Online Class Registration Tips

If you’re a returning college student, or someone enrolled in university or college courses for the first time, online class registration can seem a little scary. The good news is that, with a little preparation, you should be able to navigate online registration easily and quickly. You may find there is some competition for classes just like you would...

The Fastest Growing Jobs in 2020

The Fastest Growing Jobs in 2020
(DegreeAuthorities.com) - Drive, ambition and a big, fat paycheck --- those are some simple requests that most of us require to get us out the door to our jobs each day. Does your career excite you and light a fire within? If not, it may be time for a change. Whether you need a new job or are thinking...

6 Apps that Save You Money

Everybody needs to save some cash sometimes. Maybe you lost your job, or had to take a pay cut, or had an unexpected bill and need to find some extra money. Whatever sends you into watching-every-penny mode, it’s good to start implementing some money-saving ideas as quickly as you can. Sure, you’ll do the traditional things like cut down...

How to Juggle Your Side Gigs

Side gigs have become a staple of the U.S. economy. With federal minimum wage unchanged since 2009 at $7.25 per hour, it’s not surprising that people need a second income to keep a roof overhead and food on the table. In fact, three out of every ten workers say they have a side gig to make ends meet. With this...

Time to Switch Majors?

When you enroll in a bachelor’s degree program, one of the first things you think about it which major you will choose — even if you haven’t actually declared one yet. Particularly if you’re in a liberal arts college, it’s always great advice to worry about your pre-requisite classes first and to see if any of them spark an...

Meditate Your Way to Better Grades?

You’ve probably heard people talk about wellness breaks and meditation, but you may not have realized that incorporating meditation into your life might help you become a better student. Meditation is known to offer a host of benefits. It can help lower blood pressure, maintain sobriety, and improve your sleep habits. Beyond the physical, mediation can help with everything...

How to Hack College Pre-Reqs

Everybody and their brother has advice to new college students about how best to maximize their college experience. And in few areas does that advice feature more prominently than in regard to college pre-requisite courses. You will hear loads of advice about challenging courses, taking advanced placement (AP) classes in high school, internships for credit and so much more....

The Hottest Jobs for New Grads in 2019

The Hottest Jobs for New Grads in 2019
Are you a new graduate, or is graduation just around the corner? How exciting! Now is the time to start thinking about what you're going to do with your degree. There are so many job opportunities available, but you want one that has promise for growth and income potential, right? Take a look at some of the hottest jobs...

The Truth About Skipping College to Start a Business

The Truth About Skipping College to Start a Business
A college degree might not be necessary to be an entrepreneur, but the experience may help prepare you to start a successful business. It may be tempting to save the time and money a college education can cost and jump straight into entrepreneurship, but the skills you can gain from furthering your education may set you up for better...

When To Start Thinking About Grad School

We know, we know you’re still working on your college degree (which everyone told you would make your life so much better) and now we’re telling you to start thinking about graduate school. You should start thinking about it, though! In fact, it doesn’t hurt to consider what grad school paths would be open to you before you choose...