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Powernapping – Rather Short than Long

Powernapping. One of my biggest interests and one of the biggest interests of the students I am helping to live a more successful college life. With a powernap you can easily turn a lazy afternoon into a productive one.

If you are interested in the subject, I have an elaborate article about it, called ‘The […]

By |October 22nd, 2012|Observations, Personal Development, Productivity|0 Comments

Four Energy-saving Tips for Savvy Students

Everything’s as you imagined: You just signed the lease on your new house or apartment at school and you’re all revved up to move in with your best buddies and future roommates. Cherish it – don’t let the honeymoon fade any quicker than it has to. But with that in mind, know that not […]

By |October 22nd, 2012|Guest Posts, Observations, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Restrain yourself from Distracting Websites with SelfControl

Quick post today. Ever have troubles focusing when you have to do work on the computer? Hopefully you are already using the Pomodoro Technique, which can help a lot. Seriously, this is a good read and a great technique. I use it on a daily basis.

With the Pomodoro Technique you basically have four 25-minute […]

By |October 11th, 2012|Personal Development, Productivity|1 Comment

5 Things College Students Don’t Know About Car Insurance

College students paying their own way – who are becoming more in number due to the country’s economic troubles – often struggle to pay their expenses. When it comes to things like rent, utilities, gas and groceries, the bills can pile up quickly. And then when you add in auto insurance payments, it seems […]

By |October 11th, 2012|Guest Posts|0 Comments

5 Ways to Beat the Homesick Blues the First Year Away at College

The days are getting darker and darker and those like little gremlins flu and colds are wickedly starting to flourish. Moreover, this year the world seems to be on the precipice of eternal Armageddon. Add in, “I’m away from home, my classes are hard and I haven’t made any friends,” and anyone’s mood can […]

By |September 25th, 2012|Guest Posts, Observations, Personal Development|2 Comments

Pause Your Inbox – Thoughts on Forming a Habit

Do you have the email addiction problem? Are you anything like me and wake up with checking email, spend your day checking email and go to bed with, yes indeed, checking email?

I personally hate this habit of mine and I’ve been looking for a solution for a long time. Now there is a little […]

By |September 12th, 2012|Observations, Personal Development, Productivity|0 Comments