College Life Blog

The College Life Blog shares articles about post-secondary experiences and knowledge-straight from the mouth of Rasmussen College faculty, staff, and students.

Featured Article

6 Overlooked Advantages of Millennials in the Workplace

There are plenty of commonly held beliefs about millennials that, while maybe anchored by a sliver of truth, tend to overgeneralize and make broad conclusions based on those facts. Join us as we hear from experts and dive into research studies to dissect the facts and falsehoods about millennials in the workforce.

7 Effective Time Management Tips for College Students

Whether you’re fresh out of high school or working two jobs while raising a family, these time management strategies for college students will help keep you organized and your assignments on time. Take note of these tried and true tips from college graduates who came before you.

What Is Emotional Intelligence? Exploring the Value of a High EQ

Emotional intelligence isn’t a skill you’re born with, and hiring managers are always on the lookout for new recruits who display a high EQ. Learn how your emotional intelligence could be your biggest asset in your next career and how a college education can help you develop this important skill.

The Importance of Teamwork Skills in Work and School

There are very few professions these days that will not incorporate interaction with others. This is why it's imperative to develop strong teamwork skills. Not only will this skillset serve you well in your future career but it'll help you acquire the knowledge and training you'll need to get there.