Book Review: 100 Ways to Cut The High Costs of Attending College

Book Review: 100 Ways to Cut The High Costs of Attending College
Once a week I try to review some book related to college in order to lend some guidance to a field that has become completely overrun. So many people are writing test guides and college help books that it is easy to buy a product which is not useful and which will be occupying space ...

Remember Memorial Day!

Before you bring out you BBQ or go visit your friends, take a moment to remember those who have died for our country. Write a letter to the relatives of one of our nation’s fallen soldiers. Read the biography of one of our soldiers. Because these soldiers have sacrificed their lives, we can live ours ...

6 Free Resources for the GRE 5

6 Free Resources for the GRE
Recently, I wrote an article called 6 Free Resources for the SAT.  In the comments of that article, Ibrahim, the author of an excellent college blog called Zen College Life, requested that I write a similar article on the GRE.  It is to his comment that I owe the inspiration for this article. Studying for ...

Why Every Student Should Join Twitter Immediately! 5

Why Every Student Should Join Twitter Immediately!
Did you know that Twitter is the fastest growing social network? I have personally been on Twitter for just over a year now (@NateDesmond).  During this time, I have seen many pros and cons of Twitter use.  To help college students decide whether or not to join Twitter, I have decided to write two articles: ...

Book Review: A Heavenly College Education on an Earthly Budget 3

Book Review: A Heavenly College Education on an Earthly Budget
Once a week I try to review some book related to college in order to lend some guidance to a field that has become completely overrun. So many people are writing test guides and college help books that it is easy to buy a product which is not useful and which will be occupying space ...

9 Little Known Activities to Complete During Summer Break 9

9 Little Known Activities to Complete During Summer Break
Summer break is nearly upon us.  Have you made plans already or are you too busy studying to think past finals week?  Too many students spend their summer break playing video games, watching television, or browsing the web.  After the summer is over what have those students gained?  Perhaps a few friends, a higher level ...

Write An Email You Can Be Proud Of 6

Write An Email You Can Be Proud Of
Most college students write more at least ten emails a day. With that many messages it is easy to forget that each individual email is building or destroying your reputation. Using correct etiquette is just as important in emails as in any other communication medium. Here, I will explain ten ways to improve your email ...

Book Review: 120 Jobs That Won’t Chain You To Your Desk

Book Review: 120 Jobs That Won’t Chain You To Your Desk
Once a week I try to review some book related to college in order to lend some guidance to a field that has become completely overrun. So many people are writing test guides and college help books that it is easy to buy a product which is not useful and which will be occupying space ...

5 Steps to the Perfect Mother’s Day Letter 8

5 Steps to the Perfect Mother's Day Letter
Mother’s Day is just around the corner.  Are you ready?  Too many college students these days forget to give their mother a present for Mother’s Day.  In the busyness of life, it is easy, much too easy, to forget until it is “too late”.  First, it never is too late.  Your mother will appreciate a ...

6 Sure-fire Ways To Pay For College [Video] 3

Today I am introducing…drum roll, please…my very first college-help video. Please let me know if there are any problems; I have actually never made a YouTube video before. In today’s video, I explain six ways to make money in college. Many of these ideas work well during the summer, so you can start putting them ...