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College Hacks

College Hacks

  • Author: Keith Bradford
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 1440590044
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 302
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Hacks every college student needs to know! Want to ace your next exam? Claim victory as a beer pong champ? Remove that gross stain from your shirt before your interview? College Hacks gives you the tricks and tips you need to get ahead in life without breaking a sweat. Filled with hundreds of ways to simplify nearly every college situation, this guide tells you just what to do when your professor assigns you a twenty-page paper or you run out of clean dishes in your dorm room (chip bag bowl, anyone?). So stop making college harder than it should be! With these everyday hacks, you'll breeze through each semester as you finish assignments and tasks quicker than ever before!

College Admission Hacks

College Admission Hacks

14 Simple Practical Hacks to Increase Chances of Getting into College with Low GPA

  • Author: Life 'n' Hack
  • Publisher: Life 'n' Hack
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category:
  • Page: 65
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Unlock The Keys To Increase Chances Of Getting Into College With Low GPA College admission has become a cutthroat process. Top schools seemingly become more and more difficult to gain entry to with the ever-increasing applicant pool of the best and brightest. For the ambitious student, it can seem like a jungle of insurmountable obstacles and questions. How much does GPA matter? Do I have to have a sport? The essay isn't that important, right? Community service isn't that big of a deal, right? All of these questions and more crop up when trying to navigate high school to advantageously position yourself for college entry to higher education. With no plan of action or guide, it can be easy to lose your way when trying to prepare for the college application as well as during the process itself. Thankfully, there is a guide to help you find your way to becoming the top choice applicant of your first choice school even without depending solely on GPA. In “College Admission Hacks,” discover how to: Before The College Admission - Assess your assets and specialize your strengths - Use extra time for skill building to be the superior student - Obtain a positive reputation within the community for support - Override poor grades with these little-known high school hacks - Force colleges to pay attention to you before the application process During The College Application Process - Position yourself to what your school is looking for - Craft the best college essay with this added enhancement - Utilize the underutilized secret weapon: the college interview - Gain an unfair edge over your competitors with early application - Hack your way to a prestigious degree without spending the money …and more for you to unlock! With this knowledge and advice, you can be sure that you can set yourself up for entry into your school of choice. All it takes is determination, dedication, and a little helpful knowledge to get you on the road to success.

College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Study Easier and Faster

College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Study Easier and Faster

  • Author: Melanie Falconer
  • Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company
  • ISBN: 1620231921
  • Category: College student orientation
  • Page: N.A
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The general rule of thumb has been that you should study about two to three hours for every hour you spend in the classroom. If you have a 15 credit hour semester, you generally spend about 15 hours in class every week, which means you should be studying between 30 to 45 hours per week. That s a lot of time many students don t have that kind of time to spare. This book provides college students with 101 study tips that will help them cut down on study time. Our guide offers tips and tricks to be proficient while still absorbing the information needed to succeed. Students will learn how to take the best notes, time management skills, and the low-down on sleep, caffeine, and food. You ll learn how to write better papers, how to take tests more efficiently, and how to be a better reader. If you re struggling with studying techniques that take up your time and energy, look no further. This comprehensive guide is your key to getting the grade with the least amount of effort.

Online Investing Hacks

Online Investing Hacks

100 Industrial-Strength Tips & Tools

  • Author: Bonnie Biafore
  • Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • ISBN: 9781449390976
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 506
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For the geek who's an investor, and the investor who's a geek, we present Online Investing Hacks, 100 industrial-strength, bleeding edge tips, tools and techniques for analyzing and managing online portfolios.Individual investors have become more computer-literate and technology-dependent than ever before. Whether you're looking for suitable investments, studying alternatives, or managing your portfolios, you need data. The Internet can be a goldmine of financial data and research, but today's online investors also use spreadsheets, databases, and financial applications to select, study and manage investments. If your proficiency has grown to the point where you crave industrial-strength tips and tools to turbo-charge your efforts, this is the book for you.Online Investing Hacks covers: Screening Investments Collecting Data Fundamental Analysis Technical Analysis Executing Trades Investing in Mutual Funds Portfolio Management Updating Stock Data Financial Planning Other books for managing online investing are either out of date, are for beginners and don't go beyond the most basic advice, or are so dull and boring they squeeze that last bit of fun out of the topic. Online Investing Hacks is for the customer who wants to know the latest techniques, to go beyond the basics, who gets jazzed by cool online tools and services, and who actually wants to have a bit of fun while trying to strike it rich (or at least not lose their shirt).

