Surviving Stats 101

Statistics is a college course that most schools require from students whether you’re a freshman or an adult returning. It also tends to feel like one of the most unnecessary! Most of us took a similar course back in our high school days. Realistically, it’s not the...

We’re (Probably) Not the “Lowest Bidder”

A few months ago, a student contacted us asking about our services. He was looking for a company to handle some Calculus work on his behalf. In his initial email, he did something a bit unusual: he made it a point to mention that he had contacted other companies and...

Are Those “Testimonials” Real?

“Can you send me some reviews or references?” Frequently, prospective clients ask me that question. My answer (for about 1 year) was “I value my clients’ privacy & identity too much to give you their contact info.” Then I finally decided to ask my best clients to...

Alleged Rocket Scientist Can Barely Count to 10!

The title of this post was inspired by a conversation I had with a friend the other day. He didn’t know about the sort of wok I do for a living (i.e. finishing people’s Math classes) and when he found out he said, “So you’ll be responsible for a rocket ship crashing...

It’s Not Math, It’s a F*cking Riddle!

It’s a common assertion of mine that many Math classes and Math requirements are silly. Furthermore, I assert that most students would be better served by not futzing around with their Math classes. I would like to present another exhibit my ongoing case against...

I Won’t Go THIS Far For a Client…

During the time I’ve been taking people’s Math classes, I’ve received some strange requests. These requests usually occur when someone has to take an exam that’s proctored or in-person. People have even asked me if I could impersonate them and do their work! I always...