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Going to college

Entrance Exams: be ACT and SAT savvy

By Janaye Everitt on August 1st, 2015

If college is in your future, you'll need to take either the SAT or the ACT, depending on the school and your area of study.

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Get Outside The Classroom: Experience pays for job-hunting students

By on December 29th, 2014

Most college students know that they need to get good grades to succeed in school and beyond. But what might be more important--especially in securing a job after college--is how they succeed outside of the classroom.

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Five Money Mistakes I Made in College

By on March 19th, 2014

When I ask most people if they have any regrets from college, they gaze off into the distance, smile, and shake their heads no. But for me, I look back and there is so much I would change. I made a lot of mistakes in college, and unfortunately most were money mistakes. Here are five of them that you can avoid.

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Speaking In Code: Deciphering computer science prospects

By Jane Long on January 21st, 2013

If you want in-demand job skills and the potential to make an impact in your profession, computer science is a career to embrace. 

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Free & Totally Useful: 10 things high school can actually teach you

By brass Staff on January 21st, 2013

Think school is for fools? Here are ten ways that school actually prepares you for life as an adult.

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Don't Waste My Time: 10 techniques to maximize your efficiency

By brass Staff on January 21st, 2013

There are only so many hours in the day. Use these ideas to help you make the most of them.

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Life Of The Party: How to host a blowout bash

By Ashley Backus on November 1st, 2012

Don't let your party crash. Plan ahead, and it won't burn out. 

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Degree anxiety: Exploring the real prereqs of today's job market

By Leah Gibson, Cody Wetmore on November 1st, 2012

These days, the job market is about as hospitable as the bottom of the Mariana Trench. Nevertheless, you can't avoid jumping in the water sooner or later.

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Accepted: Make your college application stand out

By Leah Gibson on August 1st, 2012

We'll help you tackle the application process.

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More Than A Game: Using sports to set up your career

By Jonathan Riddle on August 1st, 2012

Great fun, life lessons, a robust network, and lasting memories are not all that college sports can offer.

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