“Train” by Pete Dexter

What’s more important, money or happiness?

What would you give to have a career – job or business – that made you want to get up in the morning and get to work? Would you take half of your old salary to wear casual clothes, learn from your team every day or be your own boss? Have you ever had a …

Job Hunting Tips: Know The Importance Of An Excellent Cover Letter

Today’s turbulent economy has left many people with the unfortunate task of seeking new employment. There are fewer jobs available so it has become quite a competitive marketplace for job seekers. As a matter of fact, finding a good job anywhere in the country has become so competitive that job seekers who want to be …

TOP 2 awesome video games

Batman Arkham City Armored Edition The Wii U tablet is the perfect accessory for Arkham City, especially when using the cryptographer or radio scanner. I was in complete awe when I saw the video demonstration of the upcoming Arkham City: Armored Edition for the Wii U. I think very negatively of most ports, even going …

College Applications

When you’ve decided what schools to apply to, its time to start the application process. College applications can differ slightly, but most require a lot of personal information, some form of your high school grades, and of course, the dreaded essays. Many colleges use the Common Application, a great tool that will reduce stress on …

The Post Medical School Haze – How to Sell Yourself and Your Accomplishments

After what may have seemed like a lifetime of studying, test-taking, lab time, and hair-pulling stress, you’ve reached the light at the end of the tunnel: graduation. First of all, congratulations – make sure to acknowledge what a tremendous feat this is all by itself, and start relishing the opportunities this degree will afford you. …

Following the Leader – Developing Leadership Skills During Your College Career Part 2

Here’s another suggestion to polish your leadership mojo – ask for feedback. Whether you’re leading a mini-discussion in a classroom and put in charge of a massive undertaking, set the scene immediately that you’re open to specific critique of your leadership by all involved. It’s a very daring move, and you have to be prepared …

Following the Leader – Developing Leadership Skills During Your College Career Part 1

We’ve all heard the endless accolades for the gung-ho types who are the first to volunteer and lead the world in various capacities. There’s no denying that a good leader can make or break any workplace, classroom, or group dynamic, no matter how golden or altruistic the project’s endeavors may be. What isn’t highly touted …

Developing Leadership and Problem Solving Skills in Medical School

Dealing with the stresses of medical school is, all by it’s lonesome, a full time job. Never in your life will you likely be managing more stresses, pressures, and responsibilities, and never will more be demanded of your time. The instinct for meaning is to simply put your head down and plow on through, choosing …