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12 Universities Producing the Most Female Software...

If you Google "female software engineer" the top results are startling, but not surprising: "Why Women Don't Pursue Careers in Software Engineering," ...
  • Erin King
    November 24, 2021 3:06:11 PM EST . 6 min read

12 Universities Producing the Most Female Software...

If you Google "female software engineer" the top results are startling, but not surprising: "Why Wom...
  • Erin King
    November 24, 2021 3:06:11 PM EST . 6 min read

10 Universities for Petroleum Engineers in 2022

The Oil & Gas industry is fueling innovation as the demand to commit to climate change, net zero...
  • Erin King
    November 9, 2021 12:16:13 PM EST . 5 min read

NC Universities With the Most High-Earning Female ...

You asked, we analyzed.
  • Erin King
    November 2, 2021 1:05:58 PM EDT . 5 min read

13 Scary Stats: How the Pandemic Haunts the Job Ma...

The Future of Work looks different through the lens of a global pandemic, or maybe it's a little mor...
  • Erin King
    October 22, 2021 5:06:14 PM EDT . 7 min read

Data Literacy 101: The Quick Guide for Higher Ed

Data can provide many powerful benefits in higher education, from promoting student success and impr...
  • Dr. Jacob Bonne
    October 18, 2021 7:41:37 PM EDT . 6 min read

Top 20 Hispanic-Serving Institutions in U.S.

We celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month September 15 to October 15 to honor the history of His...
  • Steppingblocks Team
    September 30, 2021 11:20:42 AM EDT . 8 min read

The Positive ROI of Graduate Outcomes Data

At the turn of the millennium, Friends Reunited became an internet phenomenon. It was a precursor to...
  • Steppingblocks Team
    August 23, 2021 3:56:27 PM EDT . 8 min read

Considering a Master's Degree? Here Are the Facts

More than ever before, the impact of COVID-19 has the value of education called into question. While...
  • Dr. Jacob Bonne
    August 13, 2021 3:08:22 PM EDT . 2 min read

Remote Work’s Impact on Tech Wages (for Better or ...

Is it possible that the tech industry suffers consequences due to its inventions? It is possible. In...
  • David Torrealba
    June 28, 2021 3:53:48 PM EDT . 7 min read

How to Attract Employers With Your Resume in 2021

As a job seeker, your first objective is to standout. And most importantly, to make recruiters and p...
  • Steppingblocks Team
    June 4, 2021 4:39:40 PM EDT . 11 min read

Understanding Your Institution’s Economic Impact T...

Getting a college degree in the United States used to be the pinnacle of achievement and the key to ...
  • Steppingblocks Team
    May 16, 2021 5:31:53 PM EDT . 13 min read

The 7-Step Playbook for Putting Graduate Outcomes ...

Like all industries, higher education is feeling the pressure to become data-driven — and there's a ...
  • Erin King
    May 10, 2021 1:17:24 PM EDT . 9 min read

Fast Facts: Highest Paying Skills for Recent Compu...

In a recent survey, 83 percent of employers reported having difficulty finding qualified candidates ...
  • Erin King
    April 8, 2021 6:26:12 AM EDT . 3 min read

15 Best Jobs for Introverts in 2021

Before we get to our list of the 15 best jobs for introverts, it’s essential to understand what an i...
  • Alexandra Carter
    April 2, 2021 6:33:05 AM EDT . 5 min read

Fast Facts: 10 Most Searched Majors by College Stu...

Why do students go to college? To get a better job.
  • Carlo Martinez
    March 29, 2021 6:13:14 AM EDT . 10 min read

What Is Student Success?

Learn how to identify and remove institutional barriers to college completion and student success th...
  • Alexandra Carter
    February 23, 2021 6:45:00 PM EST . 24 min read

How to Engage Your Alumni Using Data & Technol...

Alumni engagement is about connecting with your graduates in a meaningful way.
  • Carlo Martinez
    February 22, 2021 6:54:00 PM EST . 5 min read

The COVID-19 State of Higher Education and the Imp...

It’s been eight months since COVID-19 hit higher education in the U.S. As fall semester ends, the pr...
  • Erin King
    November 23, 2020 10:33:17 AM EST . 14 min read

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