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10 Signs Your Employees are Not Working as a Team

Working as a team takes practice. Learn how your employees can work more effectively as they grow into an effective team.

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How Does Online Learning Work? 10 FAQs, Answered.

By Kate Whitney Online learning has skyrocketed since the Coronavirus Pandemic with more than 50% of students taking at least one online course in 2019-2020 and approximately two thirds of students were either learning completely online or in a hybrid course format. If you’re considering joining the growing ranks of students seeking to enhance their professional […]

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2nd Career Options That Pay Off

By Kate Whitney While the cost of higher education may act as a deterrent for many adults considering a return to school, a recent national survey found that 73% of U.S. adults age 23 to 55 without a bachelor’s degree cite increased earning potential as the main motivation for making the decision to go back. […]

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What Can You Do with a Master’s Degree?

You might wonder whether to pursue a master’s degree. What can you do with it? Not only is there the satisfaction of gaining additional knowledge, skills and credibility, but you also may become more financially secure. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), people with master’s degrees earn $240 more per week than […]

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UVM Course Helps Julianne Walshaw Navigate Craft Beer Distribution and Sales

At Rek’-Lis Brewing Company, Julianne Walshaw has served many roles, including server, bartender, and assistant manager. She’s now the New Hampshire brewery’s sales and distribution manager. While she is passionate about craft beer, the Bethlehem, N.H., resident knew she wanted to learn more about the business side of brewing. “I just started Googling craft beer […]

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UVM Program Helps Digital Marketing Professional Succeed in Her New Job

Hannah Normandeau felt confident about her social media marketing skills. But when it came to paid search, analytics, and SEO, she wasn’t as comfortable. The Waterbury,  Vermont resident decided to enroll in the UVM Digital Marketing Fundamentals Professional Certificate, an online, eight-week, digital marketing certificate program that covers everything from SEO to web analytics to […]

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COVID-19 Employment in Crisis: Taking Steps Toward Career Success During a Pandemic

By Kate Whitney Americans are facing unprecedented challenges to their careers because of COVID-19, from balancing remote work with childcare to seeing opportunities disappear before their eyes as job postings have been pulled from company websites. University of Vermont Continuing and Distance Education Career Coach Sue Schlom encourages students and her clients to keep their eye on […]

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COVID-19 Employment in Crisis: When Work Can’t Wait

By Kate Whitney There’s no mitigating this: the effects of COVID-19 on our nation’s economy and unemployment rate have been dismal, record-breaking, and devastating. More than 33 million Americans have filed for unemployment benefits since the start of the coronavirus pandemic—with 3.2 million filing at the end of April. Despite the recent Washington Post poll […]

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You Can Land Your Dream Job. Tips from a Recruiter and UVM Career Coach.

Sue Scholm wants all of her students to land their dream job. With a background in corporate recruiting, Schlom has the unique perspective of knowing what businesses are looking for and what stands out on a resume. In fact, in her Career Coaching Course offered at no charge to students in the Digital Marketing Fundamentals […]

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Trademark Registration: What Every Brewery Must Know to be Successful

By Matthew McLaughlin In our previous articles on trademarks, we explored the importance and necessity for a brewery to perform trademark clearance, or research, prior to either using a mark in commerce or attempting to register a mark. We will now turn our attention to the registration process so that you can have a better […]

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