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From Student to Leader: Lessons Learned in Living the Greek Life

From Student to Leader: Lessons Learned in Living the Greek Life

Is it about what or whom one knows regarding success in business and life?  It’s difficult to assess.  Each person’s journey is relative, but a mixture of skills and social circles help those searching for friendship, guidance, and professional and social assistance. Students entering college consider participating... Keep on truckin »
7 Killer LinkedIn Tips for Recent College Grads

7 Killer LinkedIn Tips for Recent College Grads

If you’re a fresh college or university graduate, or close to becoming one, you might have spent a lot of time on social networking websites like Facebook and Twitter. While going through various social media channels, you might have heard about LinkedIn. A professional network for individuals who are serious about job... Keep on truckin »
The Holistic Approach to Writing a College Assignment

The Holistic Approach to Writing a College Assignment

The very minute you get an assignment from your college, your brain is filled with volley of questions. The questions may involve considerations with topic hunt and researching as well as issues with formatting and editing. While these all are major problems with writing a college assignment, you must not waste all your... Keep on truckin »
Honest College Savings: Best Practices During and Post-College

Honest College Savings: Best Practices During and Post-College

No one really tells you how to manage money in college. Sure, your parents suggest budgeting and your freshmen orientation has a seminar on how to save on campus, but when push comes to shove we all make mistakes and learn how to be shrewd in college. Mistakes happen, but… If you’re someone who focuses on just your... Keep on truckin »
How to Make Your Business School Presentation Stand Out

How to Make Your Business School Presentation Stand Out

This is a guest post by freelance publisher Tom Grant. In order to make your business school presentation rise above the rest and really engage your audience, it is essential that you are fully prepared for the task at hand and have all your slides, notes, and other materials organized and ready to go. Business presentations... Keep on truckin »
How to Train for a College Sports Scholarship

How to Train for a College Sports Scholarship

This is a guest post by freelance publisher Tom Grant. College can be an expensive prospect and sometimes the cost of a student’s dream school can be a major impediment. One approach to overcoming the cost barrier is to earn scholarships and, if you have the talent, a sports scholarship may be a very good option.... Keep on truckin »
How an Online Degree Enhances Your Real World Experiences

How an Online Degree Enhances Your Real World Experiences

You’ve probably heard that it pays to get a degree. It’s true. Going to college can qualify you for higher paying jobs. According to HowToEdu.org, a high school drop out only earns an average of $18,734 annually. A high school graduate, by comparison, earns $27,915 annually. Having a bachelor’s degree... Keep on truckin »
The Modern Job Seeker’s Tool: Social Media and How You Can Make It Work for You

The Modern Job Seeker’s Tool: Social Media and How You Can Make It Work for You

This is a guest post by Honest College writer Tom Grant. Job markets are competitive; America, slowly climbs out of recession as employers struggle to survive, ushering small numbers of job openings to troves of unemployed workers.  Traditionally, a great resume, experience and the knowledge to efficiently address an... Keep on truckin »
How to Create a Comfortable Study Environment (Honest College Edition!)

How to Create a Comfortable Study Environment (Honest College Edition!)

This is a guest post by Honest College contributor Amanda Greene. Student centers, the library, the cafeteria, the great lawn…museums, diners, coffee shops…there are tons of places, traditional and nontraditional, both on and off campus, to study. But the place where most students end up doing most of their... Keep on truckin »
7 Ways to Help Your College Freshman Adjust to College Life

7 Ways to Help Your College Freshman Adjust to College Life

This is a guest post by Honest College contributor Emma Roberts! Chances are good that your kid couldn’t wait to leave for college. The activities! The freedom! The school spirit! But beneath that show of enthusiasm may lay a bundle of unspoken nerves. There is a natural fear among college freshman that seeps into just... Keep on truckin »
The Ultimate Guide for Parenting a College Student

The Ultimate Guide for Parenting a College Student

This is a guest post by Elizabeth Nygard. The time when you send your kid to college is the most difficult time of parenting. They say it’s most difficult when the kids enter the teenage stage. However, in their late teenage period, when they make it to college, there are lots of things you must deal with. Besides helping... Keep on truckin »
Going to College? Here is How You Prepare!

Going to College? Here is How You Prepare!

This is a guest post by Elizabeth Nygard. Often students expect college to be an extension of high-school. However, many get a rude shock when they step into college. It is not only a culture-change, but also the first step that students take to becoming a professional. They can always adjust to their college life easier... Keep on truckin »
Crunching the Numbers: Why Adaptive Learning Was Made for Math Students

Crunching the Numbers: Why Adaptive Learning Was Made for Math Students

This is a guest post by freelance publisher Tom Grant. Do you remember flash cards? It was the only way to learn multiplication at one time. But we’ve moved beyond those outmoded methods of learning – at least mostly. Not all children are good at memorizing. That doesn’t mean they’re bad students.... Keep on truckin »
3 Must Have Features of Your Medical School

3 Must Have Features of Your Medical School

This is a guest post by freelance publisher Tom Grant. When designing a medical school in accordance with contemporary expectations, there are likely many elements to keep in mind.  Yet there are three standout features that any medical school should consider when designing or refashioning their school to attract new students... Keep on truckin »
Should You Buy a Laptop, Netbook or Tablet when Starting University?

Should You Buy a Laptop, Netbook or Tablet when Starting University?

This is a guest post by Portable Universe. Starting university is an exciting time for anyone, but there are many things that you will have to consider before you leave home behind and travel to your university to start the new term. One of the most important things of all is which type of computer you should buy to assist... Keep on truckin »
Top 5 Controllable Risk Factors of Heart Disease

Top 5 Controllable Risk Factors of Heart Disease

This is a guest post by Writer Molly. Heart disease is the number one killer in the U.S., responsible for about 600,000 deaths each year – that’s one in every four deaths. Additionally, about 715,000 Americans suffer from a heart attack each year, and coronary heart disease costs the U.S. about $108.9 billion annually. With... Keep on truckin »
Debunking America’s Diets (Honest Infographics)

Debunking America’s Diets (Honest Infographics)

This is a post by your founder Greg Narayan. It’s not often that I stop and think about the foods I’m eating. The chaos of college life, then real adult life, is always spinning and there’s just no time to stop and think. It’s eat, enjoy, go and that’s it But as you might have realized, in... Keep on truckin »
Getting Ready for Freshers Week

Getting Ready for Freshers Week

This is a guest post by freelance publisher Chloe Atwell. If you’re about to head away to university for the first time, you might want to give some consideration to what you can realistically take with you – it’s certainly unlikely that you will be able to have all of your worldly possessions with you... Keep on truckin »
Schools Out And Online Teaching Is In for Summer

Schools Out And Online Teaching Is In for Summer

This is a guest post by higher-ed expert Tom Grant. Traditionally, summers were too cool for school, but in today’s world hosting a number of online options, teachers and students benefit from online schooling.  Firstly, students get the extra help needed, whether it’s mandatory or optional regarding graduation and... Keep on truckin »
Pest Control Tips for College Students

Pest Control Tips for College Students

When you move away from home, you should feel comfortable in your living space. This is especially true for college students who have to battle homework, term papers, studying, bad cafeteria food and homesickness. Whether you live in a dorm or off-campus, natural pest control experts share that you are not immune to crashers... Keep on truckin »
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