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There’s no two ways about it: College is expensive.  From books and supplies to rent and tuition, students are struggling with more debt than ever before.  An average college degree costs $88,000, and leaves a student $23,000 in debt.  With $1 trillion in outstanding student loans across the nation, it’s no surprise that college enrollment…

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Evolution-of-Cellphones Evolution-of-Cellphones

Cell phones were first invented back in 1973,with the first cell phone available to the public being the $3,995 Motorola DynaTac in 1983.  Fast-forward to 2013, and there are 3.5 million cell phone users-including you! www.computersciencedegreehub.com has created an infographic explaining the history of the cell phone, the most popular models, and the top companies…

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Scientific research and development may be a controversial subject, but www.superscholar.org has created a fact-packed infographic detailing everything you need to know about the current affairs-and the future-of scientific research and development spending, entitled “Brain Trust”. The United States spends more on scientific research and development than any other country in the world.  Asia, however, spends more as…

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Protect Your Home This Holiday Season Protect Your Home This Holiday Season

Anxiety and fear are theoretically different emotions that string very similar stress levels in most people. Fears are induced due to several reasons – fear of heights, confined spaces or even bees. However, the most realistic fear any person can undergo is that of someone breaking into his or her home, better known as Scelerophobia…

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It’s a startling fact: More than 18,000 children under the age of 5 will die today-3/4 of those deaths from preventable illnesses and diseases. www.socialworkdegreecenter.com has created an infographic entitled “The State of Children’s Health”, detailing the current picture of children’s health around the world. From the beginning, it’s important to take care of our children’s health.…

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One area where businesses may struggle the most is customer support.  Whether it be a lack of information, or trouble finding resources, getting help to your customer is a necessity in today’s marketplace, and is essential for customer satisfaction. Desk.com has created an infographic entitled “Online Support Center: The Essential for Fast Growing Companies”, detailing…

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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM): these four subjects may strike fear in students across the nation.  However, these degrees are becoming more valuable each day.  In fact, there are over 3 million jobs available in the STEM marketplace, and many of these positions are being outsourced due to a lack of qualified applicants in…

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apps apps

There is an app for everything these days, and the income behind it proves their value.  Bestcomputersciencedegrees.com has created an infographic entitled, “We Love Apps”, detailing the statistics behind apps, and how they help make our day-to-day lives easier. There is always something new in the app store.  In fact, there are 640 new apps…

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Math, science, and reading are all subjects that every nation covers.  While education in the United States is under attack by budget cuts, how do other countries stack up? Quickenloans.com has created an infographic entitled “Analyzing Education around the World”, comparing countries like Germany, South Korea, and Australia in areas like class size, graduation rates,…

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Jobs Jobs

The following infographic created by college career startup Collegefeed, details the first few steps of finding your first job–from creating an action plan, to reaching out to target companies and leveraging your network. The graphic also provides additional tips to help successfully navigate the job search and application process. The end goal: land the job…

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Jobs for Youth Jobs for Youth

Boosting shared prosperity will require a jobs revolution among young people, yet many of them face significant difficulties in finding productive employment. On October 10, 2013, the World Bank Group, together with stakeholders from the public sector, civil society, and the private sector, will launch a collaboration and open dialogue on how to fill the…

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The Pros and Cons for Being a Freelancer The Pros and Cons for Being a Freelancer

Can’t decide if you want to be a freelancer? Then this infographic can help you make that decision. Created by Graphic Design Degree Hub, the infographic ‘The Pros And Cons Of Being A Freelancer’ does exactly what the title says—it highlights the ups and downs of being a freelancer. According to the infographic, the ‘pros’…

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introverts introverts

Many introverts struggle to find a job suitable for their personalities, but Bestmastersprograms.org has created an infographic entitled “Quiet: Introverts at Work”, detailing the strengths introverts have, and jobs best suited for them. Statistics show that up to 50% of our population can be characterized as introverts. Typically, introverts feel drained when around large groups…

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Understand the Checkout to Understand Your Customers Understand the Checkout to Understand Your Customers

Despite the focus on online shopping, most purchases are still done the old-fashioned way: at a checkout in a brick-and-mortar store. Getting customers to the register depends on a number of factors, including how good a shopper happens to feel that day. This research compiled by technology firm Synqera reminds us that robust sales can still…

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U.S spends more on health care than any other. This has outpaced inflation and overall economic growth. From spending approximately 256 billion U.S.D in 1980 on health care to a drastic increase to 2.6 trillion U.S.D in 2010. Technologyreview.com has created an infographic namely the “Health Care Costs and the Role of Technology”, which gives…

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It seems like every generation is summed up by an idea, and this generation is no different. The newest generation has been deemed, “Generation C”, or “The Connected Generation”. With the emergence of tablets and touch screens, our children are learning about technology in a completely new way. www.early-childhood-education-degrees.com has created an infographic entitled “The…

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Is your house on fire or you haven’t eaten or slept in days? Don’t worry, you will totally survive. But imagine life without your phone, Facebook page and an internet connection? Even a day seems impossible. From pictogram selfies to clueless Facebook updates, the infographic below illustrates the absurdity of modern man’s digital addictions. According…

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Profiting off Prisoners Profiting off Prisoners

The prison system seems full of mystery. Not many people understand the workings behind the scenes, such as the difference between private and public prisons, and the people that profit from them. www.topcriminaljusticedegrees.com has created an infographic entitled “Profiting Off Prisoners” that details the financial and static numbers behind the private prison system.

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Choosing the Right Degree Choosing the Right Degree

As the school year starts, many new seniors are beginning to invest their time discovering what they’d like to pursue in college. This can be a difficult, confusing road for many students. www.gradschoolhub.com has created an infographic entitled “Choosing the Right Degree”, outlining different fields of study, along with factors like money, faculty, and quality…

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Younger Drivers Road Safety RED Younger Drivers Road Safety RED

See below, RED Driving School’s GTA-inspired road safety graphic, put together based on a research report around the most common road risks for younger drivers. The report pulled in data from the UK and the US relating to some of the more common accidents and fatalities experienced by Younger drivers, as well as surrounding information,…

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Travel Trends Travel Trends

Everyone loves vacations whether it’s exploring a remote locale, or sitting poolside enjoying a cool drink. Unfortunately, the 2007 recession brought a halt to many American’s vacation plans. While fewer Americans are taking vacations, www.besthospitalitydegrees.com has created an infographic entitled “Taking Off: Travel Trends in 2013” detailing the destinations, planning, and habits of those individuals…

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