Why You Need Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

Do you have emotional intelligence? Do you know why you need to have emotional intelligence? It once was thought that your education was the best measure of your potential and predictor of your success. You only needed to graduate college with good grades and land a good job. Now emotional … [Read more...]

The Most Outdoor Fun Around Charlotte

USNWC-Fun

Looking for some outdoor fun? Looking for some EXTREME outdoor fun? Take a trip to the US National Whitewater Center. Just drive 20 miles from UNC Charlotte and you will find a LOT to do and all of it is fun. Down the road life will be full of memories and trust me a ride down the whitewater rapids … [Read more...]

Sunday Reflection and Connections

Sunday Reflections and Connections

Part of my Sunday always includes some time for reflection and connections. A time to calmly sit back and look at the past week and to the week ahead. Sunday is also a time when I like to make connections with people who matter to me or those I have lost touch with. 30 Minutes For Reflections Grab … [Read more...]

How To Study – Develop Good Study Habits

How To Study–Develop Good Study Habits

Photo by: swatjester To get good grades in college you need to learn how to study in the college environment and develop good study habits.  There are three questions you must answer about how to study. Where to study, when to study, and how long to study? Where To Study The best environment to … [Read more...]

50 Resources For College Graduates – Life After College

College Graduate

Graduation and life after college is not that far off so I thought I would collect a list of resources for soon to be college graduates. Heading off into the “real world” can be challenging for college graduates. Be sure to take advantage of the resources offered by UNC Charlotte. Even if you are … [Read more...]

Best Web Sites for Computer Wallpaper

Wall Paper

Looking for the best web sites for computer and phone wallpaper? Nobody likes a boring computer desktop. Why not spruce up your desktop with some new wallpaper? Don’t know where to find good ones? Keep reading. First be sure you know what resolution you need for your computer or phone. You can … [Read more...]

New Year’s Resolutions For College Students

Steps

It is a new year and time to make those New Year’s resolutions. Most people make them, maybe stick with them for a short time and then they are forgotten. Usually the reasons are not enough time, not enough energy or too difficult. There is a method you can use to stick to your New Year’s … [Read more...]

College Internships Help College Graduates Land Jobs

College Graduate

In today’s tough job market a college graduate or soon to be needs every advantage they can to land a good job. A recent survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers showed potential employers have a strong preference for college graduates who have taken part in an internship. In … [Read more...]

Your Major and Where The Jobs Will Be By 2016

Where Will The Jobs Be?

One of the hardest decision any college student makes is what to major in. The fallout from the current tough economic times will likely be felt for many years to come. Because of this the job market may have changed considerably since you first thought of a major. The Bureau of Labor Statistics … [Read more...]

Capture Music and Video Streams With TubeMaster++

Tube Master

The Internet is full of sites that stream audio and video to your PC. Sites such as Imeem, Pandora, Last.fm for music and YouTube, Yahoo Music Videos, and more for videos. TubeMaster++ allows you to capture and save multimedia files. Captured files can then be saved to your computer or converted to … [Read more...]

Music Can Help You Study

Music

Did you know music can help you study? Studies have shown that the right kind of music can help you relax your mind which enables you to concentrate better. Perfect to studying, doing homework or studying for a test or exam. It cuts down on distractions and helps you focus on your work. The most … [Read more...]