Should You Trust Your Gut Instinct?

Have you ever had a feeling about a situation that was more powerful than the conscious thoughts in your brain? These can be signs of warning, or even signs of opportunity. Maybe you just had knew exactly which line to choose at the supermarket, or got a bad feeling about someone’s dating profile—but you couldn’t really say why. Those...

How to Stay Broken Up

Ending a relationship is never easy. It doesn’t matter if you’re the dumper or the dumpee (er, ok, maybe it does) there are probably going to be a lot of emotions whirling around when you’re in the midst of a break-up. Those wild emotions might explain why so many people backslide from a break-up into a reconciliation. As a...

Can You Choose the Wrong Online Degree?

You’ve decided to go back to school, and you think an online degree is the right choice for you. Money might be a motivating factor, or maybe you just want to switch fields to something more challenging and exciting. The good news is that, thanks to the more than 6.3 million Americans enrolled in online classes, online degree program...

Is It a Series of Hook-ups or a Relationship? How to Tell.

We get it. You’re very busy. And the person you’re hooking up with is also very busy. Whether it’s work, school, family stuff—it can be hard to carve out a lot of time for a fun night out, let alone a serious relationship. Or maybe you do want to get serious, but you’re not sure that certain someone feels...

Best Side Gig Apps for Students

Look, the broke college student who lives on packets of ramen is a cliche for a reason. That’s because the college years can be a tough financial time for many students. One survey found that half of all college students are worried about keeping their monthly bills paid. One of the biggest gripes for students who could use some extra...

Waitlisted for a Class You Need? What to Do Next.

You know the drill. It’s time to register for classes. You’ve checked the schedules, you set your alarm to wake up and make your choices as soon as registration opens online. Cup of coffee in hand, you type as fast as you can and hit that submit button and—uh oh, you’re waitlisted. Yes, being waitlisted for a class you want...

Jobs for People Who are Nice

Do you make friends easily? Have you been told you’re easy to talk to and that you’re a good friend? Are you someone people describe as thoughtful and nice? We all know the health benefits of being a good person, after all being kind lowers stress and even lengthens your lifespan. But that same kindness can also be a sign...

Should You Let Your Mom Choose Your Major?

Ok, we know. Your parents are the last people you really want to turn to for life advice. Well, other than the “eat your breakfast,” and “brush your teeth” kind of advice. After all, your dad can’t figure out how to keep his wifi on for more than two days at a time. And your mom still hasn’t figured...

Online Degrees for College Dropouts.

Many students dropout of their college or university education. It’s not unusual for people to go to college and then have to stop for one reason or another. In fact, only 58% of students graduate within six years of beginning their education. So if college dropout is part of your list of life accomplishments, you’re absolutely not alone. There’s...