How to Get Any Job You Want: The 2 Decisive Moments to Master – In my third year of university, I applied for a coveted summer position at a Big 4 accounting firm despite two glaring facts. I was not in an accounting program (I was an IT + business major), and I didn’t attend […]

How to Learn Any Language from Scratch – Language has fascinated me for many years, but it wasn’t always that way. Who could have blamed me? Language classes, particularly in high school, have a bit of a reputation for being difficult and ineffective. Even the students who ace every test rarely go on to speak […]

Burnout in College: What Causes It and How to Avoid It – I should have just said “No.” About one year ago during my senior year of college, I was juggling a full course load, an internship, extracurriculars, and a social life. One afternoon, I got an email from someone asking me to help them […]

How to Motivate Yourself to Study (The 5-Step Process) – It’s a boring afternoon. You’re tired after class, and all you want to do is curl up with Netflix and a bowl of cereal. But you really should study, and you know it. It’s just that you just don’t feel like it at all. Maybe […]

How I Cut My Average Meal Cost to $3.57 by Meal Prepping – If you’re reading this article, you’re probably familiar with this scenario: You come back to your dorm, apartment, or house after a long day of work, exercise, or studying and you’re starving. So, you open up your refrigerator, only to find a […]

How to Get Any Job You Want: The 2 Decisive Moments You Need to Master – In my third year of university, I applied for a coveted summer position at a Big 4 accounting firm despite two glaring facts. I was not in an accounting program (I was an IT + business major), and I […]

How to Find the Time and Motivation to Exercise in College – The fitness coach and YouTuber Elliott Hulse has a simple philosophy on life: “The most important part of the game is your game piece.” We’re all players in the game of life, and the only game piece we have is our body. If […]

How to Build a Personal Brand That Cuts Through the Clutter – Here’s an uncomfortable truth: your degree isn’t enough. Even cool internships, extracurriculars, and skills aren’t surefire ways to help you land the career you want. Getting your foot into the door is harder than ever these days, mainly because the internet has leveled […]

How to Create an Impressive Online Portfolio (with Examples) – Online portfolios are like show-and-tell for professionals. You’ve spent weeks, months, maybe even years developing skills, studying, and working—now you get to put your results on display. You might be tempted to paste a few links on a one-page website and call it a day. […]

How the Bullet Journal Can Make You a More Productive Student – I don’t like trying out new productivity systems. So when a couple friends of mine mentioned they were starting bullet journaling (Bujo) I thought, “Great. Another productivity fad.” I’d seen the cutesy, impractical lettering on Instagram: Who’s got time to do that every day? […]