The Danger of All-Nighters

This is a guest post by Sam.

Pulling an all nighter happens to the best of us, various reasons can occur to cause it, such as forgetting that important test you have tomorrow, or if we were too busy socialising during the weekend to recognise the importance of the test until it’s almost too late. […]

By |February 21st, 2013|Guest Posts, Observations|1 Comment

Learning Random Skills: Playing the Guitar

‘I’ll probably never learn to play any instrument’ – Me (yes the guy with the shameless self-shot picture with the guitar)

That would be the TL;DR (short summary) of probably every conversation I had in the past about playing an instrument. I never played one, I would never play one. Music just ‘wasn’t my thing’.

That […]

By |February 14th, 2013|Observations, Personal Development, Random|2 Comments

Kickstart Your Habits with Chains

We are just over a week into the new year! Still, I want to wish you the best for 2013, may all your dreams come true.

So, how are you doing on those resolutions? Nine days in, big chance of already having a screw-up or two.

Not me. My new years resolution? Making my bed every […]

Student Loan Debt – The Current Situation

This is a guest post by Sam.

The amount of student debt is climbing at a significant rate. It was announced by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that the figure crossed the earlier estimate made by New York of $1 trillion in the fourth quarter 2012, and the figure is to rise further according to experts.

All […]

By |January 9th, 2013|Guest Posts, Personal Development|0 Comments

Changing your Productivity System: a Bad Thing?

Working with students on productivity I always come across of simple questions like ‘which to-do app should I use’. If you’ve been paying attention to all of the 150+ articles written on this blog you will notice there are very little suggestions on this site on which productivity system you should use.

Why? Because I […]

By |December 14th, 2012|Observations, Productivity|0 Comments

Why You Should Stop Feeling Nice

Every once in a while I get in a philosophical state of mind, today is such a day and I wrote some things down. Bear with me, next post will be more of a ‘quick tip’ again. For now some musings, thoughts or whatever you would like to call it.
Feeling Nice as a Feedback […]

By |November 22nd, 2012|Observations, Personal Development, Productivity|1 Comment