Tag: leadership

How Community Service Can Help Your College Application Stand Out

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College applications are a bit like job resumes: you want your application to stand out from the others. Community service is one way to set yourself apart from the crowd. read more

Passion for Leadership: How I Found My Graduate Field

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, New York University

Dharini, a graduate student at New York University, found her purpose and passion for helping students when participating in a special leadership program during undergrad. Read on to learn more about her student journey and how it led her to the field of Higher Education and Student Affairs. read more

Why College Is More Than Grades

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College Student

The key to finding a job after college isn't about your GPA; it's what you did during those four years to improve yourself as a person. read more

Scholarship Saturday: April 16, 2016

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Check out the CollegeXpress Scholarship Saturday! read more

Becoming an Exemplary Student Leader

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Do you have what it takes to lead? Maybe all you need is a little Leadership 101 training. And it starts here! read more

Preparing to Become a Future Leader in Energy

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President and CEO, The Oxford Princeton Programme

If you're passionate about becoming a leader in the energy sector, you can use these tips to chart your path toward this rewarding career. read more

The Top 10 Ways You Can Help Your Students Stand Out to Colleges

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Founder and President, College Bound Mentor, LLC

The interactions that teachers, club advisors, coaches, guidance counselors, and school administrators have with students can have remarkable, lasting impact on students and help shape their life philosophy and sense of self. read more

Inspiring Cultural Leadership in College Students

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Assistant Professor, Author, Speaker

Most college educators agree that we are not simply in the business of manufacturing college graduates but, more importantly, developing conscious citizens. And inspiring this complex understanding of the world and what role you have to play in making an impact is ultimately about leadership. read more

Do You Possess Innate Leadership Talent?

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Whether you're an intern or a full-time employee in your first post-grad job, if you feel that itch to take charge, but maybe haven't had to courage to take the next steps, take a look at this quiz to see if you have innate leadership abilities. read more

Leading in the Real World and Leadership Assessment Tests

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President and CEO, Birkman International, Inc.

So, you're closing in on graduation and you're ready to take on leadership responsibilities at the right organization. But what does "being a leader" out there in the real world actually entail? An assessment might help you discover and develop your own leadership strengths. read more