Remote Teaching Tips for Teacher Candidates


We ♥️ Our Teachers! A new school year typically comes with a surge of energy and optimism for teachers and students alike. With the widespread shift to online learning during the 2020-2021 school year, this year is going to be different. Teachers will be faced with unique challenges and students will experience the growing pains that come with a transition … Read MoreRead More

Remote Job Interviews: Success Tips from the Pros!


Remote Interview tips from Granite State College

Job seekers and employers alike are adjusting to remote job interviews. While this is quickly becoming the new normal, the entire process can seem impersonal and well, just a touch awkward. If you’re doing your due diligence to prepare for a virtual job interview, but are still feeling unsure of yourself, you’re not alone. An internet search will quickly give … Read MoreRead More

How to Ask for a Professional Reference


Professional reference asking tips from Granite State College.

For adult students considering their next education or career move, a professional reference is an important part of the process. Whether applying to a new job or master’s degree program, ensuring you choose the right individuals to be a professional reference for you is a crucial part of the process. You will want to choose professional references who can speak … Read MoreRead More

Advantages of Graduate Certificate Programs


Girl with dog and laptop

Advancing your education beyond a bachelor’s degree is a critical move for many individuals who are trying to take the next step in their career. Traditionally this meant pursuing a master’s degree, but as the landscape has grown and diversified, so have the education pathways. There is no such thing as a one size fits all education or career model, … Read MoreRead More

Working Full-time, Aura Earns Her Associate, Bachelor’s, and Master’s Degree


Granite State College Student Aura

Alumna Fulfills Her Purpose While she describes herself as a work-in-progress, Aura Huot quietly inspires. At just 18 years-old, and with a handful of prior college credits and the full support of her loving parents, Aura moved from Colombia to the United States. Eventually, she pursued her associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree—all while building her career—with the help of her … Read MoreRead More

Prepare for a Virtual Job Interview


Virtual Job Interview.

Virtual job interviews are becoming a more integral element of the job search process. For employers, it serves as an efficient, low-cost alternative to conducting interviews in person. Phone interviews are a longstanding, widely used practice that most job seekers have encountered during their career. Over the course of the past decade, a whole new range of options has been … Read MoreRead More

Health Care Management Degrees: Exploring Opportunities Across 5 Career Pathways


Health care management degrees and careers from Granite State College.

Those working in health care management have a rich and diverse range of core responsibilities. Professionals in the field are actively engaged in the business side of the health care industry including operations, budgeting, policy, and more. Health care management is a great fit for those who are passionate about health care, but have interests and talents outside of nursing … Read MoreRead More

New Hampshire State Trooper Earns His Bachelor’s Degree


New Hampshire State Trooper earns bachelor's degree at Granite State College.

A Continuous Improvement Mindset In the world of project management, the continuous improvement model reflects the idea that organizations can enhance their operations by making smaller, incremental improvements to services, products, and work processes. Tom Lencki was introduced to continuous improvement when he started his journey taking Lean Project Management workshops, made available to him as an employee of the … Read MoreRead More

4 Skills from the Sales Playbook to Apply in Any Career


Sales skills at Granite State College.

In the business sector, the sales division helps fuel growth and strengthens customer loyalty. To be successful in sales, there are a range of communication skills and tactics used to cultivate a new audience of customers, attract them to your brand, and continuously work to align your customers’ needs to your product or service. Sales techniques are effective at developing … Read MoreRead More

Student Secures $2.3 Million Grant for Housing Improvements in Manchester


Manchester-area student at Granite State College

In May 2019, representatives from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) were performing a site visit to assess several properties managed by the Manchester Housing and Redevelopment Authority (MHRA). During their visit, the HUD personnel noted that several of the elevator systems were out-of-date and suggested that they look into grant funding to make these necessary … Read MoreRead More