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Six Study Tips From a College Professor

Study hard, and be effective with these study tips. In order to be successful in college,  everyone knows it’s important to prepare and study for your classes. However, studying can be tough. To help make your studying easier and more successful, try incorporating these study tips into your routine. Study Tips - In [...]

By | May 20th, 2016|education|Comments Off on Six Study Tips From a College Professor

How to Study Effectively

How to Study Effectively: There's more to it than you might think. Studying, UGH! Let’s be honest, no one enjoys studying. It can be stressful and very overwhelming. At times (especially around finals) you may feel like studying for your classes and for exams consumes your entire life. Most students would agree that [...]

By | May 19th, 2016|education|Comments Off on How to Study Effectively

The Key to Effective Studying

Effective studying. This article will show you how to cut down on study time, improve your memory, and raise your test scores, all through effective studying. Time to Hit the Books With the new semester well underway, you’ll undoubtedly need to start studying for tests and midterm exams. As you read through class [...]

By | January 21st, 2016|education, Neuroplasticity, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Key to Effective Studying

Going Back to College – Some Simple Steps for Getting Back in the Game

Going back to college can be hard. Follow these tips to get ready. Going Back to College So, you've decided to make the commitment to get back to school. Whatever the circumstances surrounding this decision, going back to college requires commitment, direction, and planning, especially if you find yourself with a career or [...]

By | January 7th, 2016|education|Comments Off on Going Back to College – Some Simple Steps for Getting Back in the Game

Final Exam Checklist: Five Simple Steps to Acing Your Finals

Final Exam Checklist It’s finals week. Today is test day. You’ve studied, crammed, and haven’t slept in days. You’ve done just about everything you can think of to prepare for your final exam. There’s nothing left but to take the test, right? Believe it or not, there may be a few things you haven’t thought [...]

By | December 15th, 2015|education, Neuroplasticity|Comments Off on Final Exam Checklist: Five Simple Steps to Acing Your Finals

3 Reasons Why Speed Reading Will Make You a Better Employee

If it’s one thing that employees at small businesses or big companies hope to achieve at work, it’s productivity. Improving your productivity in the workplace has been associated with increased job fulfillment, as well as the likelihood of being promoted. One skill that is well within each person’s capability of accomplishing is speed reading. People who spend even just a little time each day striving to improve this skill can usually double their average reading speed within a matter of weeks. Learning to speed read will quickly become linked to your work productivity, and here are three reasons why it’ll definitely make you a better employee.

By | January 27th, 2015|education, eyeQ Thoughts, Reading, Time Management|Comments Off on 3 Reasons Why Speed Reading Will Make You a Better Employee

7 Reasons to Read Daily

A little over a year ago, The Huffington Post conducted a poll to gauge the amount of reading that Americans engage in on an annual basis. What they found might surprise you. They discovered from a sample of over 1,000 respondents that 28% of individuals did not read a single book during the year. There are myriad benefits that come from reading. Here are several reasons to read daily.

By | January 20th, 2015|education, eyeQ Thoughts, Reading|Comments Off on 7 Reasons to Read Daily

4 Effective Homework Tips for College Students

For most, college is anything but easy. Sure, there are loads of social events and opportunities to meet new people and hang with friends; however, the academics require a lot from students! One thing is certain, college students are often bogged down with more homework than they know how to handle. Here are 4 effective homework tips that can help any college student get a hold of the curricular workload.

By | January 13th, 2015|education|Comments Off on 4 Effective Homework Tips for College Students

The Benefits of Reading

A recent report from the Pew Research Center indicated that roughly 43% of millennials read “a book—in any format—on a daily basis,” and that 88% of Americans under 30 said they read a book in the past year. There may be many reasons for this trend, but it is quite possible that this is the case because young people have discovered the numerous benefits that come from extensive reading.

By | December 23rd, 2014|education|Comments Off on The Benefits of Reading

Why We Love Brain Games (And You Should, Too!)

Brain games have become a popular way for people young and old to stimulate their minds and even learn new skills. Here are a few reasons why we love brain games and why you should, too.

By | December 16th, 2014|education|Comments Off on Why We Love Brain Games (And You Should, Too!)