How to combat senioritis

Use these tips to combat senioritis during your final semester of college.

Spring is finally here! Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, the weather is pleasant, and it’s your final semester of college. How can your professors possibly expect you to stay motivated? If you feel a bout of “senioritis” coming on, don’t coast through classes until graduation. Instead,…

How to prepare to fight spring allergies

Prepare for your annual spring allergy fight with these easy tips.

Although springtime signifies the return of pleasant weather and gorgeous greenery, for many college students it also means the return of unpleasant spring allergies. The runny nose, the itchy eyes, for some they are as much a part of spring as baby chicks and sunny skies. If you suffer from…

Lack of sleep can lead to weight gain

Make sure you get enough sleep each night to avoid gaining weight.

It seems that other factors may be leading to the infamous “Freshman 15″ beyond the overconsumption of alcohol and junk food. According to a recent study from the University of Colorado, a┬álack of sleep can also lead to weight gain.
The discovery that adults who sleep less than six hours a…

How to grocery shop on a budget

Save money at the grocery store with these tips.

Having a full refrigerator and cabinets is one of those things that we tend to take for granted growing up. But as you head off to college, you’ll soon discover that the process of grocery shopping while on a budget can be a bit daunting. Food is getting more expensive by the day, but not to…

Keep an open mind when traveling

Follow these tips to navigate cultural differences while vacationing in a foreign country.

If your spring break adventures have you venturing into another country, you’ll need more than your passport and a foreign language dictionary to navigate cultural differences. Misunderstandings about what is considered to be appropriate behavior can lead to a negative vacation experience, so…

How to become a better leader

Use these tips to become a better leader.

While college students have a lot to focus on – from studying for final exams, to creating powerful resumes and filling out job applications – something many students may neglect is cultivating that all-important quality that will help them be successful in their future careers: leadership….

Get financially fit with these smartphone apps

Use these apps to save money and keep track of your finances.

If you’re struggling with how to manage your money on top of class, work, and the numerous other activities that make up daily life, your smartphone may be able to help. Download these apps to get organized, save money and start down the road of financial fitness:
1. Mint
You can sync your bank…