How One Student Earned 2 Bachelors Degrees in 3 Semesters with a 3.9 GPA

I hope final exams and papers are going well for everyone. I havent posted this last week because Ive been busy with finals too. I read a fascinating article this last week from Steve Pavlinas blog on how he managed to earn two Bachelors degrees in … [Read more]

How to Save Time in School

Here are some easy ways to help you save time – and stay more productive when the Spring semester begins: Get up 30 minutes early. By simply waking up 30 minutes earlier, you’re giving yourself time in the morning to accomplish some tasks … [Read more]

Why You Should Use Google Scholar for Research

If you dont have access to library databases at home, you should definitely start your research using Google Scholar. To describe Google Scholar as simply a website that archives and organizes online journal articles would be an … [Read more]

Where to Buy Cheap College Textbooks – 29 Nifty Websites

Classes are starting up for me this week, so that means I need to start ordering my textbooks. Buying textbooks is always a pain because of the inflated costs involved. Last semester, I had to buy a 150-page textbook written by my professor that … [Read more]

Build a Bibliography Quickly with These Websites

I dont know about you, but I hate writing bibliographies. It takes so much time to get everything formatted just right. Books need to be formatted one way; journal articles have to be written a different way; and websites need to be . . . yeah, you … [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]

6 Cool Online Office Applications You Should Know About

Here are 6 web-based text documents that you can use to store and share your documents online: ThinkFree ThinkFree provides you with a web-based document that looks almost exactly like Microsoft Word. These online documents can be shared with your … [Read more]

Social Networking Hacks

So Ive been spending a lot of time researching online social networks for my grad project - and I stumbled across a variety of websites that aggregate online social profiles. These sites allow you to manage multiple social network accounts and keep … [Read more]

Top 20 RSS Feed Readers You Should Know About

Now that the school semester just ended, its time to catch up on some reading. Im a big fan of Google Reader, but there are a bunch of other great RSS readers out there. Heres a nifty collection of RSS readers you may not know about: Alertbear … [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]