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11 Nov 2019

Category: Student Life

Productivity, Student Life

How to Prepare for A New Semester 

Preparation for a new semester starts when you first register for classes. However, there is much you can do in a few weeks before the semester begins or even in the first few weeks of school. When you feel prepared, it reduces your stress level and helps you feel the excitement of the first school days. Here is another article of how to start a new semester strongly.
Below are seven simple steps to prepare for the new semester.

Productivity, Student Life

How To Plan Your College Classes For Success 

As we’re preparing for a new semester, are you getting organized for your college classes? In this post, we walk you through a simple process of creating a Course-At-A-Glance Sheet. Getting familiar with fundamentals of a course early on will help you to improve your time management skills and, most importantly, reduce your stress level when the first days of the semester arrive.

Currently, we’re running a Beginning-of-Semester sale in our Etsy shop. You get 30% off on our new Class Planning Kits and Semester Planning Kits. Course-At-A-Glance Sheet is one of 13 unique planner sheets in the Class Planning Kit. It’s also included in a larger 17-page Semester Planning Kit. All college student planners are editable and available in two attractive designs. There is no waiting, as you receive an instant pdf download when your order.

Indeed, college life gets very busy quickly. As the above quote rightly says, “you can’t build a great building on a weak foundation.”

To build a strong foundation for success, let’s go over each class you are registered for and collect important information using the check list below.

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Productivity, Student Life

The Four Conditions To Increase Your Motivation 

I’ve heard expressions like “I need more motivation” and “I just don’t have enough motivation to do this” many times. And I’m sure you have heard them too. Of course, it would be nice to wake up, get a cup of motivation, and go on with your day. Unfortunately, this is not how it works. Motivation is not something we can get. Let me explain what I mean.

Student Life

Top 7 Reasons to Join A Student Organization 

Participation in student organizations and clubs is extremely beneficial both in the short- and in the long-run. Research has supported the idea that students who are engaged with their college community are more likely to complete their degrees and find desired employment.

In this article, I list 7 major benefits of participating in academic or non-academic student organizations. Consider these benefits of joining a student organization while getting your degree. Then research opportunities available on your campus and choose an organization that will support you in achieving your personal, academic, and career objectives.

Personal Finance, Student Life

How To Be A Starbucks Super-Saver with the App 

Coffee is an important part of life for many people. Our fascination with this black substance ranges from not being able to function without it in the morning to enjoying a cup of coffee occasionally with friends. In this post, I invite you to explore the Starbucks app. The app has several obvious benefits for Starbucks itself and for its customers.

Student Life

How to Eat Healthy When You Are Busy: A Guide for Students 

In this article, we list selected concepts that have a potential for a  significant effect on the overall well-being, and, at the same time, can be followed by everyone regardless of circumstance. Overall, thinking about eating habits on a long-term scale is a winning strategy. To check if an action would make a good habit, ask yourself if you would want to do it weekly for the next 5 years. Every day counts and every week is another chance to start treating your body with respect that it deserves for serving you so well.

Student Life

We Received the Liebster Award for Bloggers! 

Yay, our very first Liebster Award! To be honest, it was one of our goals to be nominated since we started our blog in August. The Liebster Award is a great way for beginner bloggers like us to network and get to know each other on a more personal level. We are very grateful to amazing Julie from Riserva Tour and Travel for nominating our blog and helping us reach our goal. From our audience, it’s a chance to take a peek behind the scenes and get to know us better.