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Curating Your Way to a Great Job and Career via Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Curating Your Way to a Great Job and Career via Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

This spring 2016, The Chronicle of Higher Education included an article on “The New Transcript: More information and a digital format can empower the ‘quantified student’” (B39-40, March 4, 2016). In this article, colleges and universities were described as struggling to figure out how to present graduates’ full set of accomplishments on their school transcripts. Article takeaways included: “Colleges are reconsidering what transcripts should include and what they should look …Career success, student success, resumes, LinkedIn Continue Reading →

Discover Ways to Make Your Commute Work Well for You

Discover Ways to Make Your Commute Work Well for You

So many have longer commutes to school and work these days. One question that was posed to me recently on quora.com for assistance involved how to make good use of one's commuting time to and from work. This is an especially interesting and relevant question for many of us. There are many choices that each person can make for their respective commute. To that end, I would like to offer some …Work/Life Balance, Effective Social Media Use Continue Reading →

Easy Tips to Help Any Student Focus When Studying

Easy Tips to Help Any Student Focus When Studying

If Students Can Focus for Long Periods of Time Playing Video Games, They Can Also Learn How to Focus Their Attention When Studying This is a very common concern these days. Let me note that the solution to lack of concentration is usually a much easier solution than most realize. Some people can focus on virtually any task for a long period of time, but most people have difficulty focusing …Study Strategies Continue Reading →

The #1 Lesson to Learn for Success in College & Life is Teamwork

The #1 Lesson to Learn for Success in College & Life is Teamwork

The #1 Lesson to Learn for Success in College & Life: "Many Hands Make Light Work" This builds on the prior blog from February 2016. I want to continue the thread about the importance of teamwork skills for every college students. The good news for any current or future college student is that it is possible to make your college years a great success for you, for your future career, …college success, student success, teamwork, collaboration Continue Reading →

The #1 Key to Success in Your Academics in College

­­The #1 Key to Success in Your Academics in College Is Getting to Know and Work Well with Others   The blog post from last week looked at overall college success in the everyday experience of a college student: being successful in your classes (learning), being successful in your organizational involvement (doing), and being successful in your life (being). This blog focuses on a student’s academic performance, on studying, on … Continue Reading →
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