Month: March 2017

4 Tricks to Boost Motivation

March 29, 2017

Motivation is a tricky beast. Sometimes you have it and you feel overcome with drive and excitement. Other times you just can’t figure out how to get started and you are trapped in a spiral of procrastination. Scientists define motivation as general willingness to do something. It is the set of psychological forces that compel you to take action. So how do you get those forces to work in your favor.

Here are some tricks to unleash your motivation:

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Finding a Scholarship that Fits You!

March 22, 2017

Spring is here! While you are enjoying Spring Break and defrosting from a chilly winter, it’s important to start looking into scholarships that are available to you. College is an expensive endeavour and spring is a great time to be researching and completing scholarship applications.

Here are a few tips on how to the find the scholarships that fit you best:

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A Quick Look into University and College Rankings

March 8, 2017

Did you know there are over 7,000 post secondary schools in the US? That’s a lot of schools to sift through as you are deciding where to go after high school. After reading last week’s post you should have a better idea of what size school fits you best . (If you haven’t read it yet, you should!) You may have discovered that you want a big, public university. Or perhaps you are on the other end of the spectrum and a small college sounds like the best plan for you.

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