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You Should be Using: LinkedIn for Higher Education

You Should be Using: LinkedIn for Higher Education

For any student who’s looking to transfer or apply to grad schools, LinkedIn’s higher education tools are exactly what you need to find the perfect school for you. LinkedIn uses its expansive user data to make personalized, intelligent suggestions to students. LinkedIn has three tools many students still don’t know of. It uses user statistics ...

The Biggest Reason You Should Be Building Software

The Biggest Reason You Should Be Building Software

By now, everyone knows about the wealth that can be generated from building software and creating digital services. If I said the name “Bill Gates,” you know I mean the richest man in the world, and co-founder of Microsoft. If I said the name “Mark Zuckerberg,” it’s very likely you know I’m talking about the ...

You Should be Using: Mendeley for Easier Research Management

You Should be Using: Mendeley for Easier Research Management

You may have your own research management system, but Mendeley was created for that exact purpose and has the features to prove it. It’s a free research management system and social network that handles all your needs, from source discovery to generating citations and bibliographies, in one place. The goal is to simplify and organize ...

You Should be Using: FloatNote for Phone Call Reminders

You Should be Using: FloatNote for Phone Call Reminders

Picture this: after just settling back in after break Mom calls to remind you to call your Uncle and wish him a happy birthday. By the time you get off the phone it’s completely slipped your mind and you end up missing it altogether. It happens, right? FloatNote uses pop up note reminders when you’re ...