Quitting Your Job in a Dignified Manner

Quitting a job is never an easy thing to do. No matter how hard you try to smoothen out the process, you cannot run away from the realities it presents. People do not quit a job simply because they have found another one. Sometimes, people quit because they are unhappy with their current job. Many people prefer quitting before another job is lined up so that they can be completely dedicated to the job hunting process. No matter what...

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Are general requirements in college a waste of time?

Over at Quora, Joshua Engel answers a good question: “Are general requirements in college a waste of time?” Most schools have a core curriculum of some sort, usually including an introductory sequence of basic science and humanities. These subjects typically take up most of freshman year to complete. What are general requirements there for? Why is it necessary for a software engineer to know about music history or a...

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Are University Fees Justified?

Widener Libary photo by wallyg A university education is essential for everyone who wants to make something of their lives; and what parent doesn’t want to see their child succeed? Unfortunately, the skyrocketing cost of tertiary education means that fewer parents can afford to send their kids to university for four years, even two years is a struggle. The result is that many high school graduates are not bothering to apply for...

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Tips For Efficient Public Speaking

Here we have another public speaking article to complement last week’s great one. Public speaking is an art and a refined one at that. People have often made the mistake of being ill-prepared to speak in front of an audience. To deliver a speech requires detailed preparation to give out a professional and concise performance. The Sound of Your Own Voice Our voices are owned by us and learning about your own voice is essential to...

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How to Prepare for Your College Interviews

Fewer things stress serious students out more than the prospect of gaining acceptance into the college of their dreams. In addition to completing mounds of paperwork, scoring big on college entrance exams, and compiling a collection of impressive supporting evidence for their applications, college hopefuls must also sit for the ever nerve-wracking college interview. Fortunately, there are some ways to ease the tension. Here are some...

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