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Retiring University Department Chair Says Employers Are Looking for 3 Things from College Grads.

On a recent college tour, we found ourselves in the wrong department with the wrong professor. We asked to meet with someone from the global studies department, but after meeting us and finding out what my son is interested in, she quickly informed us that we were probably better off meeting with the business or political science people. 417 more words



Did you know that closing an estate for a loved one can put your money at risk?

Ignorance about legal/financial issues can put you into a mess. 532 more words


Side Hustle, What?!

When I was younger if you had a second job, it was just that – a job. It wasn’t anything to celebrate, because often you were working to help pay your bills. 553 more words


A Study Guide On How To Be Successful in College: Education Student Edition

Hello everybody! Welcome back :) As clearly stated in by the title of this post, today I’m going to be talking about how to be successful in college – more specifically, in an education program. 906 more words


Ducerus - Your Total College Solution

How we became the leading College Planning Firm

Where do we start? Let’s just go to the very beginning of our story. We have been guiding parents and students through the entire college planning process since 1993 when our founder Ron Caruthers began his college planning firm in Vista, California. 63 more words


Diversify your "career portfolio" and improve your chances for employment.

If you’ve ever had a conversation with me about what major to choose in college, chances are you’ve triggered my soapbox about useless majors that universities allow students to earn that no one has ever heard of and no employer would ever hire. 710 more words


College Life and Mental Health

When I was at a graduate school working on my dissertation, I suffered anxiety attack. I didn’t know it was anxiety attack but I felt like I was going to die. 545 more words

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