Udemy vs Udacity – Which is a better Online learning Platform?

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If you are planning to take an online course to learn a new or improve existing skills, one of the challenges you’ll face is deciding which platform to settle for. The last thing you want is jumping from one online learning platform to the order or starting and leaving a course half-way to start another. […]

17 Common habits every student should break before you leave school

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What do you spend most of your time on? You have two choices; to either feel disappointed and frustrated about the whole situation in the country: high rate of unemployment, poor governance etc or take responsibility for your career. It may not seem easy to accept, high unemployment rate or not, you are responsible for […]

101 Motivational Quotes for Students and Learners

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Motivational Quotes for students are like pills for learners to energize the inner being. Just as technology tools are necessary to get by our daily lives, so are motivational quotes. As a student and a learner, a simple short sentence can go a long way to brighten your day and ignite a spark into your […]

Top 10 Tips for Writing College Admission Essay

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Written and submitted by Meghan I. College admissions is a time of anxiety and excitement for high school seniors, and the college admission essay is a perfect demonstration of this. It is exciting because you have the freedom to say what you want to say and talk about a variety of weird and wonderful subjects, […]

A Prescription for Becoming a Doctor – from a medical school graduate

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Written and submitted by Shan Ronald a medical school graduate When you decide that you are going to study medicine and become a doctor, you’re not making a choice, you’re making a commitment. It’s not something you should go into casually, and it’s difficult to really have a feeling of what you’re getting yourself into […]

7 Simple tips to better proofread your own work

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This article was written and submitted by Sally Uresti, from Papersconsulting.com Have you ever imagined whether or not you are good at proofreading your own work? Research has shown that people are not so good at proofreading their own work. In fact, some of the best writers we know never proof their own work. Their […]

7 Ways to Make Professional Connections as an Online Student

This is a guest post submitted by Nancy Wood Online education is an amazing way to get a degree from anywhere in the world. But, without the opportunity to meet people in person and develop one-on-one relationships, it can be difficult to use an online degree program to make professional connections, as well. Traditional on-campus […]

13 Online resources to Improve writing skills

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This is a guest post by John Garber Writing requires a variety of resources to be considered successful. Modern internet technology has numerous dependable tools you can use to write better. Whether you are a student, wishing you would write better papers and essays or want to become a famous screenwriter someday, there is a […]

10 tips to help you write your essay

Essays are very important aspects of academia and no one can escape them in the present school system. Many people however, out of not knowing the essential steps of writing a good one, struggle writing their essays. As a result, they receive dismal marks, if at all they get them. This article gives you 10 […]

Active and Engaged: 9 Tips for Staying Awake While Reading

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This is a guest article submitted by Lena Paul, a Medical School Graduate. See Author bio below. We all lead busy, often stressful lives that can leave us feeling fatigued and sleepy. This can be a problem for a lot of activities, but especially ones that are not active, such as reading. Whether you are […]

How Students can use Social Media in the Classroom

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Technology is ubiquitous these days. Everyone has a cell phone, a laptop, a tablet and/or an iPod. It seems that companies are constantly releasing new gadgets meant to save time and make life easier. This means that everything we do is centered around technology, including our personal lives and our workplace which also means that […]

Why you should make your last year in school count

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The last year in school is one of the most important years in your life. It doesn’t matter if you’re in college, graduate school, business school or even high school—that last year of traditional education is critical for all students even if many of them don’t realize it. Aside from graduating and getting that degree, […]