Jacob Welch

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Tips For Running An Online Business

I’m pretty sure we’ve all dreamt of quitting our 9-to-5 desk job, telling our supervisor where to stick it, and starting our own online business. …

Financial planners share their best advice for saving money

Saving money is one of the most important steps people can take to bolster their financial security and plan for the future. But it's not as simple as it might seem because there are many ways to go about it.<p>A tried-and-true savings plan doesn't have to be a challenge when you've got the right …

What Can I Do With This Major?

There are a lot of majors out there. And, true, picking a major isn't the same as picking your career. Still, you might be wondering which careers …

The Value Behind Film Photography

Digital photography is the norm, but why should we still continue using film photography?<p><b>Digital photography</b> became popular in the 1990's, and ever …

A few thoughts on how to choose a career

<b>Dear Annie:</b> I’m curious to hear what you think about my situation. In about six weeks I’ll be graduating <i>summa cum laude</i> from college, and I have no …

The complete guide to choosing a career

Throughout most of history, people basically just did what their parents did. “What should I do with my life?” wasn’t a question young people struggled with. These days, most of us have a huge range of possible careers before us. “What should I do with my life?” is one of the biggest and most …

The Debate Over Free Community College

New programs in Oregon and Tennessee face praise and scrutiny about which students they actually benefit.<p>This fall, Cesar Sanchez, 18, will do something he never thought possible.<p>He’ll enroll at Southwest Tennessee Community College through a state program called Tennessee Promise, which lets …

College & University

Want to change the world? Start with community colleges.

Community college is often perceived as the underdog in American higher education. Many are plagued by treacherous drop-out rates, poor teaching standards and dismal job prospects. And that’s if you’re lucky enough to graduate.<p>But inside some of these institutions, revolution is stirring. A lack of …

Community colleges are affordable, practical and increasingly popular

Community colleges have long operated in the shadows of more expensive, elite four-year colleges, but worries about the cost of college are now drawing students to these two-year programs. A new survey by WGBH News shows Americans believe strongly that community colleges are essential to providing …

Graduates of four-year universities flock to community colleges for job skills

Skagit Valley College, which, like other community colleges, has graduates of four-year universities among its students. Photo: Skagit Valley …

Why Tuition-Free College Makes Sense

This college building in Kansas was one of the first created under the 1862 Morrill Act. (Image: Land Grant College)<p>The issue of making college …

College & University

Meticulously Elegant Tattoos Created with Thousands of Intricate Dots

Tattoo artist Jessica Kinzer has a gift for producing powerful tattoos. Though only tattooing since 2014, this young artist shows genuine talent within designs that are both captivating and elegant. The complexity within each tattoo reveals Kinzer's meticulous eye for detail as she utilizes a …