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10 steps to ace your next test

10 steps to ace your next test

We promise your teacher isn’t out to get you. As unpleasant as taking a test can often be, it actually does more than just show your teacher what you know: it can actually help you learn. Studies have shown that students who are tested regularly actually […]

How to prepare for an amazing international career

How to prepare for an amazing international career

Many students and young professionals dream of a career that takes them around the world. If you’re wondering how to work abroad in the future, it’s important to know that you can start preparing now. Here are 5 ways to prepare for an international career: […]

8 tips for preparing a (seriously amazing) grad school application

8 tips for preparing a (seriously amazing) grad school application

Applying to grad school this year? We know it can be an intense process, and getting super organized will make all the difference. You need to start now (if you haven’t already) and make sure you tick all the boxes to help you achieve success. […]

TOP 8 GRE TIPS TO ACE THE GRE

TOP 8 GRE TIPS TO ACE THE GRE

The Graduate Record Examinations (or GRE, as we all know it) is a popular admissions requirement for lots of graduate schools in the US and Canada. So if you’re thinking about applying for grad school any time soon, then you’ll have to conquer this academic […]

12 great study tips for the new school year

12 great study tips for the new school year

Now is the time to break out of your same-old homework habits. Try these study tips and get the brain boost you need for back to school. 1. You don’t need ONE study space. A well-stocked desk in a quiet place at home is key, […]

How to fix your resume for grad school

How to fix your resume for grad school

Graduate applications contain many parts and usually include a resume of some sort. You might find it easy to upload your current resume and focus more on other parts of the application. This is tempting, but your resume offers crucial insight into your background and experience to […]

10 ways to overcome test anxiety

10 ways to overcome test anxiety

Has this ever happened to you? You’ve been studying hard for your chemistry midterm, but when you walk into your exam, your mind goes blank. As you sit down to start your test, you notice your sweaty palms and a pit in your stomach. If these […]

3 Common Test Prep Mistakes from The Princeton Review

3 Common Test Prep Mistakes from The Princeton Review

The Princeton Review has been helping students get into their top choice schools since 1981 through classroom courses, online courses and private tutoring. Today, they’d like to share some common test prep mistakes and what to do instead. Mistake 1 – Spending excessive time memorizing […]