The Value of Sending Thank-You Notes

While January is National Thank You Note Month, not everyone realizes the value of sending these personalized notes. Recently a study conducted by Amit Kumar and Nicholas Epley showed that writing the notes made the sender happier while overcoming the awkward initial feelings. Additionally, the benefits include building relationships, demonstrating communication skills, and showing gratitude. […]

Early College Application: Pros and Cons

If you plan to apply for college this year, you may have considered applying early. But just what is involved with early application, and is it right for you? In two recent articles, “Early college admissions by the numbers,” and “Early applications surge at prestigious colleges. So does early heartache,” The Washington Post addressed the […]