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Straight A’s Don’t Pay: 5 Things Way More Important than GPA

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Here’s the deal: contrary to what you’ve been told your whole academic life… straight A’s don’t pay off.

Your college GPA is to some degree important for your future—no employer wants to hire a D student. But if you’re tempted to spend all four years of college glued to the library for that perfect 4.0….   

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Deciding on a Career? Here’s 10 Myths You Must Ignore

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Deciding on a career path can be a complicated process. To make matters worse, you’re bound to run into a ton of bad advice, outdated clichés, and ridiculously simplistic maxims.

So you can familiarize yourself with the facts (and fictions) of deciding on a career, we’ve rounded up the worst job myths around. Read… and learn (or perhaps unlearn)…   

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