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Happy 2014 students! As January arrives, many people have their New Years’ resolutions top of mind. Maybe you’re hoping to get in better shape this year. Or even hoping to do more traveling in the upcoming year. Why not include … Continue reading

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Kindle books, iPad or paper: Good books to read during the winter holidays

Now that finals are done, your time is your own during the winter holidays. Need something to do? How about curling up with a good book? Whether you prefer paper, Kindle books or filling your iPad with books from the … Continue reading

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Interview etiquette: How to write a thank you email after a job interview

No matter how informal the job interview might have seemed, you should always – and I mean always – send the person or persons who interviewed you a thank you note of some kind. Whether it is an email, a typed letter … Continue reading

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Basic Interview Guide: How to Score Your Ideal Job or Internship

These days, getting an interview is a feat upon itself. Competition for jobs and even internships can be fierce, so it’s important to put time and energy into preparing for the interview process in order to score your ideal job. … Continue reading

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One week only: Take 35% off rental textbooks from CengageBrain.com

With the Spring 2014 semester just around the corner, getting a head start on buying your textbooks really isn’t such a bad idea. In fact, it might be a great way for you to start off on the right foot … Continue reading

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Relaxation tips: Stress management techniques and ways to relieve stress for college students

Now that finals are over, you have a few weeks for relaxation so you can find your groove again. But once the new semester begins, will you just go back to your old stressful ways? Why not use this time … Continue reading

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Is a summer internship in your future? It’s time to apply for internships

The winter break is a time to rest, celebrate and apply for a summer internship. Wait, what? That’s right. It’s time to start looking into internships for summer 2014. Why so early? Because most internships require you to follow a … Continue reading

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This week only get 2 eChapters for the price of 1 at CengageBrain.com

Trust us. We know you just finished your college finals, the long semester is over, and you are about to begin a month of bliss, commonly known as Winter break. So the last thing you want to think about is … Continue reading

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Most beautiful college campuses enhance student success

The view from your college dorms may not be the most important criteria for choosing a college, but many colleges and universities promote themselves as having one of the most beautiful or picturesque campuses. College life in a relaxing and … Continue reading

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Drone delivery service: Amazon Prime Air plans to ship packages with unmanned aerial vehicles

On December 1, Charlie Rose of 60 Minutes went behind the scenes at Amazon with Jeff Bezos to show just how all of the packing and shipping – the inside of Amazon’s organization – works. But the big reveal at … Continue reading

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