Back To School: Helpful Tips For Ensuring A Successful And Fun-Filled Academic Session

It’s school time again! You’re probably feeling excited and maybe a little sad that holiday is over. Some folks feel nervous or a little scared on the first day of school because of all the new things: new teachers, new friends, and maybe even a new school. Luckily, these “new” worries only stick around for [...]

By |2016-01-08T14:47:53+01:00January 8th, 2016|Categories: Cool Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |4 Comments

How to Beat Distractions and Stay Focused When Studying

Studying is actually hard when the you're unable to concentrate on what you're doing. Reading is likely to be difficult when you have a poor concentration. And sometimes, even if you manage to concentrate during the first hour of your studies, Your concentration can diminish over time. And fading concentration is very possible if you [...]

12 Secrets From Straight A Students For Getting Good Grades

When I was in high school, I was friends with a guy who was super smart. He was always the top of our class. As someone who was really good in school but never the best, I was amazed by him. Whenever we asked him for his secrets, he would shrug and say, “I just [...]

By |2019-11-13T03:58:06+01:00September 26th, 2015|Categories: Cool Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |11 Comments

8 Actions You Can Take Right Now For A Successful School Year

Whether you’re just about to pack up and head back to school or you are returning to campus after a long holiday, you’ll want to make the most of this session. Showing up for class and taking notes is only half a loaf of school experience. For the full loaf, try doing these 8 things during the new session: [...]

By |2019-11-13T03:58:25+01:00September 18th, 2015|Categories: features|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

6 Back To School Tips Every Student Should Know

Now is that time of year again and we can hear the school bells ringing! It can be hard to adjust from the relaxed periods of the holidays to the busy and fast pace of the school year. Here are six tips to get you back into the school mode and start this year off [...]

By |2015-09-14T10:47:14+01:00September 14th, 2015|Categories: features|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Myth of ‘I’m Bad at Maths’: How to prove yourself wrong

“I’m just not a maths person.” We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “maths people” is the most self-destructive idea in our society today. The truth is, you probably are a maths person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. Worse, you may [...]

7 Things To Avoid This Term So You Can Have A Successful & Fun-Filled School Life

It’s a new year, which is awesome. We’re all about resolutions and trying new things in 2015. But it’s also a new term, which means y’all are back in school. I know the beginning of the term can be a bit hectic. You could be adjusting to new teachers, new classes, and new friends. It’s [...]