Terri Williams

Terri Williams

Business/education/lifestyle writer

Terri has an extensive and versatile writing portfolio. Her clients include USA Today, Yahoo!, U.S. News & World Report, Investopedia, The Economist, The San Francisco Chronicle, and GoodCall.

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High Water: How the Army Corps of Engineers Handles Flooding

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers provides the first line of defense against dangerous flooding . . .

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Professors Who Invent Attract Engineering Students - Here's Why

Exclusive with Dartmouth University's Dean Joseph Helble, Brown University’s Dean Larry Larson & Yale University’s Dean Kyle Vanderlick . . .

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NASA's Future in Space

Two-time astronaut Leland Melvin explains the importance of higher education in the continuing success of space exploration . . .

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CEOs Overestimate Their Speaking Skills

While many CEOs occupy the public landscape with confidence, a study that compared CEO self-analysis and performance . . .

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7 Myths About Online Education

From accreditation to employability, don't let these notions get in the way of exploring an online degree . . .

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10 Things to Do Before Buying Home Insurance

Shopping for a home insurance policy is a balancing act. You don't want to pay for . . .

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How Bad Finances Will Affect Your Mortgage

When you find the perfect house and you're ready to get a mortgage, your financial . . .

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Why Integrity Remains One of the Top Leadership Attributes

"The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real . . .

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Are Women Surgeons Better Than Their Male Counterparts?

Surgeons from Stanford University, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Arizona, and the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh weigh in.

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18 Ways to Go Broke Trying to Get Rich

There are more than 10.4 million millionaire households and who doesn't want to join their ranks? But . . .

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America's Top CEOs and Their College Degrees

Who says you need a college degree to be one of America’s top CEOs? Well, the law of averages does . . .

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4 Things You Should Never Reveal During a Job Interview

A job interview is your opportunity to shine by bringing the information on your resume . . .

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Guide to Lawsuit-Proof Holiday Office Parties

Holiday office parties are a time-honored opportunity for companies to show their appreciation, but . . .

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About.com: How Exercise Can Improve Your Academic Performance

You already know that regular exercise is important for con- trolling weight and avoiding . . .

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Signs You're Unpromotable and What to Do About It

You may be hindering your own chances for career advancement by creating certain blunders that raise red flags with the . . .