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To beat procrastination, use a tomato!!!!

To beat procrastination, use a tomato!!!!

You sit there, with a boring task in front of you – studying, an essay, filing documents at home. You need to do it, but it is soooo boring. It is the kind of task you can’t delegate an..

Scientific study tips

Scientific study tips

It is that time of year when many students have exams. You may not feel like studying or want to do it, but it is one of those things you need to. The good news is that help is a..

Get motivated!

Get motivated!

Motivation: The desire to do things. The things that can either propel us towards our goals or keep us from them. Motivation can be so powerful but can often be elusive. So how do we motivate ourse..

To spin or not – that is the question?

To spin or not – that is the question?

You may or may not have heard of the latest craze amongst kids: the fidget spinner. &..

One trick to improve your memory

One trick to improve your memory

Being forgetful! Sometimes it can just be inconvenient; sometimes it can have huge conseque..

How to change your brain?

How to change your brain?

You may have grown up with the notion that you are just the way you are and you just have to make the most of it. You may have been labelled as not good at Maths or another subject. These thoughts ..

How to improve learning while doing nothing!

How to improve learning while doing nothing!

We all want to be better at learning. This weeks blog is all about how to that while not doing anything! Yes, you heard me - do not..

Three steps to overcoming procrastination

Three steps to overcoming procrastination

When I was a student in London I remember exam time – it was the time when the house looked better than normal because washing up was so much more exciting than getting down to work! And many..

Feedback the food of champions

Feedback the food of champions

I don't know about you but when I hear the words "Can I give you some feedback?" my initial reation is to tense up and expect the worst. This is often beacuse people can be negativ..

Get going: Rocket launch yourself!

Get going: Rocket launch yourself!

A rocket launch is spectacular. As the launch counts down goes from 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 to blast off, the engines begin to fire, there is and smoke and the launch tower disengag..

Beneath the surface of your learning

Beneath the surface of your learning

When you look at an iceberg, you only see 10% of the iceberg. Wow- that means that 90% of an iceberg is underwater! This is why we..

Making Learning Fun

Making Learning Fun

Learning is something we have all done all our lives – in fact it should be one of the characteristics of living things! From the moment we are born we start learning. As babies we put things in ..