Why Taking a Management Course is Good for Your Career

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

As a manager, your role has a direct impact on your company’s success, stagnancy or failure. To excel, you need a wide-ranging skill set that includes interpersonal, organizational, planning, financial, and decision-making skills. A great […]

Why PMP Certifications are in High Demand

February 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Project Management is an important cog in an organization’s overall strategy and can have a direct impact on their earnings. That alone has always spurred a need for quality Project Managers, but with projected growth […]

5 Ways to Get Ahead in Your Career

January 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Is your career on auto-pilot or have you hit a ceiling with your current skills and experience? Well, if you’re looking to break out of your rut or get to the next level in your […]

3 Benefits of Test Prep Courses

January 8th, 2018|0 Comments

College admissions and professional certification tests (e.g., SAT, GRE, PMP) aren’t just something to get out of the way and cross off your list. They will ultimately affect where you attend school, what job you […]

Make them Stick: How to Keep Your
 2018 New Year’s Resolutions

December 30th, 2017|0 Comments

As the new year approaches, it’s time to reflect upon the past year and to begin thinking about what’s in store for the next. It’s an opportunity to re-set, recharge and move forward. What do you want to accomplish in 2018? Here are some tips and ideas to get you on the right track.

The SMU CAPE Gift Guide

December 19th, 2017|0 Comments

The holidays have arrived, and it’s crunch time to find the best gift ideas for everyone on your list.

Are you tired of giving the same old scarves, gloves and gift cards? This year, try giving […]

The Pros and Cons of Online and In-Classroom Education

December 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Online learning has steadily grown in popularity in recent years. That doesn’t mean it is the right choice for everyone. But is it the right choice for you?

Let’s spend some time […]

3 Key Benefits from a Project Management Program

November 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Many large companies have multiple positions, perhaps entire departments dedicated to planning and implementing large projects. It doesn’t matter the industry, these management skills are specialized and highly sought after.

Let’s take a look at some […]

The Paralegal Program is a Great Fit for Many

November 19th, 2017|0 Comments

A career in the legal field can be intimidating and overwhelming for some. But for many who want to have a career in law, the paralegal route is ideal.

Many of our paralegal students have been […]

3 Ways Employees in Technology Industries can Stay Ahead of their Competition

November 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Whether you are fresh out of school or you have 20 years of experience in your profession, you’re always thinking about methods of sharpening your skills or what your next professional step will be. Perhaps […]

Set Yourself up for Success Before Your Class Even Starts

November 18th, 2017|0 Comments

We have been offering courses to professional for years. What we have found is that the course curriculum is not the difficult part. Effective time management from the students is the challenge.

Now that you have […]

Thank You Veterans

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

A Special Thank You from SMU CAPE

On this day, SMU Continuing and Professional Education wants to extend our heartfelt appreciation for the service and sacrifice that our men and women in the military give to […]