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Top 9 Hacks for a Productive College Student

The life of a college student is a stressful one. Studying, getting passing grades, having a social life, and even job obligations can make it seem like a never-ending whirlwind. That doesn’t mean that things have to get out of control. There are a few helpful hacks that can help out any college student over […]

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Ways To Show Initiative at Your New Job

Starting your first job, whether it’s the summer before you begin your college career or the first one you get after graduating, can be nerve-wracking. You might not know what to do, who to talk to, or what your responsibilities are. If you want to impress the people you work with, you’ll need to take […]

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7 Reasons Why Pediatrics Is the Perfect Career Field

An ideal career is one that is not only well-paying but also one that you love doing. When thinking about a career to join, these are the major factors to consider. If you are a person who loves being around kids and taking care of them, you can consider being in a field such as […]

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5 Tips for Freshmen to Get Career-Ready

You can’t gear up for your future too soon. Now that you’re in college, you’ve already crossed off that milestone. The next biggie is your first real career position! Sure, you’ve probably had a few entry-level jobs along the way, and you’ll have some more before you get your degree. They are all good ways […]

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Common Unethical Hiring Practices

The job market is always in flux, and most people looking for jobs don’t have one already. This demand is why online job platforms, career sections of company websites, and recruitment agencies exist—they streamline the job search and allow qualified candidates to apply for real roles. However, some people in the job industry utilize a […]

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Common Bicycle Repairs You Can Do Yourself

When you ride your bike, you will inevitably encounter mechanical problems or flat tires. You need a working bicycle to get from the dorm to class to work and back. Otherwise, you won’t get where you need to go in time. Here are some of the most common bicycle repairs you can do yourself. Patch […]

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Decision Time – What to Study at College?

There’s no denying that the feeling of being accepted into college is a feeling of elation. All that hard work has finally paid off, and although the hard work isn’t over, you can at least rest easy in the knowledge that you know where you’re going to be and what you’re going to be doing […]