For so many students and their families, today marks the end of an agonizing period of weighing college options and then, finally, selecting a school they’ll proudly attend in the fall.  They have undoubtedly spent countless hours researching different schools, filling out applications and weighing pros and cons...
National College Decision Day: The beginning of the road
For so many students and their families, today marks the end of an agonizing period of weighing college options and then, finally, selecting a school they’ll proudly attend in the fall. They have undoubtedly spent countless hours researching different schools, filling out applications and weighing pros and cons...
When it comes to nonprofit communications, a lack of proper preparation can mean lack of impact. It almost guarantees it. How do you ensure that you start off on the right foot? It’s easy. The answer is planning. When I started my career more than 20 years ago, I had the privilege of being on the front lines of an extraordinary company that would change the face of technology...
Megan Matthews Carnahan: 4 steps every nonprofit should take before creating its strategic communications plan (eBook)
When it comes to nonprofit communications, a lack of proper preparation can mean lack of impact. It almost guarantees it. How do you ensure that you start off on the right foot? It’s easy. The answer is planning. When I started my career more than 20 years ago, I had the privilege of being on the front lines of an extraordinary company that would change the face of technology...
Access to skills training is a monstrous challenge, yet pales in comparison to the challenge of quality. The sector has seen an influx of training providers, yet only a small margin are able to impart high-quality market driven skills that results in sustainable employment for the trainees. NSDC has made strides toward the creation of occupational standards, accreditation of training institutes, training of trainers, assessments and certifications.
A monstrous challenge: Access to quality skills training in India
Access to skills training is a monstrous challenge, yet pales in comparison to the challenge of quality. The sector has seen an influx of training providers, yet only a small margin are able to impart high-quality market driven skills that results in sustainable employment for the trainees. NSDC has made strides toward the creation of occupational standards, accreditation of training institutes, training of trainers, assessments and certifications.
In our years of supporting students as they pursue college degrees, we’ve maintained a realistic view, through hands-on experience, of what it takes for our scholars to prepare for- and eventually complete- college, and we’ve designed our program to meet their needs. Students become Dell Scholars today. And so, our team begins supporting each student the moment he or she is accepted into the program.
Dell Scholars Program: Redefining college ready
In our years of supporting students as they pursue college degrees, we’ve maintained a realistic view, through hands-on experience, of what it takes for our scholars to prepare for- and eventually complete- college, and we’ve designed our program to meet their needs. Students become Dell Scholars today. And so, our team begins supporting each student the moment he or she is accepted into the program.
As National College Decision Day approaches, it’s essential that students understand how much the colleges they are considering will cost. The Dell Scholars Program is dedicated to ensuring that students have the information they need when choosing a school, so we have created a video series to help students get prepared for and understand the process.
Dell Scholars Program PSA Video Series: Understanding award offers
As National College Decision Day approaches, it’s essential that students understand how much the colleges they are considering will cost. The Dell Scholars Program is dedicated to ensuring that students have the information they need when choosing a school, so we have created a video series to help students get prepared for and understand the process.