Study Methods For Your Personality Type – Pt 2

In Part 1 of this topic, we discussed how the MBTI or Myers-Briggs Type Indicator categorises individuals into 16 personality types based on several preferences, such as extraversion or introversion. While many personality tests and models, such as the more recent Holland Occupational Themes, Myers-Briggs remains the most popular and …

Defeat Brain Fog For Powerful Memory

Difficulty concentrating, or feeling mildly down and anxious? The dreaded brain fog affects all of us at some point or another. A Journal of the Clinical Autonomic Research Society published a study in 2013, using the Wood Mental Fatigue Inventory test (WMFI) to research information on brain fog. The main …

Sleeping Methods For Active Learning

As a student who has to assimilate a lot of information in a limited space of time, you may be looking at ways to help this process. Did you know that not only how much you sleep but when you sleep, what you do before you sleep and possibly during …

Study Methods For Your Personality Type – Pt 1

Many companies the world over, use some kind of psychometric or personality testing on prospective job candidates. Usually, the higher the level of skill required for a job, the greater the likelihood of personality testing. Why? This tends to be a good indicator of how an individual will tolerate stress, …

Efficiently Balance Revision and Coursework

The pressure to keep up with revising and preparing for exams while still juggling heaps of coursework can be overwhelming and often feels like an impossible feat. Not only do you have to learn new work, but also retain what you have covered previously well enough to get the mark …

3 Exercises That Improve Study Performance

There is nothing worse than getting up from your desk at 2AM to go make that fifth cup of coffee for the evening, and hardly being able to stand. Your legs are stiff, your back aches and somewhere between your neck and the head is a looming migraine. After hours …

To Eat or Not to Eat on Exam Day? Here Is The Answer!

As a student, you probably know what a challenge it is to remain calm, come the day of your exam. No matter how many essay writing examples you’ve worked through or how many studies preparation you’ve done, there’s always that lurching feeling in your stomach. That’s because your body actually …

Tips On Using Your Student Discount

Being a student normally means that you are broke and academically focussed. The dark tunnel leading to your graduation seems so close, but yet so far away. In most countries like the UK, it can be quite expensive to be a student, and who has time to get a part-time …