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Social Networking

7 Facebook Mistakes College Students Make

Tweet Let’s take a look at seven of the chief mistakes college students make when using Facebook: 1. TMI — Too much information about yourself can lead to people stalking

Personal Advice

How to Overcome Inertia

Tweet With inertia, you are not entirely lackadaisical — you may desire to get something done, but you lack the energy or the deep interest you need to get started.

Scholarships

Get Ready for Your College Scholarship Interview

With the cost of higher education as high as it is, students should apply for college scholarships to help defray their expenses. Billions of dollars in college scholarship money is offered every year with awards ranging from one-time gifts of a few hundred dollars to full-ride scholarships at top-notch universities.

Study Tips

New Study Habits for the New Year

Are you satisfied with your academic progress? Specifically, are your grades where you want them to be? Let’s face it: students with a high grade point average (GPA) stand a better chance of landing a job or receiving grad school acceptance than those with average scores.

Personal Advice

Christmas Break Job Opportunities and Tips

Whether you call it “Christmas break” or “Winter Recess,” you’re about to enjoy a much-needed and deserved scaling back of your academic pursuits until Jan. From now until nearly Christmas Eve, thousands of colleges will be giving students time off, with those on a semester schedule typically ending their fall semester to coincide with the holidays.

Career Planning

College Career Fair Resume Advice

College seniors have an excellent employment seeking tool at their disposal: the college career office. Every school has one, a place where students can turn to for resume writing help, interview tips, job leads and more.

Career Planning

15 Career Tips for College Students

Tweet Some of the tools you acquire during your college years can serve you well later on, but only if you understand how best to take advantage of them. The

Personal Advice

Phone Interview Tips for College-Bound Students

Tweet Either way, you need to be prepared for your interview and although you won’t see the person interviewing you, you should comport yourself as if you were in the

Personal Advice

12 Foundational Tips for College Freshmen

Tweet You can and will succeed at college if you want to. How is college working out for you? If you’re new to the college scene, that is you’re a

Social Networking

10 Twitter Tips for College Students

Tweet Certainly, you can use Twitter to goof off or tell everyone you’ll meet them in the media center at 2:15 and see who shows up. You can also risk

Fun News Social Networking

5 Twitter Tips to Enhance Your Experience

Tweet By Jeremy K. Armstrong Twitter is one of the most popular social networking websites, with tens of millions of people using it to advertise their businesses and for linking

Campus Cars

7 Tips For Smarter Driving

Tweet Now that you’re away at college your thoughts have turned to your academic pursuits, perhaps allowing you some time to take in a sporting event, join a club or