at the MMS Community Library in Shirley, New York. In New York, there is no fee to take the TASC exam. The state picks up the tab for TASC testing which (understandably) is only available to state residents. The exam includes five testing sections: Writing,

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Studying online – some tips

It is that time of year again where students must return to school, college, university and so on. This can be exciting, seeing old friends and meeting new ones. However, getting back into the habit of studying again can also be stressful and take some time to get used to. You should not feel like this though. Here are a few easy tips for studying online to help take out some of the anxiety and stress related to studying and school. Firstly, you should know how to effectively utilize the internet to do research. You can find out things on online encyclopedias as well as wikis but this ought to

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Why Earn A Degree Online?

The college credit you receive from online courses generally works the exact same as that from a physical classroom, so why go for an online education over the traditional route? Because online courses offer the types of benefits that a traditional classroom simply cannot match. From the flexibility to the money you could save, there’s a lot to like about getting an education online. Check out some more of the great benefits here: Do you work a full-time job or have children? Chances are you won’t be able to attend school at a physical location, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take online courses. Taking your classes online allows for

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Online MIS Degree

IT managers seeking higher positions or additional knowledge often consider an online MIS degree, or Management Information Systems, as the best online IT degree to choose from. Usually, when a computer professional, may he or she be dealing with IT, network design or programming, enters the industry, they begin working with a two-year associate degree in their discipline of choice. But once you’ve been in the industry for about two or three years at least, a bachelor’s degree would be ideal if you wish to move up the ladder. Combining advanced information technology methods with a strong foundation in business teaching, MIS is the best online degree for those who

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10 Steps to Open Doors Successfully

If you’re finding frustration instead of job opportunities, it’s likely you’re not following a system that yields predictable results.  Without a proven system, your fate can become a mystery dependent solely on the economy and the mood of others. By implementing the following ten-step system, you will get in front of the right people and create an eagerness in them to want to help you and hire you.  This system is how Dewayne landed his dream job at NASA within just a few months and it’s also how Deborah went from interviewing once in six months to starting her new job in just 30 days. Step 1 – Prep Yourself

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Masters in Psychology – What does the program offer you?

Psychology is a wide-ranging and fascinating field, often the perfect career choice for those people who truly enjoy interacting with and helping people and who have an interest in understanding the inner workings of the human mind. So a Masters in Psychology, what does the program offer you? Psychology itself is the scientific study of the way the mind works and the root causes of all kinds of different human behaviors. Psychotherapy is based upon a wide range of techniques: behavioral therapy, cognitive therapy, existential therapy, psychoanalytic therapy, psychodynamic therapy, and eclectic therapy are the major disciplines and they all vary in many different ways. The first step towards entering

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MBA Finance

A Day in the Life of David K. Executive vice president and chief financial officer of a major hospitality company. What I Do I am responsible for the financial affairs of my company. It is my responsibility to ensure compliance with GAAP [generally accepted accounting principles] and SEC [Securities and Exchange Commission] regulations, to maintain adequate funding for operations, to strategically plan capital structure, to determine the strategic plan for the company, and to communicate all of these to the investment community and our board of directors. What I Enjoy Most I like developing and executing the strategic and operating plan for the company. Creating something and seeing the effects

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MBA General Management and Small Business

A day in the life of Jorge Rodriguez, restaurant owner in the Bay Area, California. What I Do After my studies, I moved to the West Coast. We formed in February of 2012 as a fast, casual, quick-service retail/restaurant concept. We have two locations in the San Francisco area. I am responsible for strategy, finance, accounting, marketing, and negotiations, as well as making crêpe batter, serving customers, and making sure my staff has everything they need to run both shops smoothly. Besides overseeing the day-to-day operations of the business, I have to master the concept of our company. I finesse the plan of activities to roll it out to potential investors,

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MBA Education Makes You More Confident In Business

A Day in the Life of Tom J., President of an architecture firm. What I Do Now that I have started my own firm, I do everything. I run a business, which happens to be architecture—designing hotels and resorts, condominiums, and commercial/retail properties. As a former partner in a large architecture firm, I was a consultant. Our projects ranged from U.S. $10 million to U.S. $350 million—mostly very large commercial development projects for clients like Marriott. My entire architecture career primarily has been as a designer and consultant, which requires a lot of up-front analysis before you actually start to design anything. Most architects don’t like to crunch the numbers,

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