There are plenty of career opportunities available in the field of finance. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment opportunities exist in the areas of accounting, analysis, fundraising, and banking. There are also opportunities as financial advisors, stockbrokers, insurance agents and other sales and consulting type positions for those individuals looking to work directly with clients and help create financial solutions to meet their investment and personal finance goals and objectives. Read the rest of this entry →
College is often the most exciting four years of a person’s life, but it’s also the poorest. According to CNN, the average college student graduates with nearly 30,000 dollars in debt. Read the rest of this entry →
Time can be of the essence when trying to complete college-level work assignments in addition to maintaining your home or apartment. It may require a bit of a balancing act, including keeping track of time lost doing chores that might be more easily maintained with some clever strategies and tactics. Students may want to consider the following suggestions to keep their dorm rooms or house clean, which can give them better focus and more time for the true purpose of their living situation: a college education. Read the rest of this entry →
Interested in public policy? Thinking of getting a master’s in the field? With job opportunities in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors, holders of master’s degrees in public policy have a chance to shape their careers like never before. Here’s a look at just a few of the career paths earning a master’s in public policy may open. Read the rest of this entry →
Renting a home in college is very much a rite of passage, like your first kiss or learning how to drive a stick shift. In fact, even if you plan to live in the dorms, the odds are you won’t live there for your entire four years: many colleges require you to live in the dorms your first year, but after that, you’ll likely want to find your own housing.
When the time comes to do this, it can be stressful: finding the right location, finding something you can afford, and finding a place that doesn’t look like it’s violating every section of the local health code can all be stressful. Read the rest of this entry →