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We can all use a little “behind-the-scenes” advice as we forge new paths. We’ve got the tips and tricks you need for an easy integration of school and life.

How to Organize an Effective Study Space

Written by Ashworth College on Friday, 12 July 2019. Posted in Life Hacks

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Where do you study? If you find yourself studying on your bed in a messy room, you may want to consider revamping your space. The environment you’re studying in can determine how you learn, how much you retain, and how you apply that information. As an online learner, you have a lot of control over your study space. That’s why it’s important to make sure you make it the perfect study environment.

How Exercise & Diet Can Impact Your Learning

Written by Ashworth College on Monday, 08 July 2019. Posted in Life Hacks

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If you’re lacking energy, having trouble concentrating, or just aren’t feeling your normal self, what you’re putting into your body (or lack thereof) may have something to do with it. Often times people tend to overlook how their lifestyle choices, like nutrition and exercise, can affect their brain. Making small changes in your busy life to adopt a healthier lifestyle can fuel your body and mind while giving you the energy you need to complete your tasks. Here’s how to fit healthy living into your busy schedule.

How to Write the Perfect Resume

Written by Ashworth College on Thursday, 20 June 2019. Posted in Life Hacks

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You’re qualified for the job and you know your skillset is just what employers are looking for. But before you apply, make sure you know how to market yourself. There are dozens of other potential candidates so you need to stand out! A well-designed resume that’s neatly organized and packed with action verbs can help you make a lasting impression. If your resume is lacking luster, here’s what you should do to present your qualifications in a way that’ll put you above the competition.

Trust Us, People Care What You Wear to Work

Written by Ashworth College on Thursday, 06 June 2019. Posted in Life Hacks

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You’ve probably heard the saying, “look good, feel good.” It’s true, especially when you’re saddling up for a new career adventure. Looking good means you feel better about yourself and you stand a little taller. You want to feel confident going into an interview and then at work once you land a job!

Stress is bad for students—here’s how to beat it

Written by Ashworth College on Wednesday, 06 February 2019. Posted in Life Hacks

Stress is bad for students—here’s how to beat it

Most of us know that too much stress is bad for our health. But students especially seem to feel the effects, both psychologically and physically. Below is a list of common stressors and their physical side effects. Learn to recognize these signals so you can be aware of your health and know when it’s time for rest and relaxation.

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