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Sarah Gould via Compfight Most non-commuting college freshmen live in dormitories, whether it’s for financial reasons or a requirement of their universities. But living in a dorm is vastly different than living at home and can require a huge ad
Hossein Ghodsi via Compfight As a college student, you may want to earn money but can’t find a job that’s flexible enough for your schedule. Self-employment offers more flexibility and independence, however it isn’t always easy. Som
Being the boss is harder than it looks. Not only are you responsible for measurable outcomes, but you also have to effectively manage employees with different abilities and personalities. Whether you’re new at supervising employees or an experi