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Direction Finding

City Immersion 101: 4 Tips for Living in a New Place

Planning on moving to a new city during your gap year? Read these tips to make your move easier!

Rebecca Mqamelo

7/17/18

Direction Finding

Passion vs. Skills: Why You Need Both

Learn how to use your passion and skills to help you in the future.

Kseniya Tuchinskaya

6/12/18

Direction Finding

How Finding Work You Love Is Like Finding a Partner

Just like a relationship with a person, your relationship with your work will change over time.

Schuyler Horn

5/29/18

Direction Finding

Why Your Teens Matter (And How to Make the Most of Them)

How can you make your teen years effective? Here are a few methods you should try!

Year On Team

9/21/16

Direction Finding

Book Review: “The Obstacle is the Way” By Ryan Holiday

A Review of "The Obstacle is the Way” By Ryan Holiday.

Year On Team

5/1/14

Direction Finding

What is the Greatest Gift That You Can Give The World?

Learn how to identify what inspires/ motivates you and how you aim to use it to benefit others.

Year On Team

3/23/13

Direction Finding

The Truth About Your High School Experience

The truth about high school: the good, the bad, and the ugly takeaways.

Year On Team

4/19/16

Direction Finding

How to Answer “What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?”

We've all heard it: what do you want to be when you grow up? Now, learn how to answer it.

Year On Team

9/13/13

Direction Finding

How Do You Define a Successful Career?

What do you define as personal success? A career with a high salary? Or doing what you love?

Year On Team

8/21/13

Direction Finding

Failure. Rejection. Success: The J. K. Rowling Story

Despite J.K. Rowling's early setbacks, her perseverance led her to become a best-selling author.

Year On Team

1/15/15

College

So You’ve Gotten Into College, Now What?

There's work to be done. Be prepared to start a new chapter of your life!

Year On Team

4/1/18

College

5 Things To Keep In Mind During The Transition Between High School And College

Starting college can leave you with a lot of feelings. Make the transition easier with these tips.

Year On Team

8/7/18

College

Beyond the Lecture: 3 Things to Focus on to Make College Worth It

What can you do outside of college academics to excel? Try these three tips.

Kseniya Tuchinskaya

6/4/18

College

5 Reasons Students Drop Out of College and How to Prepare Yourself for Them

Learn about the common reasons students drop out of college and how to prevent it from happening.

Year On Team

4/25/18

College

MOOC with a Business Model: Taking a Look at ALISON

Learn more about ALISON, a MOOC with 1.5 million learners and 250,000 graduates worldwide.

Year On Team

3/23/13

College

It’s Okay to Take Time to Figure Things Out

Are you feeling pressured to go to college but you're unsure of where to go? It's okay, don't rush!

Year On Team

9/19/16

College

Why Do So Many Freshmen Drop Out of College?

The most common reason for dropping out include the transition between high school and college.

Year On Team

7/27/17

College

How To Talk To Your Parents About Your Future

Rather than avoiding it, learn the importance of talking to your parents about your future.

Year On Team

6/15/16

College

What Mark Cuban Thinks About Higher Education

Is college just a trend that will eventually grow obsolete? Here's what Mark Cuban thinks.

11/14/16

College

20 Websites Students Should Bookmark Today

What are websites every student should bookmark? Here are our top 20 picks for any learner.

Year On Team

8/1/16

College

Writing The Right College Essay After Taking a Gap Year

Back from your gap year and it's time to start your college essays again... Where do you even start?

Year On Team

2/10/16

College

9 Ways to Meet Like-minded People Outside of School

A quick online search can produce plenty of options for meeting people with similar interests.

Year On Team

1/6/16

Fellow Voices

Meet the Fellows: Caroline and How to Grow Into Your Authentic Self on a Gap Year

Caroline talks about setting time aside to get to know and grow into her authentic self.

Year On Team

6/8/18

Fellow Voices

Meet the Fellows: Madelyn and Taking the Most Out of a Gap Year

We asked Madelyn about what she learned during her gap year and what she is doing now.

Year On Team

5/25/18

Fellow Voices

Meet the Fellows: Allison and Growing as an Individual During a Gap Year

We asked Allison about her experience traveling to Bali and what she learned during her gap year.

Year On Team

5/24/18

Fellow Voices

Meet the Fellows: Neroli and Exploring Gap Year Opportunities

We asked Neroli about her experience traveling to Bali and what advice she has for future gappers.

Year On Team

5/23/18

Fellow Voices

Meet the Fellows: Cole and How to Make Confident Decisions About a Gap Year

Cole shares his gap year experience and what he learned from traveling abroad.

Year On Team

5/22/18

Fellow Voices

Meet the Fellows: James and Why a Gap Year Helps You Find a Better Path

We sat down with James, a current fellow, to learn why he decided to take a gap year.

Year On Team

5/21/18

Fellow Voices

Meet Shrushti: My Gap Year Was a Way to Step Into the Water of Real Life

Meet Shrushti, former gap year fellow who took two gap years and discovered her love for the arts.

Year On Team

4/17/17

Fellow Voices

Interview with a Gap Year Fellow: Nick Mares

Meet the former gap year fellow and entrepreneur, Nick Mares.

Year On Team

10/31/13

Fellow Voices

Meet Fashion Blogger, Feminist, and Former Gap Year Fellow Taylor Fogarty

Meet Taylor Fogarty, Former Gap Year Fellow, Fashion Blogger, and Feminist.

Year On Team

8/27/15

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Track Your Progress: Try These Online Self-Development Tools!

Make self-improvement easier by using some of these online self-development tools!

Year On Team

6/4/15

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