Why I Decided to Change Careers

I wasn’t a very strong student, coming out of high school. I didn’t even graduate. I did manage to obtain a GED when I was 19, but at that point in my life, job prospects were dim. So I started washing dishes. It was hard work that paid crummy, but in the end, I was …

Ways to Show Appreciation for Veterans on Veterans Day

Veterans Day celebrates those who have served the country in war or peace, in any branch of the military. The holiday recognizes the personal sacrifices, deep courage, love of country, and selflessness involved in securing our freedoms and fighting on our country’s behalf across the world.  Veterans Day is celebrated on November 11th, and its …

Increasing Cognitive Function With Binaural Beats

We all have our preferences when it comes to what we hear when we study, work, or sleep. Generally speaking, loud, disruptive noises are not great for focus. Soothing sounds or silence tend to help us work better. The power of a passing siren will disrupt our focus, but what about the music you’re listening …

How-To Guide: Asking for a Full-Time Position After Your Internship

An internship can be an invaluable experience. The problem is, only around half of all internships lead to the intern landing a job with the company. To boost your chances of walking away with a guaranteed job after your internship is over, follow these tips: 1. Establish Goals It will be a good idea to …

Is an Online Degree Right for Me?

Ready to go back to school, or are you just embarking on your post-secondary education journey? Determining where to apply and enroll is the first step, but with all of the options out there, it can feel like an overwhelming task. While traditional brick-and-mortar institutions may be top of mind, you owe it to yourself …

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