The Dos and Don’ts of Note-taking

Taking notes is one of the most important skills we can develop as students and lifelong learners. Throughout education, our teachers continually urge us to give note-taking our best efforts, and not without good reason.…

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Character, Language, and Finding Our Deeper Values

The culture of a given society has several layers. Firstly, there are the arts and the achievements, symbols, the figures who represent the nation’s history and contemporary circumstances. A deeper layer, requiring consistent engagement with…

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On Overcoming Panic And Finding The Right Mindset For Exams

Meeting someone who faces exams with a cold indifference is a rarity. Sure, you can tell apart people who personify ‘exam stress’ from the chilled out. Most of us, however, have experienced everything from clammy…

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5 Simple Habits That Will Improve Your Writing

I wholeheartedly believe that everyone, not just published or aspiring authors, can benefit from taking the time to work on their writing skills. There are countless examples of when good written communication can work in…

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The Importance of Thinking Bigger

Without detail, the world would seldom be able to function. Detail ties everything together, from our day to day schedules to the most intricate machines and international trade deals. Understanding the subtleties makes you an…

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