How to write a great cover letter

Follow these tips to write a great cover letter.

Writing an excellent resume can certainly help you score a great job, but what sets you apart from the pack more than anything else is the ability to write a cover letter that shows your future employer exactly why you are the perfect person to fill the position. Even if the job posting lists it…

College graduates less likely to be unemployed

People with college degrees are less likely to be unemployed.

If you are still weighing the pros and cons of getting a college degree, consider this: College graduates are less likely to be unemployed. In fact, according to The Atlantic, the unemployment rate for people with bachelor’s degrees is less than half of the rate for those with only high…

Make smart financial decisions while in college

It's important to make smart financial decisions while you're in college.

As you enter college, you’ll get plenty of advice about what you should do after graduation to make sure you lead a financially responsible life. But what about while you’re in college? You may think that taking out student loans means there’s nothing you can do to improve your financial…

Students would keep their smartphone over a car, survey shows

Millennials would rather give up their car than their smartphone, a new study suggests.

A recent survey has revealed one big way Millennials are different from previous generations: Given the choice, they would rather get rid of their car than their smartphone or laptop. Members of the Millennial generation were born in the 1980s or 1990s.
According to a survey commissioned by…

What job seekers need to know about digital privacy

Follow these tips to protect your digital privacy as you begin your job search.

The interview process isn’t what it used to be. Before the proliferation of the internet, it was easy to separate your personal life from your professional one. But now, as college graduates prepare to enter the workforce, they have to worry about potential employers accessing their Facebook…

Should you be gluten-free?

If you're thinking about adopting a gluten-free diet, make sure you know if it's right for you.

One health craze that hasn’t seemed to go away is the gluten-free diet. Although it’s a necessity for people with celiac disease or gluten intolerance, many college-age students are going gluten-free in order to stay healthy or lose weight.
Gluten, which is found in wheat, rye and barley, is…

How to avoid a quarter-life crisis

Follow these tips to avoid a quarterlife crisis.

While you may be familiar with the term “midlife crisis,” 20-somethings are increasingly battling a demon of their own: the quarter​-life crisis. Maybe you’re questioning your choice of major, or are anxious about the direction of your life. It’s not an uncommon phenomenon: Research has shown…