Should you join a fraternity or sorority?

At many schools, it may seem that the exciting action is all taking place in fraternities or sororities. And, believe me, these clubs go to a lot of trouble to make non-members feel excluded. The phrase PDI, meaning “pretty damn independent” was maliciously coined by fraternity brothers to describe students who decline to play theContinue reading “Should you join a fraternity or sorority?”

College Romances

Of course, you want to fall in love, but have an exit strategy Socializing is every college student’s inalienable right. Most young people go to college with the expectation of meeting new people, attending fun events, making friends, and dating.  Without the social aspect, there would be every reason just to take college courses onContinue reading “College Romances”

What to Do If You End Up On Probation

No one goes to college hoping to get put on academic probation.  However, many students, especially freshmen, find it difficult to deal with the freedom that college life affords. It can be easy to oversleep and miss a few classes. A few missed classes turn into some bad grades on tests and papers. Before theyContinue reading “What to Do If You End Up On Probation”

How to Dress For College

If you are going back to college after the summer break, or if you are starting college, you have probably thought about your wardrobe. After all, when you are young and beautiful, it is natural to want to dress beautifully and in a way that expresses your personality. Casual wear is a college student’s inalienableContinue reading “How to Dress For College”

Avoid Common College Pitfalls

Why do so many university freshmen flunk out their first year? Here are the most common pitfalls Here’s a story about two students. Their names have been changed to protect the guilty. Jim’s story Jim graduated from high school with decent grades and earned a state scholarship to Georgia Southern University. His proud father boughtContinue reading “Avoid Common College Pitfalls”

Research your college choices

Many College Students End Up At the Wrong School For All the Wrong Reasons Where you go to college is one of the most important decisions of your life. Not only do you commit four of your best years to the project, you also end up with the foundation for your career and possible graduateContinue reading “Research your college choices”

Advice for Nonprofits on Events and Marketing

The current decade has been rough on many non-profit organizations around the world. Job losses and declines in many business sectors mean there are fewer donations and fewer volunteers.  Not only that, but non-profits stage events, called fundraisers, to raise money for their projects. It has become increasingly difficult to hold events like these. InContinue reading “Advice for Nonprofits on Events and Marketing”

Disability Is Just a Word

Should you Go On Disability Benefits?  There are both pros and cons to filing As we age, many of us develop chronic health issues. Kidney failure, obesity, asthma, and arterial plaque build up are but a few of the problems. These health issues can crop up at any time, but they are more likely toContinue reading “Disability Is Just a Word”