Dean Tsouvalas

Dean Tsouvalas is LearningAdvisor.com and StudentAdvisor.com's Editor-in-Chief and the mastermind behind The Top 100 Social Media Colleges. He believes in changing the way students learn about college through StudentAdvisor and LearningAdvisor. Dean began his professional life as a high school English and Journalism teacher. Later, Dean left teaching to pursue Broadcast Journalism in New York and served as a field producer for ABC News’20/20 and Primetime Live.

After many years in television Dean transitioned into the world of digital media and joined Lycos where he became Director of Content and writer/producer of the The Lycos 50. Later he went on to hold executive content positions at OurStage.com and Eons. Since launching StudentAdvisor's Top 100 Social Media Colleges he has been routinely invited to speak to students and educators on social media best practices.

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Jobs for Veterans: Opportunities for Tech-Savvy Vets

Posted by on Wed, Nov 11, 2015
Jobs for Veterans: Opportunities for Tech-Savvy Vets

   After separating from the military, determining the future path of your career can take time and careful planning. Jobs for veterans with technology credentials can provide both stimulating experiences as well as lucrative salaries. You can locate and focus on these opportunities by taking inventory of the skills and knowledge you possess, identifying veteran-friendly […]

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10 Reasons to Advance Your Career with Free Online Courses

Posted by on Tue, Aug 18, 2015
10 Reasons to Advance Your Career with Free Online Courses

Wonder how to update and expand your skills? Consider a MOOC (massive online open course). They come in all subjects, are always available, and they’re even free.

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Job Search Tips over 50: How to Promote Yourself with an Online Course

Posted by on Thu, Aug 6, 2015
Job Search Tips over 50: How to Promote Yourself with an Online Course

Keeping your résumé current is important for finding work or advancing in your career in midlife. Online courses can keep you relevant in your industry while offering the flexibility you need to study from home.

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5 Ways Life Experience Builds Customer Service Skills

Posted by on Wed, Aug 5, 2015
5 Ways Life Experience Builds Customer Service Skills

Do you have what it takes to build a career in customer service? You do if this list of personal qualities applies to you!

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Why a Sales Career in Midlife?

Because experience and sales go hand-in-hand.
Posted by on Tue, Jul 21, 2015
Why a Sales Career in Midlife?

Sales is the lifeblood of business, and a career in sales can encompass many fields. Is one of them right for you?

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Top 10 Reasons to Advance Your Career with Online Courses

Posted by on Fri, Jul 17, 2015
Top 10 Reasons to Advance Your Career with Online Courses

StudentAdvisor Editor-in-Chief Dean Tsouvalas introduces us to the world of free online learning and shares his top ten reasons for using MOOCs to enhance any professional development strategy.

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Looking for Retirement Jobs?

The CEO of Retirement Jobs explains how going back to school can help you get a job.
Posted by on Fri, Jul 10, 2015
Looking for Retirement Jobs?

  On the hunt for your retirement job? In this exclusive interview with the CEO of Retirement Jobs, Tim Driver explains that a way to reimagine or advance your career is to either go back to school and finish your degree or to enhance your skills with an online course. Having the right skills is […]

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Adult Learners Share Their Stories: Inspirational Videos

Posted by on Thu, Jul 9, 2015
Adult Learners Share Their Stories: Inspirational Videos

Watch adult learners share their stories of finding personal and career satisfaction through education in these inspirational videos.

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Top-Paying Careers for Veterans

Posted by on Thu, Jul 2, 2015
Top-Paying Careers for Veterans

The high quality of training the American military gives it soldiers is valued by employers. Find out what civilian jobs translate well for our nation’s veterans.

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6 Careers to Be Your Own Boss In Midlife

Posted by on Wed, Jun 17, 2015
6 Careers to Be Your Own Boss In Midlife

If you’ve ever thought it would be great to call your own shots, now is the perfect time to explore new career options where you can be your own boss.

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Financial Professional Certifications Give You an Impressive Edge

Posted by on Thu, Jun 11, 2015
Financial Professional Certifications Give You an Impressive Edge

When your years of experience don’t get you noticed, having professional certifications on your resume can move you over to the A-list. Careers in real estate, finance, management, and entrepreneurship can all benefit from the expertise financial professional certifications add to your skill set.

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10 In-Demand Jobs in Health Care

Posted by on Tue, Nov 11, 2014
10 In-Demand Jobs in Health Care

Check out these in-demand jobs in health care – from nursing to informatics – in fields that are predicted to grow through 2020.

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