How To Write a Cover Letter

How To Write a Cover Letter

February 20, 2014  |  How to, Writing Tips  |  No Comments

Writing a cover letter that stands out can be the difference between attaining the job of your dreams and not being considered at all. A competitive listing may receive hundreds, if not thousands, of applicants which means that the statistical chance of them choosing you is relatively small. Although a well written cover letter is not sufficient to guarantee that you get the job you desire, it is almost always a necessary component.

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How To Overcome Procrastination - Help and Solutions

How To Overcome Procrastination – Help and Solutions

October 3, 2013  |  How to, Managing Time, Self-Improvement  |  No Comments

Charles Dickens once famously remarked: “My advice is to never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time.”; pertinent advice for all that are listening, one must agree. The reasonable person within us tends to agree with this sentiment, it is after all only logical to not postpone important work until tomorrow when it can just as easily be finished today.

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Tech Tools For Study Habits & Organization

August 8, 2013  |  General Tips, Note-Taking, Study Skills  |  No Comments

Students are always looking for new ways to make studying just a bit easier, and just a bit more convenient. Of course, we’ve all had the experience of having to lug a massive textbook around, trying to read, memorize and absorb as much as possible before a major exam. Sometimes, this is just the way it has to happen! But these days, there are also a lot of new tools available to help students with organization and study habits. For example, here are a few ways in which apps and new technologies can help with school.

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How To Code

How To Code

July 10, 2013  |  General Tips, How to, Uncategorized  |  No Comments

In this guide, we will cover how you can teach yourself computer programming. Learning how to code is in essence the process of acquiring a new language and a new mindset. Computer programming has become the fad of our times, its benefits are numerous and the way to learn it is rather straightforward and easy.

To learn how to code, one first needs to develop a learning strategy. Below, I have listed a few things to consider before embarking on your journey.

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Essay Writing - IMRAD Format - Explanation

Essay Writing – IMRAD Format – Explanation

January 10, 2013  |  Writing Tips  |  No Comments

The IMRAD format is a very useful model to use when you are conducting research. It allows you to organize your research paper in a way which is consistent with standardized formats for papers. In short, the model stands for: Introduction – Method - Results – And – Discussion

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Studying and Design

Studying and Design

September 27, 2012  |  General Tips  |  No Comments

Clich├ęs often old kernels of truth, but they seldom depict situations with complete accuracy.

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Going Online to Complement Classroom Lessons

Going Online to Complement Classroom Lessons

June 21, 2012  |  Educational Theory  |  No Comments

Maintaining classroom attention, whether you are a grade school teacher or a college professor, is never an easy task, and since the advent of smartphones and social media, it has become even harder. However, teachers can one up their students and regain their attention by simply incorporating the technology they love so dearly into their everyday lesson plans.

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How to Write an Entrance Essay for Grad School

How to Write an Entrance Essay for Grad School

May 23, 2012  |  How to  |  No Comments

Preparing a strong application that demonstrates how a student is capable of meeting the expectations and demands of graduate school is critical during the admissions process. There are multiple components to a graduate school application and schools vary in what information and documentation they require to complete an application.

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How To Prepare For an Exam

How To Prepare For an Exam

April 20, 2012  |  Exam Taking  |  9 Comments

There’s an old but true saying that those who do not prepare for success are preparing for failure. Passing your exams with high marks is not a particularly difficult task. The successful student plans his/her exam long before the actual due date.

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Essential Ingredients Memory Programs Should Have

Essential Ingredients Memory Programs Should Have

April 17, 2012  |  Memory Techniques  |  No Comments

It is not surprising that there are currently numerous programs to boost memory that are available on the market.

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