Eating Disorders among University Students

Common Eating Disorders
Living in a university campus, you may either develop healthy habits you will stick to for your whole life, or breed bad ones that you will have to overcome at some point. One of these bad habits can be unhealthy eating that may result into developing an eating disorder. A survey held by a reputable association has shown that about 20% of university students suffer or have suffered from an eating disorder. Since this is quite a high number, it is necessary to take measures and educate university students on eating disorders treatment and prevention.

Most importantly, every student suffering from an eating disorder needs to know that he/she should not be ashamed or embarrassed to talk about it with others. He/she should ask for help whenever needed to avoid possible negative consequences. To be enlightened of the nature of the commonest eating disorders and know how to aid yourself and other people, read on the info below. Continue reading

How Students Could Be Environmentally Friendly?

Be Environmentally Friendly

The world that surrounds us is the natural habitat not only for human creatures but also for thousands of species of animals, birds, reptiles, and other members of the fauna and the flora, some of which could be even hardly seen. All of these beings fulfill their valuable role in the nature, so that everything functions in a very harmonious way. However, these days, the humanity admits itself as the only competent fellow of the Universe.

When the huge corporations build new factories, it happens that, unfortunately, the living conditions of organisms of the territory are never taken into account. Hundreds of similar situations occur in different countries each single day. So, where is the truth and who could influence the circumstances? Continue reading

Achieve Career Success with Job Networking Tips

Achieve Career Success

Very often, when you want to become a successful person, it’s not the matter of what you know, but who you know. It doesn’t mean that education and skills aren’t important in getting ahead. In fact, this is the basis of your success. It just means that networking and excellent communication skills can get you much further than education.

Start networking early and make it a part of your career-related activities. Here are top 5 job networking tips that you need to follow in order to get ahead faster.

Networking for Jobs: Top 5 Tips

People In Your Network

Your career network should include people who can assist you with the career move or job search. They can be your past and present bosses, alumni from college, coworkers, friends who share similar interests or colleagues from different business associations. Your career network can also include neighbors, family and other people who might help you in terms of career growth. Continue reading

Untrue College Myths

Untrue College Myths
Such words as education, years of studying, loan debts, student parties, sleepless nights, professional experience and dream careers by the end of the study may suggest some embarrassment. By graduating with a diploma, we expect the best to happen, being full of hopes and illusions. So, many may turn out to be just a myth. All you need is to think carefully and develop your own future plan, just weigh all advantages and disadvantages. Tutors tend to fill student’s heads with wrong theories that don’t have anything common with reality. The following myths show how far they are from being true.

Making Choice It’s not about Your First One that Is Major

It’s really sad when an applicant has no chance or enough time to think well about his/her future direction and his/her own preferences. You definitely know the phrase about ‘receiving education anyway.’ So, often applicants make choices but then realize that they do not really want this profession because it’s not only about money. It’s about their opportunities to grow in a particular field, self-development and a career of their dreams and life. Fortunately, there is always an option that gives you an opportunity to reconsider your specialization and select your dream career, even if it isn’t your first choice. Continue reading

What Students Choose After College?

What Students Choose After College

“What should I do next?” is, perhaps, the most frequent question we ask ourselves during the life. It is especially important when it comes to the contemplation of our job plans. How to earn a fortune in order to pay a college loan as soon as possible, how to meet your parents’ expectations and make the surrounding be proud of you, where to find your dream job with a good salary… All these and many other worrying issues make us feel scared when we start our after-college/university path and create a real hardship for graduating students.

Though, there is no need to panic, as there are always solutions to any situation. If you still have no idea what next step should be taken, look at the bright side and evaluate that huge variety of options with positive attitude, which will make your future choice less problematic. After-graduation period isn’t the end of the best years of your life, but the most flexible time to travel, to learn, to experience, to discover. So, what are the options for the upcoming school-leavers? Continue reading