Yes! The answer is an overwhelming yes!! Immediately block out all the pretentious buzz and chatter that has told you otherwise, because building your confidence and accepting this truth is the first step to landing a job this summer. [Read more…] about I Got Really Bad Grades Last Semester, Can I Still Land a 1L Summer Job?
It’s time to address the elephant in the room. Yes, I’m talking about grades. We’re already a few weeks into the Spring semester, so I know many of you if not all, have already received your Fall semester grades. I also know that some of you have been distraught over your results and have instead chosen to ignore them, in the hopes that this was just a one-time fluke that certainly won’t happen again.
Well, you’re wrong, ignoring your results won’t make the situation any better. In fact, actually facing your results and creating a plan to make them better will set you up for success in the future. So, if your exam results were not quite what you expected, take a day or two to cry and feel sorry for yourself. But once your pity party is over, don’t push those grades to the back of your mind. Instead, it’s time to roll up your sleeves and begin the heavy lifting that will turn those grades into A’s for your upcoming semester. [Read more…] about You Got Your Grades Back, Now What? Answer These Three Questions For Future Exam Success