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Kaplan University to Host Visionary Voices Webinar with CNN Contributing Financial Analyst Clyde Anderson

Kaplan University, a leader in higher education innovation, will host its latest Visionary Voices webinar discussing financial empowerment and successful planning with CNN Contributing Financial Analyst Clyde Anderson. With over 15 years of financial consulting experience, Anderson will provide guidance in creating a life plan, avoiding procrastination, and building a solid reputation (both professionally and personally). He will also explain the importance of non-monetary assets such as time, skill sets, and relationships. This one-hour webinar is part of the Visionary Voices financial education series offered in conjunction with Operation HOPE, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the economic quality of life for individuals, families, and communities.

DATE: October 10, 2012

TIME: 7 - 8 p.m. EDT

DETAILS: You must register to attend this free, interactive webinar. Here’s how:

1. Go to Registration will ensure that you receive a reminder to attend.

2. To attend the webinar on October 10, log into a few minutes prior to 7 p.m. EDT using your email address and the password you created when you registered for the event. If you are unable to attend at the scheduled date and time, please register and we will email you the recording of this event.

Clyde Anderson regularly contributes financial advice and valuable expertise as a CNN Contributing Financial Analyst. Throughout his career, he has counseled families, groups, and national organizations on how to build and maintain wealth. Using a practical approach that encourages and inspires, Anderson has trained many industry professionals in the discipline of economic empowerment. His latest book, “What Had Happened Was,” reveals why having the wrong mindset can become a stumbling block to financial stability.

About Kaplan University

Kaplan University offers a different school of thought for higher education. It strives to help adult students unlock their talent by providing a practical, student-centered education that prepares them for careers in some of the fastest-growing industries. The University, which has its main campus in Davenport, Iowa, and its headquarters in Chicago, is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission ( and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Kaplan University serves nearly 50,000 online and campus-based students. The University has 11 campuses in Iowa, Nebraska, Maryland and Maine, and Kaplan University Learning Centers in MarylandWisconsinIndianaMissouri and Florida.

Kaplan University is one of Kaplan, Inc.’s higher education institutions, which serve more than 75,000 students online and through more than 70 campus-based schools across the United States. Kaplan’s higher education schools offer a spectrum of academic opportunities, from certificates and diplomas to graduate and professional degrees, including a juris doctor degree. Kaplan, Inc. is a leading international provider of educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses. It is a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO), and its largest division. For more information about Kaplan University, visit

About Visionary Voices

Visionary Voices is an innovative partnership between Kaplan University and top thought leaders, business people and intellectuals which provides insight, inspiration and tips for success through various media which include interactive webinars and an online video library of exclusive interviews. In the past, Visionary Voices has featured speakers such as Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn; Kevin Kelly, cofounder of Wired Magazine; Jack Canfield, originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series; and Margaret Spellings, former U.S. Secretary of Education. Learn more about Visionary Voices.

About Operation HOPE, Inc.

Since 1992, nonprofit Operation HOPE has grown to become the global leader in financial dignity, providing financial literacy and empowerment services to underserved communities worldwide. Through its four principle portfolios: Banking on Our Future, HOPE Coalition America, HOPE Financial Dignity & Literacy Empowerment Centers, and HOPE Corps, the organization addresses youth and adult financial literacy, economic preparedness, bridges the digital divide and promotes home ownership, assists with credit management and foreclosure prevention. With the support of more than 400 private sector companies, 5000 nonprofit organizations and schools and government partners, HOPE has reached over 2 million low-wealth individuals in 273 U.S. cities and South Africa. This year, HOPE celebrates its 20th anniversary of “Silver Rights,” ensuring that free enterprise and capitalism work to provide a better future for underserved communities around the world. To learn more about HOPE, visit our blog or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Pascious Prince, 954-515-3603

Source: Kaplan University