Posts By: Steve Gibbs

Whose Dream Is It?

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As my colleague, Nick, and I prepared our presentation for a recent workshop with middle school athletes and their parents, he proposed the idea of opening our presentation with the question, Whose dream is it? At first I was not on board with the idea.

College Board Redesigns Its Brand

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College Board, purveyors of the SAT college entrance exam, is expanding and redesigning its brand. Beginning in 2016 the SAT becomes part of The SAT Suite of Assessments designed to prepare and assess the college and career readiness of students in grades 8-12.

What the heck is FAFSA?

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North Carolina Financial Aid

If you are new to the money hunt to secure financial backing for college let me introduce you to FAFSA. The acronym FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. January 1 of the new calendar year marked the first day a student was eligible to apply for financial aid through FAFSA for the next school year (2015-2016).

College Costs in the Real World

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North Carolina College Education

It is that time of year when many high school seniors are in the middle of an emotional rollercoaster as they await the news that will determine their future. The majority of college application due dates have passed and soon the general admission acceptances will start rolling in.

Travel Well Being

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The other day I happened to catch the George Clooney movie, Up in the Air on one of the million cable channels in residence on my SMART TV. I had seen the movie before but this time it hit home because I have been on the road a lot in the last six months.

How Open is the Communication in Your Organization?

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Employee Wellness Raleigh

Whether your business year closes on December 31st, June 30th or anytime in between, the arrival of January 1st has special, significant energy. The beginning of a new calendar year is ripe for renewal and regeneration and it signals a time to evaluate the role of communication between employees and leadership.

APLS Group to Attend Virginia SHRM

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Virginia SHRM State Conference Virginia SHRM State Conference

We are proud to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Virginia SHRM event. We will be exhibiting, networking and sharing our thoughts of what the Human Resources field has coming for it in 2015.

Social Media bites Student-Athletes

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Social Media Management Sports

Social media is a deceptive interloper parading around as a friendly connection to the world. Every thought is fair game to be laid bare to an unsuspecting audience as if we are all awaiting the next brilliant statement from the coolest platform.