Watch Your Mouth: The Vocal Mechanism

Watch Your Mouth: The Vocal Mechanism

Check out other segments in our continuing series of public speaking tips: 1, 2 Did you know that your voice works similarly to a musical instrument? Just like a musician must master his instrument’s adjustable parts and source of energy, a successful public speaker must master the mechanics of his own vocal tools. Professionally trained ...

Six Productivity Tools Better Than a Planner

Six Productivity Tools Better Than a Planner

Three exams, four essays, three group meetings, one final project, five classes and 30 hours spent crying. Welcome to the typical week of a college student. No matter what year you’re in, all college students have one problem in common – productivity. You quickly figure out that there are only so many hours in a ...

Niche Careers: Life Coach

Niche Careers: Life Coach

Have you ever stopped along the street to help a stranger or offered advice to a friend in need? Whoever you helped probably appreciated it, and you likely felt really good about your actions as well. What I’ve just described is what life coaches do each and every day—help other people help themselves. If offering ...

Why You Should: Use the Brave Browser

Why You Should: Use the Brave Browser

If you spend a lot of time on your mobile device researching school assignments, you should switch to the new, free Brave browser. Brave Software aims to stop online ads from invading your privacy and slowing down the Web. This mission is not the same as trying to blocking all ads. The growing use of ...

The Myths and Truths of Liberal Arts Degrees

The Myths and Truths of Liberal Arts Degrees

I’m not going to lie—I’m a critic of liberal arts degrees, and it’s understandable why so many people debate the validity and value of them. However, I also really enjoy studying the liberal arts and have earned a social sciences degree in psychology myself. That’s why I’ve outlined some of the myths surrounding the the ...

Side Jobs for Students

Side Jobs for Students

Money: everyone wants more of it. If you’d like to make some dough without committing to a full-time job, try out some of the suggestions below. Fiverr One of the most well-known online side hustles, fiverr.com, is a hub for simple tasks (from web design to business consulting) that people are willing to pay a ...