Writers need to stand out. It’s hard to get a job when you’re writing blends into the array of bloggers on the web. How do you set your writing above the rest? The secret is “The 5 Hour Rule”.… Continue Reading
Improving Class Performance
In The English Major’s Guide to Getting a Job, I explain how you can get years of experience before you graduate. This takes discipline, planning, and strategy – but it also takes honest self-examination. Willpower simply isn’t enough.
This may sound scary: “You mean I can’t achieve whatever I want if I simply try hard enough?” But the truth is this attitude is very liberating.… Continue Reading