Will I get into my college? Two websites that will help you answer that

download (6)As we come closer and closer to the time when many colleges start to inform applicants of whether or not they were accepted, you’re likely to start stressing more and more over the future.

Sure, you’ve done all you can up to this point, and it’s just a waiting game, but there’s always going to be that nervousness of if you got into your schools or if (God forbid) everything went haywire.

I’ve been looking around online to try to find websites to help answer that very same question for my girlfriend. I’ve found two very helpful sites: I’ve mentioned College Board already in another post. In addition to being the website where you sign up for SATs,

College Board provides a lot of information about both careers and colleges. When it comes to making a guess about whether or not you’ll get into a school, I recommend looking through “How do I stack up?”. Simply search for a college, and on the main page for that college, you should see a box with that title at the bottom. Just fill in the information and see how you compare to everybody else.

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Scholarship Essay Writing Guidelines

download-8Scholarship essays should be written as professional as possible so that your counterpart will be impressed to build a relationship in cooperation with you.

Searching for potential scholarships to finance your education could be a challenge. Many organizations have a web page that explains what elements should be added to your scholarship proposal/essay in order for them to consider sponsoring your education. Small and big amounts for education are available.

One of the popular websites that informs you on essay writing is the BestGedClasses website with lessons for the GED Test and you can also look on the websites of the leading organizations in your niche. Try it yourself. But it’s your own decision where do you apply, let’s now focus on writing guidelines.

Your success may depend on how well-written your scholarships application is. To make an effective scholarships proposal for your education, you should be aware of some important tips for successfully attracting the organizations you have targeted. Learn how to make it seamless by completely reading this article. Herein, some secret tips will be revealed entirely for you. What also helps is reading more essays and books to fine-tune your skills.

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Research Shows How Important It Is To Read Books And Essays

New results show that reading books and essays is fundamental for human growth and that an individual has a need to study.

Research by Washington University shows that whether a person reads a book in print or digitally, picking up a book is crucial to stimulate the brain because it physically changes by the experience with reading.

Readers psychologically mimic each new situation encountered in a story leaving mankind with new neural pathways and mental synthesis.

So if your brain responds to reading, increase your knowledge and personal growth by writing and reading  essays. Reading and writing can boost emotional and artistic proficiency and enhance self-confidence in general understanding. T

here is a wide array of reading possibilities available in present times as a result of advancements in technology including things like e-readers, tablets and smartphones so there is little justification for not getting your nose into a good book. And the analysis discovered that if Britons stop reading they become less empathetic, interesting and less intricate.

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Women in Leadership

Here you can watch Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook COO) discuss why a much smaller percentage of women than men get to reach the top of their professional world, and see how she will offer three powerful recommendations to women who are aiming for the C-suite.
Sheryl Sandberg has been traveling the US with a message for women to aim high, to go for the top. She talked to huge crowds about leadership, empowerment and family.

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Ready For The Real World?

Before I begin… new layout. It’s slightly out of my comfort zone but I know for a fact that I’ve had a layout similar to this one. I like this one because it’s simple and complex at the same time. The CSS if very fallesque and I’m basically just ready for fall to come. It’s one of my favorite seasons, particularly for fashion. I already have an idea of what my wardrobe will be like this fall. Can’t wait.

Onto more serious things. I always talk about school, but it’s all I really have to talk about most of the time because it’s pretty much my whole life at the moment. 😯 Last week was homecoming week. You know when you have “spirit day” and other themes to get the school excited for the major Homecoming football game.

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Open campus lunch

My old high school was one of the only ones in the area that had an ‘open campus lunch’. Our high school used to be crowded, with around 3,000 kids. Our school wasn’t built for even two-thirds of that, so there was no chance of accommodating that many students at lunch time. As such, there was no choice but to have an ‘open campus’ at lunch.

An open campus allows kids to leave the school during lunch, just so long as they’re back in time for class afterwards. You could go anywhere: out to fast food, back home briefly, walk to a local store, wherever.

After arriving at high school from middle school, the thought of an open campus lunch was probably the coolest thing I had ever thought of. I remember my first lunch at high school, I walked to a local market and bought some food. I felt so grown-up.

