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5 Tips for Sneaking in an Office Workout for College Students

Oct 03, 2013 No Comments

If you are attending college online while working full-time and juggling family responsibilities, it might be hard to squeeze in some workouts. Maybe you are majoring in a health and wellness degree and want to try out some tips you’ve read about. What can you do during your day job that might help you burn […]

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10 Tips for Writing a Professional College Email

Oct 02, 2013 No Comments

If you are a college student and networking, you will probably be sending a lot of emails. Upon graduation and after beginning your career, you may be shocked at how many emails you compose in a day. What are some tips for sending professional looking emails that you can practice while you are still in […]

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How to Survive Your First College Class

Sep 26, 2013 No Comments

If you are a freshman who is attending college for the first time or a nontraditional student who is working full-time while earning a degree online, there are basic tips you should know when it comes to making it through that initial college class. While each class will probably be a different experience for you, […]

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How to Save College Money

Sep 04, 2013 No Comments

When you hear the word “college” now-a-days, you usually don’t think of cheap. You may consider the value of a college education or how your online degree will help you after graduation. Federal and private loans with interest may pop into your head, along with the cost of tuition. So what can you do to […]

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Eating Healthy on a Budget for College Students

Aug 30, 2013 No Comments

Whether it’s 3.5 pounds, 4 pounds, 10 pounds, or even the dreaded Freshman 15, packing on some extra pounds during the first year of college seems to be a reality for many students[i]. What are some steps you can take to prevent unwanted weight gain as you begin college this fall? Here are 6 tips […]

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7 Tips for Landing a Glowing Recommendation Letter

Jul 23, 2013 No Comments

Summer has only just begun yet you are already thinking about enrollment in your fall college classes. You want to make sure you stand the best chance for success so you’re planning ahead. Part of planning ahead and getting organized means receiving some amazing recommendation letters from professors you respect—before graduation. What can you do […]

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5 Tips for Improving Your College Finances

Jul 23, 2013 No Comments

Whether you are a traditional student who is attending college in-person, a nontraditional student—i.e. you have children or have returned to college later in life in the hopes of making a career change—or you are earning your degree online, solid financial advice may be hard to come by in this age of plastic and living […]

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How to Boost College Motivation

Jul 18, 2013 No Comments

If you are earning your college degree whether online or in-person, you know that remaining motivated could be an important key to your college success. What can you do when your good intentions waver on getting a head start on that Western Civ term paper or when your energy flags and you have trouble waking […]

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6 Online Etiquette Tips for College Students

Jul 18, 2013 No Comments

For those of you may be earning your degree online for the first time, you may find yourself as overwhelmed as traditional students attending a first lecture. You might have to ensure that you have met certain tech requirements, have introduced yourself to your professor via email, connected with classmates by way of a discussion […]

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8 Healthy Items for Back-To-College

Jul 12, 2013 No Comments

If you are anticipating a busy fall semester, what better time to prepare than over the lazy days of summer? Okay, maybe not so lazy if you’re juggling a full-time job and your kids’ social lives but you get the drift. The sun is shining, the days are longer . . . life feels a […]

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