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Budget like a boss in 3 easy steps

Learn the ins and outs of budgeting including useful apps and tools and how money can help you reach long- and short-term goals.
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Turn stress into strategies: How to kill it at your interview

Rate this article and enter to winSo you have the interview—score! Now what?Interviewing for a job or internship doesn’t have to be intimidating, even though there may be reasons it seems that way. “I...
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8 proven ways to be happier that you can try today

Rate this article and enter to winMoney, fame, love, sports, chocolate—what works? For centuries, we’ve been trying to figure out what makes us happy. Psychologists, economists, theologians, and others have come at this from...
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Ask the professor: “How do you know when you have too much on your...

—Elsie T., California State University, NorthridgeI usually know when I have too much on my plate: I curl up in a ball, pull a blanket over me, and spoon a quart of ice cream...
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Expert tips for (finally) achieving work-life balance

Rate this article and enter to winYou wear a lot of hats. You’ve got your student hat, your work hat, your family hat, and your fedora. No? OK, scratch that last one if you...
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Ask the professor: “What’s the best way to work with people of mixed ages...

—Daniel A., Portland State University, OregonLet me start with a confession: I was not the world’s best group project member. In fact, I was pretty bad. Why? Because I was focused on the “project”...

Ask the professor: “How do I make the most of limited study time as...

“I’m a single mother of two and work full time. How can I make the most of what little time I have to get my class work done at night?” —Jenny F., SUNY Empire State...
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Applying experience to your education

Rate this article and enter to winMaybe you started school years ago but never finished. Or perhaps the corporate world, domestic life, or the military dominated your youth. Perhaps it’s time for a career...