The Story of the Old Man and the Scorpion | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

STORY: The Old Man and the Scorpion

I read this on Time 4 Learning’s facebook page and loved it. I did a Google search and found a few other versions. It’s supposedly a Buddhist proverb. Anyways, here’s a great story to share with you: “An old man saw a scorpion drowning and decided to pull it out from the water. He calmly…

26 (Mostly Serious) Tips for Your College Finals Week | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

26 (Mostly Serious) Tips for Your College Finals Week

It’s finals week! After 4.5 years of college, here are some of my random tips. Thanks for visiting! If you have anything to add, throw it in the comments and help everyone out! 1. PREPARE YOURSELF TO STUDY! GET EXCITED! KEEP YOUR ENERGY LEVEL HIGH Tell yourself that you’re going to study, at the end…

How to Personalize Your LinkedIn URL | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

How to Personalize Your LinkedIn URL

Did You Know You Can Personalize Your LinkedIn URL!? (Scroll Down for Photo Instructions) The first thing I notice when I visit anyone’s LinkedIn profile is their URL. It’s right in the middle of the screen and an uncustomized link sticks out. Don’t know if you’ve customized your URL before? Check, does it include your name…

Pursuing Graduate School? FREE Kaplan Practice Exams! | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

Pursuing Graduate School? FREE Kaplan Practice Exams!

Students! Are you interested in pursuing a graduate-level education? jump on this! Kaplan provides free practice tests for the: GRE – Graduate Record Exam GMAT – Graduate Management Admission Test LSAT – Law School Admission Test MCAT – Medical College Admission Test DAT – Dental Admission Test OAT – Optometry Assessment Test PCAT – Pharmacy College Admission…

Life in Color Tips: REBIRTH, Cedar Rapids 2013 | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

Tips for Life In Color: REBIRTH, Cedar Rapids 2013

LIFE. IN. COLOR. I went to Life in Color this weekend and it was fantastic fun! Basically, it’s an electronic dance music dance party. But with Paint. This was the first time I went to anything like this and LIC is on tour now so below is a list of things that might be helpful…

Google+: Should Your Business Join The Network? | //The Blog. KD via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

Google+: Should Your Business Join The Network?

Google+ (Pronounced “Google Plus”) is currently the second largest social networking site after Facebook. Having been founded only 2 years ago, you might think “WOW” the second largest networking site? Maybe I should get on this! Check below for 5 reasons for, and 5 reasons against, using Google+ for your business: 5 REASONS WHY YOU…

Introduction to Twitter: A Review of Fin & Feather H2O | //The Blog. KD* via davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

Introduction to Twitter: Fin & Feather H2O

QUICK INTRODUCTION TO TWITTER Twitter is a unique social networking tool that allows users to post and follow live updates from peers, businesses, public figures, news and accounts dedicated to various topics. There are over 200 million users as of 2013 and over a third follow brands. Users post 140 character updates about their and…