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

Pros and Cons of Having a Job Being in College

Having a Job Being in College

It’s common knowledge that many students have a job while studying in college. According to data that was collected in 2007, more than 45% of college students have part-time jobs. If you study at college, it means that you are overloaded with assignments, classes as well as other requirements. Therefore, working nearly 40 hours a week will make you feel exhausted or even drained.

On the one hand, having a part-time job causes many problems. On the other hand, it has several pros as well.

Why don’t we study some of them now?

You face with time management while working. Actually, this is the best way to learn how to plan your time in an appropriate way. Why? The answer is clear: you have to balance your studying in order not to get low grades and your work so that you don’t lose your job. Continue reading

Relationships in College: Their Impact on Your Adulthood

Relationships in College

How Relationships in College Shape Your Dating in Adulthood

As soon as you enter college, you realize that ahead of you there are four the most important years. During this time, students prepare for their dream jobs, join various clubs, and, of course, date with different people. College is full of options. You can remain with the person you dated in high school, find a close friend, or even discover a romantic partner. You can also live a single life. Ana Weber, a relationship expert, explains how each of these partnerships affects the way you will date becoming an adult. Continue reading

Tips on Finding the Best Part-Time Job

The Best Part-Time Job

Most students, who study in the US, need a part-time job to be able to manage their finances. For some students, this kind of employment helps to cover the cost of studies and travel expenses, for others, part-time job is an opportunity to save up and support their families back at home.

Whatever your goal is, you may start by asking yourself the following questions:

  • What type of work can I do?
  • Where do I look for a job?
  • What salary should I expect?
  • Is voluntary job an option for me?

Let’s try to answer these questions together. Continue reading

Top 8 Tips for Every Cook to Know

Kitchen Tips Every Cook should Know

I am sure that there is a long way to perfection, especially culinary perfection. However, there are some simple tips that will help you get better results right away. Consider the following list of tricks to get the most out of your cooking skills.

  1. Your meat needs browning.

If the recipe states that browning of meat is important, do not ignore it. It’s not the color that matters but the taste. Thus, do not simply fry the meat in a warm pan; make sure the pan is hot enough. Moreover, do not overload the pan (you need to see its bottom). Otherwise, you won’t get the desired flavor of meat since the steam will prevent it from proper browning.

  1. It takes time to soften onions.

Depending on what you are cooking, the step of softening onions (carrots, tomatoes, or celery) goes as one of the most important ones. No cook will share the real time it takes. Some say 1-2 minutes are enough while others claim it takes 5 hours. Considering my experience, I’d say you need 20-30 minutes to get perfect onions. Continue reading