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New and Exciting and Scary Things - Oh My!

I spent all last week unemployed and anxious about being unemployed.  Surely a few of you out there know the feeling.  Money is the root of all evil, I swear.   655 more words


What you didn't know about privilege theory

Asking a question like “is a particular kind of knowledge privileged in Australia?” (or indeed anywhere,) is a *very* broad question. While many, including Rains (2002) would argue that indeed a certain kind of knowledge is privileged over others, privilege theory and it’s relative post-modernist theory are both largely inadequate forms of analysis. 779 more words


3 Tips to Maximize your Returns on 529 Savings Plan

It is that time of the year again, when your children are going back to school and you are busy dreaming about their bright future. Well, when it comes to a bright future, college education plays an extremely important role. 465 more words


I Dropped Out Of College

With the school year just beginning for many ladies and gents, I find it appropriate to make the big reveal that I’ve officially dropped out of college. 426 more words


What do you think? Is private college education worth it? Warren Buffett says: No!

Is it worth going to a private college?  Recently, when I was attending the Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders’ meeting, one future college student asked Warren Buffett about the value of going to a private business school. 829 more words

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10 Indispensable Pieces of Advice for Every College-Bound Student

Mark Goldblatt, chair of the Educational Skills Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology and author of the novel Finding The Worm (Random House), offers a crash course to surviving your freshman year. 1,854 more words

Much ado about Major

Last week I read a blog post by Rookie Notes giving tips for choosing a college major.   She did a great job. She’s 23 years old. 490 more words