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22 Science-Backed Study Tips to Ace a Test

With back-to-school commercials showing at full speed ahead, it's time to say sayonara to those summer days and once more remember how to study. [A …

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Study Hacks - Decoding Patterns of Success

Study Hacks Blog Decoding Patterns of Success<p>June 19th, 2018 · 61 comments<p><b>Beyond Digital Wellness</b><p>Earlier this week, the <i>Washington Post</i> published an …

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Google Drive users who have allowed updates their iPhones in the last few days, may have noticed a slick new feature in the Google Drive app. The …

8 Practical Ways to Get Motivated | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Be Mindful of Your “Why”</b><p>When I’m procrastinating and not feeling motivated to do something, it’s usually because the task itself might be unpleasant …

The Lazy Person's Guide To Not Being Lazy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Do you feel dead tired after work? Can’t wait to sit down in that comfortable sofa of yours? Basically, you feel lazy, right?<p>You see, what I have …

4 Simple Ways of Avoiding Distractions | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

So you want results without doing the work? Great, just what we need… another lazy bugger that’s a sucker for instant gratification. Ok, we’ll cut …

Why You're Not a Morning Person (and How to Become One)

At 6 AM, most of us are lucky if we have the energy to reach for acup of coffee. Mornings may be rough, but hold off on sleeping in. There are perks …

Developing good study habits really works

Knowledge is the essence of smart thinking. No matter how much raw intelligence you have, you are not going to succeed at solving complex problems …

7 Ways Structure Your Day to Maximize Fulfillment and Productivity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

1. Begin your day with a goal in mind. Take time to think about your passion and purpose. <b>Write down your goal</b> for the day. On the line below it, …

Time Management

Ultimate Tic-Tac-Toe

<i>Updated 7/16/2013 – See Original Here</i><p>Once at a picnic, I saw mathematicians crowding around the last game I would have expected: Tic-tac-toe.<p>As you …

The 7 Ways Successful People Approach Their Work

When it comes to work, everyone has their own methods for getting tasks done.<p>But it turns out that the most successful people tend to have similar habits.<p>Or, so says Laura Vanderkam, author of a new mini e-book, “What the Most Successful People Do at Work.” (The e-book is the third in a series, …

How I Study: Reflections of 'Digital Native,' Quinn Winters

Community<p>How I Study: Reflections of 'Digital Native,' Quinn Winters<p>By Quinn Winters     Jul 2, 2013<p>CC BY 3.0 Image courtesy of Flickr user</i> …

Want To Increase Your Productivity? Take Control Of Your Time

A friend of mine recently told me about a problem she was having at work. <i>“I usually think I have enough time to get things done, but something always comes up and then I’m behind schedule on projects,”</i> she said. <i>“My boss spoke to me about this, and I’m worried that if it happens again she’ll include</i> …

7 Fierce Ways to Get Motivated

Even after writing 8 Practical Ways to Get Motivated, I couldn’t resist sharing 7 more “fierce” ways to help you get motivated.<p>So what’re you waiting …

Daily Rituals: A Guided Tour of Writers’ and Artists’ Creative Habits

<i>“We are spinning our own fates, good or evil, and never to be undone,”</i> the William James’s famous words on habit echo. <i>“Every smallest stroke of virtue or of vice leaves its never so little scar.”</i><p>Given this omnibus of the daily routines of famous writers was not only one of my favorite articles to …

Outside of the Box, College Rocks!

At college, there’s typically a lot of structure. There is a set curriculum for your major, some clubs you might or might not join, and general flow …

9 Awesome Study Tips For College Students

Since grade school, most students have been taught the "right" way to study: Dedicate yourself. Memorize. Lock yourself in a quiet room and don't leave until you know the material. Recently, however, the <i>New York Times</i> reported that many of these habits are scientifically unsound, and that some …

Study Guide

Connecting students with home tutors<br>Your reliable private home tuition agency<p>Study Guide: How to Study Effectively<p>We have researched on a list of …

Keeping It Fresh: Summer Bible Study

<i>I asked Rick Houk, chairman of the Bible department at West Coast Baptist College, to write this guest post. Rick has a genuine love for God’s Word</i> …

Study Tips: Summer School Survival Strategies

<b>By Texas State SLAC</b><p>Pulling all-nighters is a risky strategy for summer sessions. <i>Photo by Sheng Han/flickr.com</i><p>It’s 1:50 in the morning. You’re at your …

Back to School Tips for Adults

Adult learners, sometimes called mature students or re-entry students, should take a few extra steps in preparing themselves for the transition back …

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Download free Study Tips & Techniques mind map templates and examples

In 1993 Adam Robinson, Co-founder of the Princeton Review, wrote a book called What Smart Students Know. The remarkable thing about this book is that …

Study Tips For Exams: 12 Ways To Ace Your Finals

As finals approach, it can be difficult to remember that the stress, sleeplessness and brain drain shall pass (and, for that matter, so will you). But there are also myriad ways to make the next few weeks more bearable -- and to ensure that you make the grade. Below, check out 12 study tips that …

Psychology Research Paper Topics: 50+ Great Ideas

Are you searching for a great topic for your psychology paper? Sometimes it seems like coming up with a good idea for a paper is more challenging …