5 Basic Tips for Improving your Essays

Essay writing is a skill every college student must learn and develop. Whether you’re majoring in advanced mathematics or world history, it’s impossible to make it through college without writing killer essays – or at the very least, decent ones. In fact, many colleges won’t even let you in before sampling your essay writing skills in…

Top Tips For Women Applying To College

Originally posted on When Women Inspire:
It’s no secret that getting into the best colleges in the U.S. is incredibly hard for all applicants, but if you’re a woman, it’s a lot harder than it should be. There is a fairly wide gap between acceptance rates for men and women in a lot of schools…

How to overcome procrastination

Originally posted on Life After College with Tammie:
If you’re a procrastinator, then you’ve come to the right place! Procrastination is my life. It’s possibly the best concept I’ve ever come across, and at the same time, it’s one of the hardest habits to break. I still struggle a lot with this, but along the…

The Problem with Being an ‘Overachiever’

Originally posted on Alexis Chateau:
I was called an overachiever for the first time in 2015 – and by another woman.?The remark came after a discussion of childhood schooling,?where she measured her son’s track record against my own. The remark caught me completely by surprise. What did it mean exactly? Is there something wrong with…