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An Introduction

Most of the advice on college admissions is, to use the vernacular, a huge steaming pile. That’s largely because most of the people who spend time offering advice about admissions either a) have no idea what they’re talking about or b) lie.  Another group, maybe the largest, is best served by keeping you in the […]

Are You Swimming Up Stream?

Have you ever considered why salmon is so valuable? It’s because of the journey it has to take to be successful. (In salmon life, that means reproducing). Not only is the trip upstream against the current, but it also involves fighting off natural obstacles like rocks and branches and bears. Oh my! Just like the […]

Best College Majors by Salary

PayScale recently released the best college majors for undergrads by salary. Here are the top 10 and their mid-career median salaries: #1 Petroleum Engineering: $155,000 #2 Chemical Engineering: $109,000 #3 Electrical Engineering: $103,000 #4 Materials Science & Engineering: $103,000 #5 Aerospace Engineering: $102,000 #6 Computer Engineering: $101,000 #7 Physics: $101,000 #8 Applied Mathematics: $98,600 #9 […]

Great Deals for College Students

As you get ready for your first year in college, you’re likely watching your and your parents’ wallets emptying for tuition, books, room and board, dorm room necessities and more. It’s a great idea to get breaks wherever you can. Here are some deals exclusively for college students. Computer Deals for College Students A computer […]