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The power of positive self-talk

Positive self talk is very important when it comes to your success in college. If you are always telling yourself that you won’t do well, eventually, you will start to believe that. Is your inner voice positive or negative? What thoughts dominate your mind when you sit down to study?

Do you always share your goals?

One night I was watching the TV series Raising Hope when I heard a phrase that immediately caught my attention: “Because when you stop dreaming, you’re just sleeping”. And it just reminded me of how important our dreams are when we are trying to set goals for success. Without dreams we usually lack the necessary […]

Rewards: how effective are they?

Being in college is not easy. When you need to take so many courses to complete a degree, a few of them feel like unnecessary and irrelevant. Regardless of those feelings, you still need to take them. So, how do you get motivated? It’s common knowledge that rewards have always been used to get people […]