Aug
26

Work and School: Strive for Balance

As you settle in at school, you might start thinking about it: what to do for some extra money- or even money to pay your way through school. And for most students, that, of course, means getting a job. To save yourself the aggravation of pursuing a path that is not harmonious with your busy schedule and skill set, it’s a good idea to think about what type of work you are best suited for as well as the conditions in your local job market BEFORE you begin your search. There are many … [Read more...]

Aug
24

Who Doesn’t Love a Sale?

RHL - Outlet Sale

It’s back to school and that means it’s time for DORM SET UP- and also the perfect time to take advantage of some really fantastic sales at the RHL.org outlet! Prices have been slashed on already value priced goodies, and everything is Guaranteed ‘Til Graduation just like all the merchandise here at RHL. Pillows are great for easy decorating and we have some great offers for you including our Decorative Rectangle Accent Pillow  in assorted colors.  There are square ones too, in cool … [Read more...]

Aug
24

Seniors: Your Job Search Starts Now!

For those of you starting senior year, graduating and getting a job may seem light years away. But the reality is that the school year will fly by and if you start preparing now, you will be in an empowered and confident position come graduation. Even in a good economy there are good  reasons for seniors to start their job search early, and you may have even been laying the groundwork since freshman year. If so, all the better for you- but if not, the time to begin is now. Here’s … [Read more...]

Aug
22

Clearing Your Head for College

In the final installment of our summer Gearing Up For Freshman Year Blog Series, we have a few simple tips and tricks to help you clear your cluttered mind as you get ready to embark upon your college years. Now that school is about to start, your days are busy and your mind is probably racing. So much to do in so little time! Moving, setting up your dorm, finalizing your schedule, to name just a few- let’s face it: you’re busy, and it might be difficult to stay calm. Just remember that … [Read more...]

Aug
15

Long Distance Relationships – Tips For Staying Connected to Your Sweetie

Going off to college in a couple of weeks may have you leaving your girlfriend or boyfriend back home, and it’s a lot to think about. Keeping up a long-distance relationship while in school can be a very daunting challenge, but if you’re both up for it, and talk about it openly and honestly before you leave, it’s not impossible. Here are a few tips to help you maintain a healthy relationship with your sweetie as you both take steps toward your own personal growth and education. Keeping … [Read more...]

Aug
11

Dorm Set Up: Finishing Touches!

RHL - Under Bed Storage

In a recent blog, we covered some basic tips for setting up the perfect dorm room. In this installment, we’ll cover some of the ‘finishing touches’ , with more great items you can grab right here at RHL.org, to help you complete a just-right dorm in a snap! Dorms often come equipped with the basics like a bed, dresser, desk and chair, but extra storage, like this roomy Under the Bed Storage Solution , and an in-closet Hanging Garment Organizer can be real lifesavers. You can never … [Read more...]

Aug
09

Dorm Set Up!

RHL - Throw Pillows

It’s almost here- time to set up your dorm room! Whether you’re returning to school or it’s your very first semester, we’ve got some useful tips to help you get started. Before you purchase supplies, get as many details as possible about your dorm.  Your school may be able to provide useful information like room configuration, size, measurements and so on. Some schools will even provide virtual tours of your room at  DormTours.net  Find out exaclty what is provided and what is not … [Read more...]