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I Wish I Had Known: Learn how to Learn

“Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.”  – Confucius “Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.” – Jim Rohn The ability to learn is an interesting skill – it is … Continue reading

Resume 101

The resume is the first part of your ‘application package’. The purpose of your resume and cover letter is to qualify you for the job; the resume should cover the quantifiable side of that. Let’s look over the key elements of a good resume. For each section, I will lay out the basics of what … Continue reading

Develop a Vision for Your Life

“The vision that you glorify in your mind, the ideal that you enthrone in your heart, this you will build your life by, and this you will become. “ – Anonymous “I can teach anybody how to get what they want out of life. The problem is that I can’t find anybody who can tell … Continue reading

It’s More Than How Smart You Are

“It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.” – Rene Descartes Among one of the most popular misconceptions student arrive to university with must be that the ‘smartest’ students are at the top of the class. They somehow picture a young savant quickly skimming through the … Continue reading