5 Keys To Doing The Impossible

5 Keys To Doing The Impossible
As much as you plan and work to avoid time crunches, they will come.  Your car will break down, your alarm clock will malfunction, or your computer will crash. Just when you think you are prepared for every possibility, the impossible will hit you. Thankfully, even the worst setback or temporary defeat does not necessitate ...

Five Reasons To Learn a Second Language Today

Five Reasons To Learn a Second Language Today
In the United States, many high schools require at least two years of foreign language study for graduation. Unfortunately, most students fulfill this requirement without actually learning enough of the language to carry on more than the most basic of conversations. While this definitely is useful and can occasionally come in handy, actually becoming fairly ...

Dealing With a Missed Deadline

Dealing With a Missed Deadline
Despite your best efforts at meeting deadlines, your worst nightmare will eventually come true. You will miss a deadline. Before you pull into your shell as the world comes crashing down around your ears, take a good look at your options. As bad as the outlook may seem, you would be surprised at how fast ...

Do You Fall For These 7 Popular College Myths?

Do You Fall For These 7 Popular College Myths?
Most new college students have developed their own ideas of what college will be like. Often, however, these assumptions – based primarily on hearsay – are found to be incorrect when examined closely. By learning the truth about what to expect, you will be better able to adjust to this new and exciting period of ...

6 Benefits of Study Groups 12

6 Benefits of Study Groups
When learning in college, many students join study groups. Depending on the members and atmosphere, study groups can be either help a student grow or can pull a student down. In today’s post, I discuss the potential advantages of joining a study group.  Remember, though, that these advantages are only present in good study groups. ...

5 Networking Tips For College Students 8

5 Networking Tips For College Students
Networking is an increasingly important skill in the Information Age, and it can often help you get a job after college. Because college students are meeting so many new people, college can be an excellent time for networking. However, a distracted student can also successfully complete all of college without building a strong network. To ...

8 Tips For An Interview-Winning Resume

8 Tips For An Interview-Winning Resume
As you finish college, and quite possibly even during college, you will need to apply for a job… and write a resume. Since your resume will be a representative of you – often to people who have never met you personally – you need to design your resume to create a good first impression and ...

10 Tips for Time Management 4

10 Tips for Time Management
Rich or poor, young or old, every human has the same amount of available time – 24 hours per day. Different people, however, accomplish different amounts of useful activities during this limited time. What makes the difference between and ultra-producer and an under-producer? The answer is simple: time management. Learning how to effectively manage your ...

25 Things Every College Student Should Do Before Graduation 3

25 Things Every College Student Should Do Before Graduation
The college years are a busy time, and, without planning, it can be easy to graduate without completing without doing everything there is to do. To help you set your priorities and decide what to spend your time on, I have compiled this list of 25 things every college student should do. Financial 1. Keep ...

8 College Essay Writing Tips 5

8 College Essay Writing Tips
At first, writing an essay can be a challenging and difficult task. However, it is an unavoidable part of college. Students who are able to write a strong, persuasive essay will do much better than students who never learn to write well. By applying the eight tips outlined below, you can do much to improve ...