• 50 Things Every College Student Should Know

    Because the Most Important Lessons You Learn Happen Outside the Classroom

  • About The Book

    The Best Selling Gift for High School Graduates and College Students

    Many of the most powerful lessons that happen during the pivotal college years don’t take place in the classroom -- they happen in the world outside it.


    50 Things Every College Student Should Know is the go-to book for all college students on the brink of entering the real world. This best-selling guide helps students get the most out of their college experience from day one by teaching them those simple yet critical lessons that can truly lead to a brighter future.


    Written the college student in mind, this book gets straight to the point in bite sized chapters and helps students get the most out of their college experience from day one on campus.


    This book is the perfect high school graduation gift, college orientation guide, and conversation starter for students.

    The Book Covers Below Topics and More!

    Life Lessons

    Students are going to have good days and not so good days. This book provides valuable insight on how to harness the great days to their advantage and learn valuable lessons from the tough ones.

    Career Lessons

    College students face an extremely competitive employment landscape in a digital age where everyone seems to look great with phenomenal credentials. This book helps them stand out in the crowd.

    Networking Lessons

    It's not who you know, it's who knows you. This book helps students learn how to build a network of allies and develop strong, positive relationships.

  • About The Author - Antonio Neves

    Author Antonio Neves is the leading expert on college student success. A first generation college student, Antonio found his was to an Ivy League degree and is committed to helping students achieve their potential.


    A highly sought-after and internationally recognized speaker, Antonio has delivered keynotes on college campuses all across the country from Stanford to Syracuse, Louisiana State University to the University of Southern California, Drexel to Loyola University New Orleans, the University of Wyoming and beyond.


    An award-winning journalist, Antonio worked in the television industry for 10 years as a correspondent, host, and producer with top networks including NBC, PBS, BET Networks, and Nickelodeon. Antonio’s business articles regularly appear in Inc.com and Entrepreneur.com.


    A former NCAA Division I student-athlete, Neves is the author of Student Athlete 101: College Life Made Easy On & Off The Field. A graduate of Western Michigan University, and earned a Masters degree from Columbia University. Antonio lives in Los Angeles.


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  • Speaker - Antonio Neves

    Nationally Recognized College Student Success Speaker

    Antonio Neves is a nationally recognized keynote speaker who has delivered hundreds of speeches at colleges, corporate events and trade association conferences. His cutting-edge message focuses on leadership, authentic communication and how millennials can excel in the workplace.


    Antonio’s popular campus and corporate keynotes are customized for the audience and include specific industry insights and actionable content. With a combination of humor, inspiration and real talk, Antonio’s programs leave attendees motivated, empowered and equipped with the tools to take positive action and increase their performance in life.


    Each program can be presented as a keynote speech, interactive workshop or webinar.


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    Past engagements include Stanford University, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), NCAA Career in Sports Forum, American Institute of CPAs, University of Southern California, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Big Omaha, AFLV, University of Arizona, Syracuse University, Dream Careers, Drexel University, OTA, University of New Hampshire, the ADCOLOR Awards and more. Antonio speaks with private groups as well as audiences up to 3,000 people.


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  • What People Are Saying About Antonio Neves

    Adam Smiley Poswolsky, Author -The Quarter-Life Breakthrough

    Antonio Neves is a gifted college leadership speaker who has inspired thousands of college students at large and small universities across the country. In this easy-to-read book, he takes his wisdom and makes it practical, inspiring, and relatable. Antonio's writing is honest and real, and these 50 lessons are vital for any college student or millennial looking to build a meaningful career.

    Douglas Calhoun, Stanford University

    "Antonio brings great energy to his work and it really shows in his ability to connect with students. His content was relevant, insightful, engaging and practical.'

    Kristen Hadeed - CEO, Student Maid

    Antonio has a gift for making things that are really complicated really simple. He has a unique way of sharing stories where you will learn so much without feeling like you're learning. This is exactly the kind of book that students need to help them through the challenges that their schooling doesn't prepare them for, and Antonio is the perfect person to help them through it!

    Sam Davidson - Author, Simplify Your Life

    I dig the short snippets of thoughts, advice, and wisdom. Definitely easy for students (or anyone) to digest and apply.

    Kacy Johnson - University of Hawaii

    "Antonio is remarkable and truly has a way with words that provides confidence and enthusiasm. Antonio doesn't do his job just to pull in a paycheck. He does it for his love of students and seeing them succeed."

    Audrey Walker - Drexel University

    "Antonio connected with our students in an outstanding way. Each audience member was engaged, laughing, and left with tangible tips. The communication strategies Antonio shared were useful, relevant, and easy to implement!"

    Diana Dabdub, American Society of Health System-Pharmacists

    "Antonio Neves is a natural storyteller. He has the ability to engage and connect with your audience and provides relevant advice and guidance to young professionals."

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