Monday Motivation: The Aim Of Education

“The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.” – Herbert Spencer This week’s motivation focuses on the purpose of an education. When we hone in on what education means to us, we can come up with multiple definitions; however, the greatest reward of education is, perhaps, what you do with it. Herbert Spencer simplifies this matter by suggesting… Read more →

Student Of The Week: Nancy Torres

Student Of The Week: Nancy Torres

A major congratulations is in order for the Plaza College Student of the Week for Winter 2015, Nancy Torres! In her final semester at Plaza College, Nancy Torres was diagnosed with breast cancer. She faced three surgeries during her battle, but she persevered through her struggles to remain a student at Plaza College. Ms. Torres triumphed, completed all her course… Read more →

Monday Motivation: The Power Of Perseverance

“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” – Julie Andrews This week’s motivation hones in on the topic of perseverance. Perseverance is one of the most resilient qualities to have, yet it’s one of the toughest to master. Andrews puts it into perspective, suggesting that no matter how many times you try and fail, it is the courage… Read more →

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Infographic: The Evolution Of The Entrepreneur

It comes as no surprise that the most sought-after job title in today’s market is entrepreneur. With a novel idea, a plan of execution and the drive to launch your own business, you could be well on your way to joining the many Millennials who are making strides in influencing this generation’s start-up culture. Entrepreneurs might have the freedom of… Read more →

Monday Motivation: Self-Improvement Comes From Self-Motivation

“He who stops being better stops being good.” – Oliver Cromwell This week’s motivation is on the topic of self-improvement. When we consistently challenge ourselves, we explore areas we’re not so familiar with to attain knowledge or insight on a new topic. How we challenge ourselves on any given day is entirely rooted within. How far will you go when… Read more →