Archive for June, 2012

A big job interview is coming up and you are feeling very confident. You have anticipated the questions they might ask and have prepared some great answers. Fresh copies of your resume are sitting in your backpack. Wait a minute. Did you say backpack? Are you really going to walk into a job interview carrying […]

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The first impression you make on a potential employer is the most important one. The first judgment an interviewer makes is going to be based on how you look and what you are wearing. That’s why it’s always important to dress professionally for a job interview, even if the work environment is casual. What’s the […]

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Whether you are reading for pleasure or academia, it’s important to understand basic structural and content elements about the text you are studying. These questions and idea generators should help you to become a more critical reader. Understand and retain what you read! Read on. Here’s How: Determine your purpose for reading. Are you gathering […]

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How To Remember What You Read

Reading is important. But, the next step is making sure that you remember what you’ve read! Memory is sometimes a tricky thing. You may have just read the text, and the concepts and ideas of the poem or novel may not “catch” on… The images may just fly right out of your head. Here are […]

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How To Tell When Someone Is Lying

To know how to tell when someone is lying, it helps to first look at the three basic types of lies. These are lies of omission, commission, and embellishment. What follows is a short description/definition of each, and some ways to detect each kind of lying. Lying By Omission A lie of omission is when […]


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5 Ways to Heal from a Broken Heart

When you suffer from a broken heart it feels like your world is coming to an end. The pain can be unbearable. It is hard to sleep, eat or concentrate. You wonder if you will be able to feel good or happy ever again. It can be especially devastating when a relationship you really care […]

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