With the new semester approaching, many adult learners are struggling with the decision of whether to return to school, or what to study if they do. How can they be sure what they learn will be relevant to their job or valued by their employer? A CAEL Learning and Development Advisor can help make sure decisions about education are made with the interests of both the employer and the working learner in mind.
Jacy works for a major retailer and talked with an advisor about how she could get a degree in business. The advisor helped Jacy identify where such a degree could take her in her current company, and a school that provided the flexible schedule she needed, including online courses. While she’s been in school. Jacy has received one promotion and with a year to go, is looking at moving up another step once she has her degree!