"It couldn't have happened anywhere but in little old New York" -- O. Henry

How to be Smarter: Trust is directly tied to reliability. To increase someone's trust in you, be more reliable. Examples of being reliable: being on-time, not being flaky with plans, meeting deadlines, staying dependable when things get hectic, and being consistent in the quality of your work. How to be Prettier: Taking the time to draw cute little stars, hearts or a stick figure design on a card's envelope takes about one extra minute, but it can make the whole card experience that much more fun for the receiver.

How to be (less) Awkward: Milestone Misconceptions for Freshmen Year of College and Freshmen Year of Life. [Guest post I did for The College Crush].