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How to Graduate from College on Time: Part I

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Did you know that most college students don't graduate in four years? But you can graduate on time and in control with this straightforward (and non-sugar-coated) advice from a higher education insider! read more

Memorization Tips and Tricks

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Educational Consultant, Research Psychologist, and Writer

You will be expected to memorize a lot of information in college. Fortunately, it's not too hard to learn memory tricks. If you practice these tricks in high school, you will be pretty good at it when you reach college. You will also do better in high school. read more

How do I multitask in high school and college?

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Almost all high school or college students consider themselves to be expert multitaskers. They insist they can talk on the phone, type an assignment, read, and listen to television or radio at the same time. Well, they can do all of these things, but they aren't doing them well. read more

Upgrade Your Study Habits

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Freelance Writer

College isn't high school 2.0. Here's what you need to know about upgrading your study habits. read more

How do college students get through all those reading assignments?

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Whenever possible, have something on hand to read. It can be a book, a digital device, an assigned newspaper article, whatever. If you find yourself with a little time on your hands, you can use it productively. It will help power through all those reading assignments, especially the shorter ones. read more

Friends and the Power of Study Buddies

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You will make lots of new friends in college. Some will be casual friends, and others will be friends for life. For the most part, all of your college friends will enrich your life. read more

10 Tips for the First Week of College

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Educational Consultant, Research Psychologist, and Writer

Where is that chemistry lab held? How do you connect to the Internet? Where can I get a burger after midnight?! That first week in college can be crazy, but you'll sail through it like an upperclassman if you follow these tips. read more

The Crux of College Creativity

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Educational Consultant, Research Psychologist, and Writer

People often think as creativity as something that is reserved for artists, writers, film makers, and the like. The truth of the matter is that creativity is something that everyone needs, often on a regular basis. Nowhere is this more true than when you are in college. read more

Top 9 Tips for Establishing College Workload Priorities

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Educational Consultant, Research Psychologist, and Writer

You can get that long to-do list done. It just takes a little planning--and a coding system. read more

Why Time Management Is Your Best Friend in College

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Educational Consultant, Research Psychologist, and Writer

You probably thought you were busy in high school. It is nothing like being in college. There will be days when you can't imagine how anyone graduates from college in four years. read more