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Warning: Don’t Make These 5 Painful CLEP Testing Mistakes

Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.” Unlike a game of roulette, your success in CLEP testing doesn’t have to depend on random chance.  By learning from mistakes that other people have made, you can know which pitfalls to avoid. Carefully avoid … Read More >

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7 Benefits of Study Groups

When learning in college, many students enjoy the benefits of study groups. Depending on the members and atmosphere, study groups can be either help a student grow or can pull a student down. In today’s post, I discuss the potential advantages of joining a study group. Remember, though, that these advantages are only present in … Read More >

11 Food Hacks: A Cheat Sheet For Busy College Students

As an enterprising college student, you probably aren’t that eager to spend hours of your precious time preparing gourmet meals. At the same time, however, you know that fast food is dangerous for both your budget and your productivity. Happily, this is not a true catch-22. By using the following food hacks, you can make … Read More >

7 Ways To Maximize Productivity In College

College is an exciting time filled with opportunity, but it also brings an almost overwhelming number of challenges to productivity. Making your own food, working with roommates, passing classes, and often working a part-time job result in plummeting productivity for many students. You can save yourself time and stress by applying these ideas to your … Read More >

The Freshman’s Guide To Textbook Rentals

If you have been in college for more than 3 hours, you probably know just how terrifyingly expensive textbooks can be. In our parent’s generation, many students could save money on textbooks by getting used versions from previous student.  Today, however, textbook publishers have largely stopped this opportunity by constantly coming out with new editions … Read More >