With an open campus lunch, the big thing was always having your license and a car, even more so than normal. Once you had both, you had the freedom to go wherever you wanted during lunch. Of course, once everyone else fond out, they would pounce on you like wolves to try to be taken out to lunch. Continue reading

Top Online MBA Programs You Should Know About

With the increase of accredited online MBA schools, you will now find educational opportunities for people who were formerly not capable of spending time required in completion of an MBA program. Not just are web-based programs flexible for all kinds of agendas, they are frequently a lot more affordable, enabling a whole new group of professionals to build up business expertise and move forward in their preferred professions. Read this summary of top online MBA programs. If your GMAT score is poor, check out: MBA programs that don’t require the GMAT

Conventional full-time MBA programs can come with quite a few concealed costs, for example, a minimum of 2 years of lost earnings, expertise, presence, and potential promotions, let alone significant hardships in individual and family life. For these reasons, many people decide to go after their MBA via the internet. Thanks to the internet, MBA students don’t need to sacrifice employment or friends and family to accomplish their ambitions and increase their standard of living.

The Diversity of Online MBA Programs
The high quality, reputation, and global recognition of web-based MBA’s continue to increase, as a growing number of highly respected business schools now offer their own MBA programs via the Internet. Yet not all of the web-based business degrees are similar. Besides that, internet MBA’s are available in a range of formats and the level of quality and reputation fluctuate widely too. For this reason, it’s essential that you will make a  comprehensive analysis of the numerous web-based MBA programs, before making a significant choice and expense.

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Internship in Advertising

All through summer I had the pleasure of an Advertising and Brand Management Internship for New York City-based U.S. Consumer Advertising. I functioned directly under two advertising executives, concentrating on brand advertising and marketing and media strategies. I immediately received several responsibilities, such as supporting the company management and optimization of media deals, recommendation of media proportion and looking into up and coming media.

My recommendations to anybody who is looking for an advertising internship is to stay as flexible as possible. Make sure to get as many distinctive skills as you can through your learning process and don’t be afraid to apply them. Internships at leading advertising agencies are hard to get and the level of competition is solid, but it was absolutely worth the battle.

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Global Entrepreneurship Week

The Global Entrepreneurship Week is the biggest promotional event in the world to stimulate entrepreneurship. Every year, the Global Entrepreneur Week plays a significant role in encouraging the upcoming generation of entrepreneurs to think of establishing their own business enterprise.

This event is the world’s most significant social gathering of the innovator leaders and job builders who roll-out start-ups that are responsible for the transformation of creative ideas to real life situations, that generate economic expansion and increase human well being. Every year, in November, for one week the Global Entrepreneurship Week encourages people all over the world via regional, national and worldwide events developed to enable them to check out their prospective as self-employed starters and innovators.

These events, from big contests and happenings to small-scale networking meetings, connect contributors to possible collaborators and mentors. They may even get in touch with investors and be introduced to new options and fascinating opportunities. Millions of people who never thought of establishing their own businesses, take in suggestions and encouragement from people such as Richard Branson, Michael Dell and Muhammad Yunus.

Countless completely new start-ups are established through bootcamps, for example Start-up Weekend, and contests like Start-up Open. Many universities set up and improve relationships that enable them to commercialize groundwork from their labs. Scientists, researchers and policymakers participate in dialogues all over the world to evaluate the underlying procedures required to stimulate entrepreneurial expansion.

Advertising Week in New York City

The Advertising Week Conference in New York City is an annual event. There were more than two hundred scheduled events throughout the week at over a dozen locations, all day and all night. There really was something for everyone to experience. When visitors were not at the conference, of course New York City had plenty of other thing to enjoy. Both aspiring and seasoned marketers absolutely should come to this Advertising Event to discover everything about the lifestyle in NYC.

Mind you, you really need to be prepared for the NYC lifestyle, though. Here is some advice:

  • Be aware – Just like in any other big city, you ought to be constantly aware of what’s going on around you.
  • Try to leave early – If  you can, leave early for the scheduled event you want to attend. You never know if something might happen that can slow you down.
  • Be polite – Although sometimes difficult in NYC, and not always possible, try to behave in a polite way when you walk through the city. There is a good chance that this will rub off on other people.