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Critical Thinking: Teaching and Proving this Critical Career Skill

Everybody wants a critical thinker on their team these days. According to a study from the Association of American Colleges and Universities, approximately 93% of surveyed employers believe that “a demonstrated capacity to think critically, communicate clearly, and solve complex problems is more important than [a candidate’s] undergraduate major.” Another study, this one by career-search website Indeed.com, found that “Mentions of critical thinking in job postings have doubled since 2009.” President Obama has even discussed the idea in multiple State of the Union Addresses, stating that schools needed to develop standards that measured “Read More…


Paramedic-MPA Candidate Showcases His Skills with Pathbrite

Brian Christison is pursuing a Master’s degree in Public Administration at the University of Southern California. He also has ten years under his belt as a paramedic in San Diego, where he participates in a pioneering emergency services program. By all measures, his performance both academically and professionally has been first-rate.

Even standouts like Brian need tools to help them showcase their skills and accomplishments in today’s business environment—and for that, Brian has a Pathbrite e-portfolio. He learned about Pathbrite when he was required to create a personal brand portfolio for a Human Behavior in Public Organizations course. Recognizing Pathbrite’s value, he has continued to update it.

In this Student Success Story, you’ll learn more about the reasons why Brian, and others like him, have found Pathbrite so valuable. Discover the features that make it easy to create a compelling, visually striking digital portfolio that allows individuals to showcase their skills and experience—and differentiate themselves in a competitive business environment. You’ll also read how Pathbrite can be used by both students and instructors within the higher-education environment.

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