There are people that swear by coffee to stay awake and study. Not people like me. Let’s just say I tried it in college but still found myself struggling to focus and learn at night. Staying awake to study at night is not for the faint-hearted. You must have set a goal and be determined […]
Fatigue is a common experience when studying. Your body wants to sleep, your brain feels foggy and you can barely concentrate. We’ve all been there before, so I bet you can relate. The bad news is that test or exam will most likely, still proceed as scheduled. Doesn’t matter if you studied or not. There’s an
There was a time in college when I was literally at a very low point. I lost all sense of passion for studying and thought what’s the essence of it all? Why study, get a job, and make money, when we leave everything behind someday? Now, whether this qualifies as the clinical definition of depression
Studying at home can be a challenge for many people. It’s even harder when your study area is a shared space with others or has background noise bleeding from other rooms. Another point to consider is for most, the home is a comfort zone. Your brain kicks into relaxation mode often and needs a conscious
Recently, we examined the Pomodoro technique and how you can use it to supercharge your studying. Instead of buying a physical alarm clock, you can use a PC or mobile Pomodoro app. The good part is, there are more than enough options available. This is why I have decided to share some of the best
Want to supercharge your study time? Let me introduce you to the Pomodoro technique. I had a tough time studying while in college. I could barely go a few minutes without distractions and struggled to remember anything afterward. This all changed when I adopted studying in short 25-minute bursts. At that point, it seemed like
Having trouble getting distracted by YouTube? Check out 11 super tips you can use to overcome YouTube distractions.
Avoiding distractions while studying online is often a challenging task. Cat videos, for example, have immense power and can set you back 1 hour before you blink (hint: don’t watch the first one). Knowing how to avoid distractions while studying online, may just be what gets you that dream exam/test score at the end of