Northcentral Insights and Stories

Sep 19 2017
Catherine Vigue, NCU Values Scholarship recipient pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy in Education, has had many lives. She served twenty-two years in the Air Force Reserve retiring as a Master Sergeant and fifteen years in healthcare as a certified surgical technologist. For the past five years, she has made the transition into the educational field of English as a Second Language (ESL).
Sep 19 2017
President John F. Kennedy famously said, “Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.” And like it or not, the evidence is clear: Although negotiating may make us feel uncomfortable, those who are willing to negotiate have higher incomes and better positions.
Sep 19 2017
When you study, do you have music playing in the background? You might not know that what you listen to could actually help you learn better.
Sep 19 2017
If you’ve interviewed any prospective candidates lately, you may have been asked questions about your organization’s corporate culture. So, what is it? According to Robert E. Quinn and Kim S. Cameron, at the University of Michigan, there are four types of cultures:
Sep 19 2017
More than 16 million American adults have experienced it. It costs the country more than $80 billion in lost productivity and health care, and 50% of people never seek help.

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