How to Study for the ACT

The ACT or American College Test is a test that most universities require before rewarding admission.  The four sections of the test are advanced groups of Mathematics, Science, English and Reading.  Though the test is multiple choice, … [Read more...]

How to Home School Your Children Effectively

Home schooling, you might see mothers doing it and wonder how they teach five different grades to their children and not lose their minds. Homeschooling is not easy, but it should not be. You have your child’s education in your hands. H … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Home School Curriculum

Choosing the best home school curriculum Whether you are thinking about homeschooling your children or if you are just looking for new home school curriculum, there are many methods out there on how to choose curriculum. However, … [Read more...]

How to Find a Tutor

How to Find a Qualified and Reliable Tutor A qualified and reliable tutor makes the grade.  That means that they are willing to accommodate your busy schedule, create lessons of value, and help you approach learning in new and … [Read more...]

How to Pass the CPA Exam

How to Pass the CPA Exam To become a CPA, you are required to pass an infamously hard four-part exam known as the "Uniform CPA Examination." This test is written and administered by the American Institute of Certified Public … [Read more...]

How To Abbreviate a Word

Word Abbreviations Done Right Abbreviating words helps students take notes quickly, recording the full meaning of a lecture. But abbreviations can get confusing, if you use idiosyncratic abbreviation methods or you can't remember … [Read more...]

How to Sell Art

Artists often need help knowing how to sell art. People with creative minds don't usually have marketing skills -- when was the last time you met a writer or painter who was also an expert in self-promotion? If you want to know how … [Read more...]

How to Join the FBI

I wish I was making this up -- the FBI's website makes the following claim: "When you join the FBI, you join the FBI family." Though this organization has a hard exterior, reinforced by movies and television, the Federal Bureau of … [Read more...]

How to Play Chess

Want to learn how to play chess? There's no better way than getting elbows deep in a game and playing. "Checkers is for tramps." So says Paul Morphy, the first "chess prodigy" in the modern era of the game. His quote rings true for … [Read more...]

How to Become a Floral Designer

How to Become a Floral Designer If you are interested in a career in design, have a creative mind, and want to go into business for yourself one day, becoming a floral designer is a natural fit. Floral design is a unique field -- it … [Read more...]

How to Become a Storyboard Artist

How to Become a Storyboard Artist There are many routes to take to lead you down the path of becoming a storyboard artist. The most obvious is simply having the desire to work long hours, drawing until your wrists break, and often … [Read more...]

How to Become a Chess Instructor

How to Become a Chess Instructor People with a passion for chess tend to let the game take over their world. True chess fanatics are a sight to see -- concentrating on little else for most of the day. Often, chess lovers start out … [Read more...]

How to Become a Forest Ranger

How to Become a Forest Ranger According to the U.S. National Park Service, there are approximately 275 million visitors to national parks in the United States. Combine that number with the number of people going to state parks or … [Read more...]

How to Become a Zookeeper

How to Become a Zookeeper Traditionally, the position of zookeeper is the first rung on the ladder of zoological careers. Though you'll often see zookeepers cleaning dung out of a cage or feeding wild cats in their enclosure, the … [Read more...]

How to Become a Comedy Writer

How to Become a Comedy Writer With the number of comedy shows that parade across nightly television, jobs for comedy writers are always sought after. Not only do you need to have writing experience, but you have to be quick, witty and … [Read more...]

How to Become a Playwright

How to Become a Playwright Ask most people in the theater business and they'll tell you that the legit theater is dying. During my six years of college, I learned over and over again in my classes in theater that the number of people … [Read more...]

How to Become a Sports Writer

Sports Writer Careers - Sportswriter Salary If you are passionate about sports, love writing and language, and want to share your own encyclopedic knowledge of all things related to the sports game, a career as a sports writer is a … [Read more...]

How to Become a Toy Designer

Toy Designer Careers - Jobs as a Toy Designer We all wanted to be a toy designer when we were kids -- well, maybe a toy tester would have been ideal, but we would have taken the design job without even thinking about it. Toys are fun … [Read more...]

How to Choose College Classes

Guide to How to Choose College Classes Stressing about how to choose college classes can turn the greatest experience of your life into a heart-pounding nightmare. Your college years are supposed to be a bit foolhardy, a lot of fun, … [Read more...]

How to Calculate Percent Change

How to Calculate Percent Change If you haven't been in school for a decade or two, or if you use a calculator to do all your math problems, remembering how to calculate percent change might be a problem for you. That's okay, because … [Read more...]

How to Learn Spanish

If you're wondering how to learn Spanish, you're probably already familiar with the fact that it is more important than ever for Americans to learn to speak Spanish. It is estimated that 417 million people speak Spanish worldwide, … [Read more...]

How to Become a Software Tester

Learn How to Become a Software Tester Learn how to become a software tester, so you can join a growing industry that pays well and remains challenging through the years. The job security of software testers should be secure throughout … [Read more...]

How to Become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Want to Know How to Become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker? Learn how to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with an education background in the social sciences and establish a career helping others cope with mental … [Read more...]

How to Build a Computer

Learning How to Build a Computer Building a Computer - A Tutorial Building your own computer completely from components is both a fun and rewarding experience. Building your own computer also provides several advantages. The major … [Read more...]

How to Use the Internet

Learn How to Use the Internet Like the invention of the printing press, the invention of the Internet has revolutionized how we access and share information around the world. You can use the Internet for web surfing, harnessing email, … [Read more...]

How To Study

Learning How to Study Knowing how to study for a big test can improve your grades and boost your self-confidence. While others fumble around desperately trying to remember facts, the student with superior study skills is … [Read more...]

How to Create a Reading List

Reading Plan Tips Most people like the idea of being well read. The problem is there seems to be an endless supply of interesting books to read. Most people don't have the time to research what these books might be, much less being … [Read more...]

How to Purchase a Book Online

Where to Buy Books Online Learn how to purchase a book online in a number of different interesting formats. I'll try to stick with the most legitimate and safest means of purchasing books on the internet, so you don't have to worry … [Read more...]

How to Obtain My SAT Scores

Tips for Obtaining Your SAT Scores The SAT is one of the most important tests a high school student can take. It can get you into the right universities and qualify you for various grants and scholarships. SAT no longer stands for … [Read more...]

How to Get a GED Certificate

How and Where to Get a GED Asking how to get a GED certificate in your local school system starts you on the path to getting your General Education Development certificate, generally known as a G.E.D. certificate. The GED Program … [Read more...]

How to Ask Intelligent Questions

Advice for Asking Smart Questions If you’re looking for an intelligent answer, you first need to know how to ask intelligent questions. This is an effective way to communicate, and people around you will feel more at ease during c … [Read more...]

How to Ace the SAT

Tips For Doing Well on the SAT Test Formally known as the SAT Reasoning Test, this standardized test helps determine college admissions throughout the United States. Simply put, the higher your scores on the SAT test (scores range … [Read more...]