Post Round Up: December 9th, 2016

 

The Key to Surviving Finals Week: Dead Day (My Crazy Hectic Life): The day before finals but after class ends is the dreaded “dead day”. You’re not obligated to do anything, so what should you do? My Crazy Hectic Life has you covered.

Take a Break: 30-Minute Study Break Ideas (Brianna Fae): Studying for finals is crazy enough. Take a break with these 30 minute study break ideas!

Reducing Exam Anxiety and Nerves (The Cosmic Road): I don’t know about you, but finals really ramped up my anxiety! Figure out how to calm your nerves to do the best on your finals and papers.

How to Get in the Holiday Spirit During Finals (A Wanderer’s Adventures):  Getting in the holiday spirit is tough for some people, but doing so while trying to make sure you pass your finals and exams is tough. A Wanderer’s Adventures has a great post on how to get your holiday on.

4 Post-College Finance Tips to Get You Started in the Real World

4 Post-College Finance Tips to Get You Started in the Real World

 

Landing your first job post-college is a big deal. You spent years studying your ass off, potentially accruing a crippling debt in the process, and now you have the chance to start paying it all back, and become a productive member of society. Post-college finances are a big deal.

Finances are something a lot of people struggle with, not just young adults out on their own for the first time. Between student loans, credit card debt, unpaid medical bills, and emergencies, it’s no wonder people lose track of their finances.

Hopefully with these tips you will help prevent you having more serious financial issues in the future.

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7 Life Lessons From College Basketball

7 Life Lessons From College Basketball

7 Life Lessons From College Basketball

With college basketball in full swing, and my other hobby being a reporter on a specific conference in college ball, I figured I’d take a look at some of the hard earned lessons these college athletes go through and what you can take away from their triumphs and downfalls.

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Motivational Monday

Don't worry about what can happen in a month. Don't think about what can happen in year. Focus on the 24 hours in front of you & do what you can to get closer to where you want to be

Don’t worry about what can happen in a month. Don’t think about what can happen in year. Focus on the 24 hours in front of you & do what you can to get closer to where you want to be

The Ultimate Resume Survival Guide: Overview

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The Ultimate Resume Survival Guide: Resume Overview

Finding a job is tough. Writing a resume is hard work. I know. I’ve been both unemployed and working in the recruiting field dealing with resumes every day. I’ve compiled the best tips and advice I can think of to create a master survival guide for writing a resume.

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Post Round Up Nov. 11th

#PostRoundUp ft @clingel599, @itsveryerin, @fempotential, & Macarons & Mascara

10 Date Night Ideas – on the cheap! (Life with C): Dates don’t have to be expensive and a lot can actually be free! Whether you’re a frugal millennial or a broke college student, these date ideas are great for anyone low on cash and high on romance.

How to Practice Self-Care in the Winter (Very Erin): It can be tough remembering to take care of yourself in the winter. Things get a lot darker earlier and grey-er as the winter really starts to roll in with the snow. Seasonal Depression is a thing, but remembering to practice self care is a big part of staying sane.

Deciding Who You Want to Be Post 2016 Election (FEMpotential): This election season was one hell of a ride. A lot of people feel that this is a pivotal moment in US history. Bigotry may rise, but what are you going to be?

How to Write a Kickass Paper in College (MACARONS & MASCARA): As a former English major, I can tell you how annoying writing papers can get. But if you’re not writing a paper about everything you’ve ever talked about in class, these tips can help you write a paper you’re proud of.