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5 Tips to Land Your Dream Job After College

5 Tips to Land Your Dream Job After College

Go to class, do your homework and have fun… but not too much fun. This is what my parents told me when I went off to college. I’m now finishing my last year of school and realize that those three things are not enough. Here are five vital tips you need to know that will ...

5 Tips for Successful Filmmaking in College

5 Tips for Successful Filmmaking in College

Film festivals are one of the many events familiar to colleges nation-wide. If your own college doesn’t have its own short student-led film competition, there’s usually one in the largest nearby city, and often more. Differing rules can range from certain genres to 24 and 48-hour races, but whatever the case, film contests can be ...

Quick Tip: Sell Old Textbooks Now, Buy Back Later If Needed

Quick Tip: Sell Old Textbooks Now, Buy Back Later If Needed

Purchasing textbooks outright is usually associated with high costs when compared to renting and other alternatives. On top of the high price, you may only use certain books for a semester before they become expensive display pieces on your bookshelf. To help offset the costs associated with buying textbooks, try selling them as soon as ...

7 Tips for Students to Organize and Manage Time

7 Tips for Students to Organize and Manage Time

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that college students today are busier than ever. They have more exams, longer classes, a more difficult schedule, work, studying, and something called a life that they have to find time to explore and understand. Most college students have so little time to complete everything they need to take ...

How to Use Twitter with Purpose

How to Use Twitter with Purpose

Social media sites are becoming the focal point of our generation, each one highlighting a different way to connect with others in a unique manner. Whether you use Twitter to follow all of your favorite celebrities or to vent your feelings, there’s definitely a few things that you can do to clean up your act ...

5 Tips for Aspiring Web Designers and Developers

5 Tips for Aspiring Web Designers and Developers

Attempting to break into web design or development is a long and arduous process, with more roadblocks and competition than most fields. The payoff, however, is a rewarding job that will continuously push you to your limits. If you’re prepared to enter this world, here are a few tips to help you along the way. ...

10 Items to Keep Handy in Case of an Emergency

10 Items to Keep Handy in Case of an Emergency

You can never plan for a catastrophe, but you can lessen the impact it has on your life. Should a freak thunderstorm, wind storm, tornado, blizzard, fire, or anything else threaten to ruin your ability to proceed with your life in a natural way you should be prepared. The weather will be chill, the water ...

10 Little-Known Firefox Tricks

10 Little-Known Firefox Tricks

FireFox is an open source program in that anyone can manipulate or add to it. Pulling from the collective consciousness of the world to enhance a program is a pretty nifty idea to say the least. This collective mind source has put together a web browser that adjusts very well to each person’s individual needs. ...

How To Recover From Spring Break

How To Recover From Spring Break

Whether you found love in Mexico, went on a family vacation in New England, or studied your butt off while the library was empty, there’s a certain kind of culture shock that comes with return to the normal routine. This list is mostly for those who imbibed a little excessively, but we could all benefit ...

Apply to Square’s Code Camp Contest

Apply to Square’s Code Camp Contest

If you are both female and an engineering student, hurry up and get your application together for Square’s first (ever) Code Camp Contest! Don’t be intimidated by the title — the Code Camp is a three day program held in one of the greatest cities in the world — San Francisco, California (Go Giants!). The ...

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