Oct 29, 2020
#022 – Are you fed up with
making studying plans and not sticking to them? Of saying you’ll
start your essay or exam revision at a certain time but it just is
not happening? Do you wish you could get your studying done when
you say you will?
Completing a degree takes thousands of micro-decisions to study or not to...
Oct 22, 2020
#021 – Settle in for a fantastic
interview episode where I chat to Sam Evans, an awesome
non-traditional student who’s really making distance learning work
Sam shares her journey from
school to entering the workforce, then from testing the waters with
a certificate to continuing into a degree programme.
Oct 15, 2020
#020 – When our initial study
motivation and determination runs out, we’re often left with the
feeling that learning sucks. There’s some concepts we can’t grasp,
or that take ages to sink in. Or we’re set study tasks that make
our brains hurt.
When we get stuck, when we experience that ‘learning sucks’...
Oct 8, 2020
#019 – Study-life balance and work-life balance are phrases that are thrown around a lot, with many of us wanting to achieve this holy grail of perfect balance between all our responsibilities.
But how realistic is it? How often do we achieve the kind of study-life balance where everything runs smoothly and you feel...
Oct 1, 2020
#018 – Why does it seem like
some students can power through their to do lists, whereas you
often have the attention span of a flea and get very little
Today’s world of smartphones, smart devices, social media, endless notifications, and infinite TV shows on demand – is it any wonder our attention spans...