This paper examines the complex experiences of full-time employed adults trying to climb the career ladder in their company by making use of company tuition assistance to earn their first college degree. Implications for understanding and supporting the career development of full-time employed adults are discussed.
Gagnon, Janelle L. and Packard, Becky Wai-Ling. (2012). An Overwhelming Climb – The Complexities of Combining College, Full-Time Work, and Company Tuition Assistance. Journal of Career Development, 39, 479-499.