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?
One of the biggest help request I receive from students is on the subject of time management. A lot of times students become surprised when I tell them, “don’t try to manage time, just try to be more productive”.
People avoid the hard things, even if it’s the most important, because it’s hard. But In lots of areas the hard stuff that people avoid is what matters most. It’s what’s most effective. So what are we to do?
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 […]
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 […]