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How to Achieve The Career and Life You Desire


How to Achieve The Career and Life You Desire

New OnCourse Learning e-book offers tips on using lifelong learning for lifetime success

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BROOKFIELD, Wis., July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking the first step in a job search process can be difficult. Unsure of where to begin, people opt to stay where they are versus taking simple steps to find a better- paying job or a new career.

A free, easy-to-review resource, "How to use lifelong learning for a lifetime of success," by leading e-learning company OnCourse Learning, will inspire individuals to begin their professional or personal learning journey.

"Helping people get started and succeed in their chosen professions is what we do every day," said OnCourse Learning President and CEO Patrick Sheahan. "We believe our new e-book offers the guidance and motivation many people need."

Available for download as a pdf or e-book, the newly published resource offers the following tools:

  • Leading research, statistics and articles on continued learning for career and personal development.
  • Personal lifelong learning stories and insight from OnCourse Learning thought leaders and some of the company's partners.
  • Cost-effective, time-saving tips to make learning a regular routine.

"The e-book is intended to help people launch new career paths, move toward a better position with current employers or to discover personal learning opportunities," Sheahan said. "We hope this e-book inspires new learning."

Lifelong learning stories

The inspirational stories inside the e-book include:

  • Examples of lifelong learning opportunities that are easy and free by OnCourse Learning's Vice President of e-Learning, Robert Watters.
  • A quick quiz to determine if you are a good learner, based on the article "Seven Characteristics of Good Learners" from Faculty Focus magazine.
  • How to make learning a daily occurrence by Becky Tongish, senior vice president of the Kansas Bankers Association, an OnCourse Learning partner.
  • How being a lifelong learner can make you popular at parties by Chris Chirafisi, senior technical trainer with American Home Inspectors Training by OnCourse Learning.
  • Why it pays to lead the charge in professional learning trends, according to Julie Hakman, president of AmericanChecked, an OnCourse Learning partner.
  • Why lifelong learning in short spurts is the latest trend from the article, "The Third Education Revolution," published by the
  • The benefits of education for professional and personal learners from a Pew Research Center study on lifelong learning.

Download the OnCourse Learning e-book, "How to use lifelong learning for a lifetime of success," to get started or continue your learning journey.

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About OnCourse Learning
OnCourse Learning delivers licensure, regulatory and compliance education solutions throughout the nation's leading industries including financial services, healthcare and real estate. Through trusted industry expertise, compliance management and technology solutions, OnCourse Learning focuses on advancing the e-learning environment for individuals and businesses to help to build new careers, empower employees through knowledge and identify efficiencies in corporate training management. OnCourse Learning offers a full suite of educational products including state and federally approved prelicensing and continuing education programs, accredited course content, exam prep tools, publications, e-books, events and a sophisticated and customizable learning management system and course-authoring tool. To learn more, visit

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