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Month: April 2014

5 Ways to Keep Friends in College

5 Ways to Keep Friends in College

You get busy as a distance student.  Most of us already have jobs and time commitments, that’s one reason we’re doing college this way.  And then you have your tests coming up, and deadlines to meet.  And family gets first priority.  So where do friends fit in?  Relationships and friendships take energy – emotionally and physically.  Here are some ways to keep friends – even when your “in school”. 1. Send a quick email I do this all the time,…

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4 Ways to Exercise Better

4 Ways to Exercise Better

1. Dress for It I’m serious, this is the best way to improve your exercise routine.  Invest a little money and purchase real exercise clothing – shirts, shorts, pants, and shoes.   My running clothing is different than my normal clothing, and just putting it on helps me get ready to go run.  Dress affects the way we think more than we realize.  So going the extra step in changing clothes helps your brain prepare for exercise. 2. Plan and…

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3 Ways to Befriend Your CLEP Proctor

3 Ways to Befriend Your CLEP Proctor

There are rules to every game, even taking tests. Some of the rules are un written, but they still exist.  And, if you follow them, your proctor will love you. Here are 3 Ways to Befriend Your CLEP Proctor. 1. Be on Time One of the best ways to make a good impression is to be on time to an event or appointment.  And I don’t just mean the first time, I mean every time.  Figure out how long it…

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The Flu and Spring Break

The Flu and Spring Break

Well, long story short, I took an impromptu spring break.  It was great.  I read, talked to my sister, watched movies, slept. The only problem was, I took spring break because I had the flu.  I read, watched movies, and slept while I had 103 fever.  And I spent a lot of time talking to my sister because she was sick right beside me! But, I’m all better now and back to studying. April Goals CLEP Macroeconomics Faithfully keep up…

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