Your grades do not define you

Beyond classroom walls Schools were designed to teach subjects that instill core values to our lives. However, are restless nights, fried brains, and hand cramps worth the grade? Look at your life from an eagle’s point of view. How much do you sacrifice for school and where does your happiness and mental health fall onContinue reading Your grades do not define you

A Day in the Life of a Project Manager

Working in academic publishing doesn’t always mean writing or editing books (we have subject matter experts, called SMEs, for that!). It takes so many different skill sets and people to publish a book or a product. One of the cogs in the wheel of publishing is a project manager. If you’ve ever wondered what aContinue reading “A Day in the Life of a Project Manager”

An Introduction to Alta

Knewton Alta is a complete courseware solution that provides your instructor with control of the content in your course based on learning objectives or skills that you need to master. Just-in-time answer explanations and remediation provide students with what you need when you need it. The courseware combines targeted instruction, answer explanations, and remediation to close learningContinue reading “An Introduction to Alta”

How I Got Here: Financial Analyst

Featured Professional: Dan Spinelli What’s your current position? Financial Analyst – Research Finance, Partner Solutions How long have you been at Wiley? Just about 4 years What degree did you receive? Bachelors in History and Communication Studies from The College of New Jersey received in 2018 Give us a quick rundown of your career path.Continue reading “How I Got Here: Financial Analyst”

How I Got Here: Editorial Director

For our second installment of the How I Got Here series, we interviewed an editorial director who oversees content development for engineering books at Wiley! Read on to hear their story: WSS: What did you study in school? Is it relevant to your current job? I majored in electrical engineering in college. I love learningContinue reading “How I Got Here: Editorial Director”

Soft Skills in the Classroom

The classroom has more to offer than the subject knowledge around which the class is centered. The classroom setting also offers the opportunity to practice and grow your soft skills. These skills are things like communication, emotional intelligence, team work, leadership, and so on. Author of Wiley’s You Got This! The Real Skills You NeedContinue reading “Soft Skills in the Classroom”

Wiley CPA Industry Updates

If you’re looking to stay on top of CPA news, Wiley has you covered! Here are some tips from Wiley’s Business & Accounting team on where to keep up with industry trends to give you the leading edge. Where to look? Start with Wiley Accounting Club. You can also follow Wiley Accounting’s new Instagram accountContinue reading “Wiley CPA Industry Updates”

Celebrating Your 2021 Wins!

2021 was a long year, and there were definitely a lot of ups and downs. While the year might have been challenging, there were also so many moments worthy of celebration. We asked our Wiley Students Speak readers and members to tell us their wins from 2021. From personal successes like focusing on mental health,Continue reading “Celebrating Your 2021 Wins!”

Find the Right Scholarship for You

Scholarships are fantastic tools that can help you cover at least part of your overall education expenses. While finding a scholarship that is the right fit for your background, qualifications, course of study, and financial situation may seem daunting, there are a variety of options out there—you just have to know what to look for!Continue reading “Find the Right Scholarship for You”

Background Noise

by Krystal Mitchell A well-debated topic amongst scholars is whether listening to music while studying is beneficial as compared to not listening to music. Research has shown a link between certain types of music that can boost concentration and memory. However, others argue that background sounds can make it more difficult to concentrate and focus.Continue reading “Background Noise”