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The Ultimate Guide: Apps for Students

The Ultimate Guide: Apps for Students

Student life is a great time in the life of an individual. They get to meet new people, experience the knowledge from peers, learn new skills and topics and of course if successful, they finish with a qualification that will set them up for a chosen career path. Achieving success academically, however, requires effort and […]
The Best Ways to Prepare for Final Exams

The Best Ways to Prepare for Final Exams

Finals are approaching, and we all know how painful it feels to look at a huge amount of materials knowing that finals are just a few weeks, or even days away. In this post, I am going to answer some questions related to preparing for exams, including how to make a study plan and how to […]
How to Create and Organize Your Study Space

How to Create and Organize Your Study Space

As finals are approaching, getting a good study environment is essential for you to be prepared for your exams. We all know how motivating it feels to have a good study environment. Building a good study space can not only encourage you to study more often but will also allow you to concentrate better. Here are […]
Best Ways to Survive School With a Bad Teacher

Best Ways to Survive School With a Bad Teacher

Most students suffer a common problem at school – that we have teachers that don’t explain things well, that are not very motivating, and that don’t give you much guidance. Some of them are really harsh as well. Some of them may be very biased, leaving other students in frustration and distress. So the question […]
How To Study With Severe Procrastination

How To Study With Severe Procrastination

There have been many moments in every student’s life where they’ve decided to push away their homework and watch TV instead. This is normal, and quite healthy too. But when you have three stacks of homework to get through by tomorrow and you’re doing anything but your homework, that’s when you know there’s a problem. […]
How to Manage Study Stress and Be More Motivated

How to Manage Study Stress and Be More Motivated

When I was in high school, school was my major source of stress. I would freak out knowing that I had three tests for that week, or I would feel extremely tensed fearing that I would get an unsatisfactory grade for a test. Sometimes, stress are helpful as they would allow you to be more […]
7 Things To Consider When Deciding Whether To Do A Taught Postgraduate Degree

7 Things To Consider When Deciding Whether To Do A Taught Postgraduate Degree

There are many myths and mysteries about doing a masters. It’s a rather momentous decision for any student, as it represents such a significant investment of time and money. This post represents the views of somebody who teaches and researches at the Business School of a British university, and has completed two taught masters degrees […]
Why and How Should You Prepare for Lectures?

Why and How Should You Prepare for Lectures?

Have you ever had the experience of walking out of the lecture hall thinking what actually happened for the past two hours? That occurred to me a lot, and it may be the case for a lot of students as well. In order to prevent that from happening, and to get the most from your […]
How I Make and Use My Study Guides

How I Make and Use My Study Guides

In my previous post How to Create a Study Guide that Actually Helps, I have talked about some skills on building a study guide – a booklet that contains everything you need for your examination. While I was moving out of my dorm, I found my study guides for last semester. I realized that it might […]