College Credit @ McDonald’s

Posted by on Dec 15, 2017 in Author's Blog | 0 comments

McDonald’s Employees can earn college credit and college assistance when working at McDonald’s restaurants.  Partnerships between employers, like McDonald’s and universities can turn on-the-job training into academic credit. While this story speaks to the opportunity provided to Solomon Peters, of Ontario, Canada; the same program and benefits exist for McDonald’s team members here in the US. Solomon will graduate this semester after pursuing a two-year...

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High School Jobs- What are the Effects of Holding Part Time Jobs for Students?

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in Author's Blog | 0 comments

Data from the 2011 U.S. Census shows that about 28 percent of high school students work part time for about 20 hours a week or less
Author, Marie Anderson Houston, a Houston area native began writing education articles in 2013. She holds a Bachelor of Science in exercise and sports science and a Master of Science in education administration. She has seven years of teaching and coaching experience within the Texas public school system.

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Brenda Duncan retires after 40 years with McDonald’s

Posted by on Aug 16, 2016 in Author's Blog | 0 comments

Brenda Duncan retires after 40 years with McDonald’s

At a recent National Marketing event, the US McDonald’s System had the opportunity to honor an individual for more than thirty years passionately devoting their time and energy to the McDonald’s brand. Brenda Duncan. Brenda was born in a small town in Maine. But grew up as a Jersey girl in the shadows of Philadelphia and New York. You might say that she was the original Jersey girl. It was an upbringing that helped firmly root her in small town values coupled with big city...

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