7 Ways to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft on Campus

Identity theft is scary and can happen to anyone, anywhere. Here are some tips to help you protect your personal and financial information while at college: 1. Use unique passwords with numbers, letters, and symbols. If youre using one password … [Read more]

4 Geeky Ways to Organize Your Gmail Inbox for School

Here are 4 ways to help you clean up your gmail box and keep you better organized in school: 1. Automatically organize all email from your school with a .edu filter. The first step to keep your email organized is to filter all communication from … [Read more]

The Magic of Compound Interest (And Why You Should Save for Retirement While in College)

If I could go back in time to do college over again, I would have started saving for retirement. You see, I never really thought about compound interest and how by investing early in life I could multiply my money faster. I also didnt realize … [Read more]

6 Reasons Why You Shouldnt Get a Credit Card in College

Credit cards can be useful in college but not everyone should have one. You see, some college students use credit cards as a way to pay for everything they want and get themselves into major credit card debt. Right now, the average undergrad … [Read more]

7 Frugal Apps to Help You Save Money in College

According to College Board, the average cost of tuition and fees for college students in 2012 2013 was $8,655 for state residents at public colleges and $21,706 for out-of-state residents. And costs of private colleges rose to $29,056 on average … [Read more]

A Students Guide to Creating a Great LinkedIn Profile

A great way to help you land your dream job after you graduate is to spend time building relationships in LinkedIn. And one of the first ways to get started is by creating an optimized LinkedIn profile for yourself. You see, creating a great … [Read more]

How to Stop Procrastinating: 4 Steps to Finally Getting That Project Done

We all have items on our list that we dont want to do. And some projects end up staying on our to do list for weeks or even months. Here are four ways to help you get that research paper or project done in a timely fashion: 1. Assign a realistic … [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]

Memorable Presentation Tips: 5 Steps to Creating a Powerful Slide Deck

Powerpoint slides are not supposed to be your lecture notes littered with bullets reminding you what to say next. Instead, slides should be used to enhance your message and make it more memorable. Thats it. Go through your next slide deck and make … [Read more]

How to Deal with the Ups-and-Downs of College Life

In this guest post, Jeff Beers of Tutor Delphia provides tips to help students with the ups and downs of the college experience. There are many things I wish I had known when I started my Freshman year of college. Things that could have saved me a … [Read more]