College Study Hacks

College Study Hacks

101 Ways to Score Higher on Your SAT Reasoning Exam

  • Author: Marti Maguire,Rebekah Sack
  • Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Group Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9781620230626
  • Category: Reasoning
  • Page: 180
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Each year, millions of high school students take their SATs. About 92 percent of colleges require these scores. The average score on the new 1600-point scale is about 1000. With the ideal score being 1200 or above, this book will teach you how to close that gap. This book gives you the tools to boost your scores and stand out from the crowd. You will learn about and understand the new scoring system, as well as its format and content. You will learn how to read questions correctly, how to control your anxiety, and how to approach each section. In addition, you will be presented with a list of resources to help you prepare as well as dozens of teacher-recommended strategies. This book is filled will sample questions and answers for you to practice on, which cover all three sections: math, reading, and writing. Some of the study strategies included are answering the easy questions first, making educated guesses, and budgeting your time. This book also directs you to a variety of resources for more practice tests, guidelines, and information about the standardized test.Instead of panicking and worrying about the SATs, pick up this book, and be confident in your test-taking abilities. Whether you are taking the test for the first time or for the fifth, you will learn valuable information and practical tips for improving your score.

New Grad Job Hacks

New Grad Job Hacks

The Complete Guide to Getting a Job After You Finish College

  • Author: Matt Tran
  • Publisher: Mango Media Inc.
  • ISBN: 1633530922
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 123
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What's after college? Learn how to get that job you always wanted. Just graduated college? Still waiting for the perfect job that was supposed to be dropped in your lap after the graduation ceremony? Wondering when you get to start that marvelous and rewarding career you always dreamed about? New Grad Job Hacks is here to help. Career expert YouTuber and blogger Matt Tran, takes you step-by-step through how to make the most of your degree. Tran’s blog www.engineeredtruth.com has helped thousands of new grads figure out their best paths to fulfilling careers. In New Grad Job Hacks, Tran guides us from job fairs to social media, from internships to job shadowing and teaches how to research companies, interview, negotiate, and get that job offer you always wanted.

Heroes, Hacks, and Fools

Heroes, Hacks, and Fools

Memoirs from the Political Inside

  • Author: Ted Van Dyk
  • Publisher: University of Washington Press
  • ISBN: 0295987510
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 306
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Ted Van Dyk, a shrewd veteran of countless platform fights and straw polls, casts fresh light on many of the leading personalities and watershed events of American politics since JFK. Van Dyk uses telling anecdotes to show what it was like to be part of the Humphrey, McGovern, and other liberal Democratic presidential campaigns from 1968 to 1992. This is one of the best inside political accounts that I have read.-William Rorabaugh, author of Berkeley at War and Kennedy and the Promise of the Sixties

Cracking the College Code

Cracking the College Code

Unconventional Hacks and Strategies to Help You Beat the College System (Without Getting Buried in Debt)

  • Author: Aaron D. Cortez
  • Publisher: CreateSpace
  • ISBN: 9781514770566
  • Category:
  • Page: 306
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The book college graduates wish they had when they were freshmen! Ok, you know you need a degree to get where you want to be in life. But these days, it's tougher than ever to succeed in college. Getting into a good school is hard enough, but that's only the beginning - you still have to fight to get into classes, compete for a spot in programs and majors, and figure out a whole new world of college policies and procedures...all that before you even crack open your first textbook! Then you have to figure out how to pay for all of it. And with skyrocketing tuition and fees, most can only do it with huge student loans; the average graduate these days is buried in debt before they even start their first job. It's enough to make you wonder - is all this even worth it? The fact is that, for way too many uninformed and underprepared students, it may not be. But with this book, you won't be one of them. In this book, you'll learn unconventional strategies to beat the college system, both in and out of the classroom, such as: How to cram for tests How to win over your TAs and professors How to appeal and negotiate your grades What college really costs...and how to cut that amount in half The truth about so-called "financial aid" Little-known programs and loopholes to look for And much more! College is a more expensive, more competitive place than ever, and you're going to need a lot more than good grades to make it. What you need is a survival guide of unconventional hacks and strategies to give you a real competitive edge...and this is it!

Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks

Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks

Create Extraordinary Dishes from the Ordinary Ingredients in Your College Meal Plan

  • Author: Priya Krishna
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 1612124518
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 128
  • View: 3151
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Transform your dining hall meals into gourmet feasts! Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks offers 75 amazing and creative recipe ideas that use items readily available in your college dining hall. Enjoy eggs carbonara or a mango parfait for breakfast, dine on tzatziki chicken salad or lemon-pepper pasta any night of the week, and create custom desserts like peach cobbler and chocolate bread pudding. Discover a wide variety of inventively delectable options as you make the most of your college meal plan.