How LinkedIn Can Help You Choose the Best College for Your Career

Are you wondering what colleges to apply to? Are you curious where alumni at those colleges end up working? Or what career paths are most common? Well, the LinkedIn College navigation tool provides you real-time data on what college alumni are … [Read more]

How to Cram for Final Exams

Its final exam time, and that means many students are having all night cram sessions right now. Cramming isnt the best way to study, but sometimes its your only option especially if you havent been keeping up with your class readings. Here are … [Read more]

Have You Heard of Desktop Two?

Desktop Two is a cool web application that lets you have your own personal desktop (or webtop) on whatever computer you’re using. This webtop allows you to store files, use open office applications, play games, read your email, chat, and whatever … [Read more]

How to Use LinkedIn to Get Your Resume into the Right Hands

Applying for jobs through a job search engine (e.g. Monster.com, CareerBuilder.com) or blindly emailing in resumes to human resource departments is almost worthless. You might as well just print out your resume and stick directly into a … [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]

Pimp Your iPod with Wikipedia

Okay, so there’s this FREE software project called “EncycloPODia” that found a way to hack Wikipedia and get that massive library onto your iPod . Right now, you can download the English, German, and Italian versions of Wikipedia. And I think a … [Read more]

How to Take Damn Good Class Notes

We’re always looking for good tips on taking class notes. That’s why we’re in love with this tutorial on taking perfect lecture notes. Here are some of our favorite tips: Summarize your notes in your own words, not the instructor’s. Remember: … [Read more]

How to Improve Your Memory Power – 7 Effective Techniques

When I was an undergraduate student, I had to take 5 classes in a foreign language to complete my degree. I took classes in Spanish, classical Latin, and ancient Greek to fulfill my requirement - and needless to say - Im glad thats over with. Ive … [Read more]

Top 2011 College Commencement Speakers Videos

Its college graduation time, so Im compiling a list of my favorite 2011 college commencement videos. Please leave a comment to let me know what great speeches Ive missed or email [email protected] Harvard College Amy Poehler Amy Poehler … [Read more]

Get Answers to Your Questions with These Websites

Here are a bunch of websites to help you find answers to all your questions: AnswerBag AnswerBag is similar to Yahoo Answers except the questions are always open for answering. They have a community of over 175,000 members posting and answering … [Read more]