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Looking for Money for School? Try these websites

I was watching the Today show on 9/4/2012 and I saw a segment about getting money for college.  The following are the resources they presented: -www.fastweb.com -www.scholarships.com -Type in “free college tuition” in your search engines to find articles about … Continue reading

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A new survey shows that a college student’s GPA is related directly to the time spent drinking was the most reliable predictor of a student’s grade point average —and that students in general are studying less.

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Is This The America You Want to Live In?

Do you want to live in a society where only a few individuals earn 90-100% of the wealth generated by this country, the richest in the world?  Bob Hebert, New York Times Columnist,  reported some frightening statistics: □        In 2009, … Continue reading

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Flex-Time: Another Reason to Consider Public Accounting As a Career

When I worked in public accounting, I worked 60-70 hours a week during busy season and would never think about taking flex-time or choosing to work less to raise my children.  In the 80’s and late 90’s, women were afraid … Continue reading

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More On Studying and How We Learn

I just heard this very, very interesting conversation on one of my favorite shows, Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane. She interviewed University of Virginia psychologist DANIEL WILLINGHAM and Williams College psychologist NATE KORNELL about the science of studying and how … Continue reading

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Studying Myths Busted

My many years of teaching has taught me that the two main reason many students don’t do well in intermediate accounting are: A.  They don’t know how to study or B.  They are not motivated, usually they are not 100% … Continue reading

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Online Branding

I am absolutely amazed at the resources on the internet and everyday the amazement grows.  I am also becoming increasing aware that the internet is a tool that can be an asset or a liability, depending on how you use … Continue reading

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Welcome!

The start to the 2010-2011 academic year is here.  Welcome back.  I will use this site to post information for my classes.

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