Hello, gentleman. This is my first post in this forum after lurking for good year or so. I have a problem. The problem is me and I do not know how to handle it.I am 23 year old, studying History in…Continue
"Debt is already incurred most likely.
Any degree trumps no degree, the right degree trumps any degree.
As to I don't know what I want to do with my life.
Really that is an age old question, and as you age for many it is still the…"
"To be clear, I told him to choose a soft major he likes and get it out of the way. Though I don't think you could give me a definitive list of qualities a Literature degree would give over a History one, or vice versa, for the job market…"
"Another respondent told him to finish the degree, get it out of the way, and then start fighting other, more qualified because they have the appropriate degree, people for jobs. Kind of not a bright idea if you ask me especially if you're…"
"I was also a history major, and I survived a similar cut from 25 down to 8 one semester. My professor enjoyed bragging about how hard her class was, and she respected me for sticking with it. I also respect her for being the most demanding person…"
"This may not be (and probably isn't) the root of your dilemma, but establishing good study habits is a must. Search online for study guides, not for the subject at hand, but for studying itself.
Being a good student is possible even without a…"
"I have read some of the responses that suggest take a step back and this can be done, however there is the temptation to put off starting back up "next semester...................then next semester"
Education is a self filtering process,…"
"First you are not alone. You have never been trained to study or manage your time and how to really be in charge of yourself. We don’t as a culture teach our youth self-governance. Parents, especially helicopter parents who…"
"First thing you need to ask yourself is that is the profession related to history something you truly want. If it is then you just need to focus on the goal and strive everyday to get through school tasks and exams. In every major there is always…"
"All the suggestions I've seen are rational, in the circumstances.
However, a huge thing we can al do in our own countries, is to make sure that our Muslim individuals and populations, and anyone who even looks Middle Eastern, is protected…"
Hey Gents,TL;DR at bottom.The time old debate....Should I keep my car or get a new one?So I am about to finally pay off my car after 5 years, something that I have been really looking forward to. The car has been great (2011 Nissan Rogue), I have 110,000 miles on it with very few mechanical issues in the past *knocks on wood*. Within the last 6 months, I have put new tires on my car, put new brake pads on, got my 100k mile tune up. Basically, I have invested $2,000 into the car on preventative…See More
"I don't think we need to do that. Western, and specifically American, media and culture is omnipresent throughout the world including on social media. You're just desensitized to it because its presence is part of your everyday…"
It's a commonly used term and is relevant to the discussion and isn't anywhere near out of date. As a matter of fact, all I have to do is look down towards my feet (after lifting my pant leg) and I can see two…"
"From the perspective of my adopted home, Germany, I don't see people griping. I see a huge public debate, part of which is fuelled by neo-Nazis burning down accommodation for asylum seekers, another part of which comes from decent Germans who,…"
"Yes, if you wait to attend school or build your business there's the cost of missing out on what's happening at home and you have to weigh the pro's and con's to see what's right for you. BUT, once you make the choice…"