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Six Study Tips From a College Professor

Six Study Tips From a College Professor

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 Class: For more successful studying, follow these tips while you’re in

Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension

What Is Reading Comprehension? Since the time we were in grade school, we’ve been told it’s important to have excellent reading comprehension. But what exactly does it mean to comprehend what you read? And how do you go about improving it? Reading comprehension is the ability to “read text, process it, and understand its meaning.”

Speed Reading and School

Speed Reading and School

Is speed reading a real thing? There’s a lot of speculation as to whether or not speed reading is a “real thing.” Some people claim to be able to read at speeds as high as 2,000 words per minute. This may seem extreme and appear to be a hoax, but believe it or not, it

How to Study for a Test

How to Study for a Test

How to Study for a Test It’s nearing the end of the semester and every college student knows what that means…FINALS! You may think you know how to study for a test, but there’s more to it than you realize. Studying for any test is no easy task! Doing well on an exam requires a

How to Study Effectively

How to Study Effectively

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 studying is a necessary evil. There seems to be no way to escape the

Book Review: “Focus on Impact” by Wendy Lipton-Dibner

Book Review: “Focus on Impact” by Wendy Lipton-Dibner

The Book Each of us has an impact on the people we meet, but most of us never stop to think about or measure the impact we have. The most successful entrepreneurs are those who focus on IMPACT.  Studies have shown that when executives and companies focus on money, more than the impact of their product

How to Kick Procrastination

How to Kick Procrastination

For today’s post, we are featuring a guest author. Makenzie Strottner is a freshman in college, but already has more certifications and qualifications than most professionals. She’s also the newest employee here at Infinite Mind. Makenzie came to me with an idea for an article about procrastination. She told me about her experience in the

Grade “A” Students with Low Test Scores

Grade “A” Students with Low Test Scores

Is This You? You’re a bright student. You get A’s on all of your assignments, you study hard, participate in class, your papers are flawless, and your professor loves you. You’re the perfect student! Yet somehow, you can’t seem to get an “A” on an exam to save your life, and so your grades suffer.

The Key to Effective Studying

The Key to 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 notes, emails, outlines, and

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

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

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 a family this time around! It’s easy to become quickly intimidated by the requirements of