The art of persuasion is a valuable skill to have. You’re going to need it in every area of your life from personal relationships to advancing your career. Knowing how to win an argument is more than using intimidation.
You have to frame a valid argument, present a clear case and avoid logical fallacies that erode your credibility. Arguments that have validity are those that are logically sound and stick to the point. How can you be persuasive and win every argument? Read more
Whether it’s your freshman year of college or not, you have a college dorm checklist of things you need. But you are a college student and you don’t want to spend a lot.
The trick is to shop smart and know the best money saving tips to get you the stuff you need without breaking the bank. Read more
Have you started making a list of everything you need to accomplish before the Fall semester begins? Be sure to add CengageBrain.com to that list for all of your back-to-school needs!
If you’re anything like me, you’re better off completing each task on that list as soon as you can so you can enjoy what’s left of the summer season – despite how painful it is to remind yourself that the seasons are changing! Head on over to CengageBrain now and see how they can make your back-to-school experience a little bit easier. Read more
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Now that the month of August is here, it’s time to start planning for back-to-school! So maybe you like to wait until the last minute to get the textbooks you need to help get you through the semester – but we’re here to tell you why you should NOT wait.
While you may have just spent countless dollars of your hard earned money from your summer job on a new fall wardrobe, you should know that CengageBrain has a fantastic offer on those necessary school items called textbooks.
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I know it’s barely the beginning of August but you’re going to need to start thinking about getting back into the mode of being in school. Let’s not get too ahead of ourselves though. I don’t want you to start doing homework already!
We’re talking about shopping those back to school deals, and August is when those deals hit the shelves. Read on to get ideas for what you need to make it through the year! Read more
The advantages and disadvantages of teacher tenure in higher education have been debated, but what about tenure’s effects on student success?
Tenure in academics offers professors job security, yet critics complain they may become complacent. Do tenured professors spend too much time researching and not enough time teaching? Read more
Getting into the spirit of a new school year is never an easy feat, especially when it seems like your summer vacation just started. Or maybe you’re absolutely ecstatic about the upcoming school year and are already thinking about what you need to ensure yourself a successful semester!
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Many colleges offer study tips to improve academics, but often don’t include effective study tools to help college students study better and retain what they’ve learned.
Student success depends on having the right tools for the job and knowing how to best use them. Here are some lifehack study tips to improve college habits and gain a student advantage. Read more