Tag «Student life»

Why eSports Is Becoming a New University Trend

eSports, or competitive online multiplayer video games, has experienced explosive growth in the past five years. Fortnite, one of the games, has become a a cultural sensation, and games like League of Legends draw millions of viewers through Twitch and YouTube. Just as fans love to watch athletes like Lebron James and Megan Rapinoe, they …

Building Your Personal Brand

What Is Personal Branding? Put simply, a personal brand is that which makes you unique — your experiences, your skills, and your worldview. Or, to quote Jeff Bezos,“Your brand is what other people say about you when you’re not in the room.” Personal branding goes way beyond business cards or a logo you associate with …

5 Tips for Navigating the Online Learning Experience

Navigating the online learning experience can be a difficult task for people who are used to a traditional-classroom setting. At first glance, most of us think of all the obvious positive freedoms online learning provides; however, some stay far from online classrooms after a negative experience. Often, this is caused due to the lack of …

Top Five Tips for Creating a More Productive Study Space

Certain things are guaranteed in life — and no, we’re not just talking about death and taxes. As you pursue your online degree, it’s guaranteed that you’ll need to commit time to studying. No matter the degree you’re pursuing — whether undergraduate, graduate, or certificate — you’ll spend time each week going over notes, prepping …