Organize Your Life with Google Calendar

If you haven’t started using Google calendar, we highly recommend it. Not only can you keep track of all your weekly activities online, but you can have the event reminders emailed directly to you. Pretty cool, huh? And you can also import concert … [Read more]

Super-Sized List of Online Academic Databases

Ive been spending a lot of time writing and researching this semester. Im actually having dreams about one of my papers - and I have so much more research to do. Anyway, here is a list of online databases that Ive been using to find journal … [Read more]

How to Set Realistic Goals this School Year

As the new school year is beginning, its important to start setting goals for yourself. The following guidelines will help you to set realistic goals: State each goal as a positive statement. How often have you been excited to accomplish a goal … [Read more]

Group Projects: How to Deal with Different Personality Types

In this guest post, provides tips to help students deal with different personality types in your school group projects. High school teachers and college professors just seem to adore group projects, don’t you think? After all, there’s … [Read more]

How Video Games Can Improve Your Mind

Researchers at the University of Rochester compared the attentional blink of video gamers against people who rarely play any video games at all. They found that gamers are able to simultaneously spot more of what they wanted to see in a quicker time … [Read more]

101+ Web Resources for Students

Im in the middle of writing a lengthy paper - and Ive discovered a bunch of useful websites. Here is a collection of over 100 web resources that you might find useful as well: Almanacs AlternaTime CIA World Factbook Daily Almanacs Earth … [Read more]

15 Online Notepads You Should Check Out

There must be over 100 different websites out there offering web-based notepads to students. Some of these websites are pretty cool, but most of them need a major design overhaul. Well, were going to review each one eventually, but well provide … [Read more]

4 Fantastic Ways to Spice Up Your LinkedIn Profile (While in College)

If you want to improve your chances of getting a great job after you graduate, you need to start creating an optimized LinkedIn profile while in school. You see, an optimized LinkedIn profile can help recruiters find you when looking to hire interns … [Read more]

Where to Find Online Tutors

Summer is a great opportunity to get some extra tutoring in subjects that you might need a little help in. Here are a variety of places you can visit online to get tutoring without leaving your computer: Smart Thinking Topics: Accounting, … [Read more]

How to Fight Distractions: 4 Mindful Ways to Stay on Task

Its easy to get distracted especially when youre juggling a lot of projects. The secret to staying productive is recognizing the moments of distraction and immediately getting back on track. Theres always an email to read, a text message to send, … [Read more]