Backwards design challenges us to design with the product or goal in mind, working backwards until we identify the first step to take. Education professionals, including instructors, use backwards design to help you learn. You can use the same ideas to support your work on long-term writing projects! Read on for how to use this method to improve your assignments.
Welcome to Career Catalyst, our blog featuring helpful continuing education and career-related articles written by our faculty and staff. From study and motivation tips to career planning and interview techniques, we cover it all. Make sure to check back regularly, because we’re always posting new articles designed to help you get more out of your education and career.
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Relevant. Inspiring. Informed. Direct from the experts — our industry-experienced faculty and staff —these posts give you the insight you need to become knowledgeable in your career, a better online learner, and a leader in your field.
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In addition to talented employees and amazing dishes, the success of any restaurant is completely dependent on consistently passing health inspections and satisfying local health departments during bi-yearly restaurant visits.
On September 9, 2021, Morgan Blount became Dr. Morgan Blount after successfully defending her doctoral manuscript entitled Crisis Leadership: An Examination of Effective Leadership Styles and Mindset, making her the FIRST EVER Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree recipient from JWU. After enrolling in the inaugural cohort in 2018, Dr. Blount fondly looks back at her experience in the program and re-confirms the program's goal of progressing students to graduate successfully and on time. "I really enjoyed the lock-step courses throughout the dissertation.
Solving crimes and prosecuting criminals can seem like an exciting career path, but there is much more to the criminal justice system than these roles alone. Many professionals work in leadership, in the courts, and in the community to help keep people safe. For some, training beyond a bachelor's degree is helpful to launching their careers.
What many students think of as revising is more appropriately called editing (or even proofreading): making minor changes, typically focused on surface details like correcting errors in formatting, grammar, mechanics, and citation styles. Editing is a vital step to presenting a finished product in any field, especially when you want to appear polished, prepared, and diligent. We love editing!
Have you ever considered a career where you can help people, motivate employees, be a change agent, or serve as a mediator? Are you a people person? Are you looking for a rewarding career? Look no further than starting a career in the human resource management industry.
Whether you own a restaurant or manage a hotel, the key to success is providing good customer service. There are multiple choices where people can eat or spend the night. The reason they will return to your establishment and spread the word that yours is a quality business is that you've made their experience a positive one.
You're close to realizing your dream of opening your own restaurant. You have the space and designed it to be a cozy and inviting eatery. You've hired key staff and are working on a marketing plan. Now it's time to finalize your menu and put those items of yours into a detailed menu that will communicate your passion for food to your guests and entice them to try your culinary offerings again and again. How do you do this? We've broken it down into key decisions you need to make as you are developing your menu.