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Tips to Improve Time Management Skills

Effective time management is one of the keys to achieving academic success.   Have you ever felt that the topics and syllabus to be covered is just too much?  Perhaps, it is too overwhelming.   Do you find that you cannot keep up with the topics?  Without proper time management skills, chances of students feeling this way and feeling lost in a sea of information is high.  The following are a few tips to improve time management skills. Tips to improve time management skills Prepare a good study time-table: Preparing a good study time-table is an important aspect of ensuring that time is managed well for effective studying.   The time-table needs to be a little flexible as it may be difficult to revise numerous topics well on a tight schedule.  Also, inspiring posters and pictures can also be included in the time-table … Continue reading

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Handling interruptions to student’s learning

It is not uncommon to find a lot of interruptions to your daily work and activities. When you have multiple interruptions it becomes difficult to focus on what needs to be done. Consider the various occasions on which you have not been able to perform.  Make sure you note down all of the times the task you were doing got interrupted by someone or something.  There may be a number of different factors involved like emails, conversations with friends, phone calls,  someone stopping by at home and more. It is important to make sure that you are able to work uninterrupted when you sit down to study or prepare for your exams. Once you have an idea of what are the daily interruptions that interfere with your normal functioning you can work on them one day at a time. Make … Continue reading

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Benefits of studying past CBSE exam papers

Past papers are an important resource that many of the students use when preparing for their exams. When working on previous exam papers students can also get a better idea of what to prepare for and which areas of the exam portions are more important. When people sit down to study they often are stumped about where the resources they require can be found. The problem with past exam papers is that many of the times finding an authentic source is important.  A Lot of the past papers come from students or teachers. Sometimes websites claiming to offer free past exam papers have spurious content. You can even request the board for past sample papers. Else find some legitimate websites which will provide you with quality content.  You can talk to the course head and discuss the papers or ask … Continue reading

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Multitasking and time management

Being a student comes with innumerable responsibilities today. Gone are the days when school simply involved classes, tests and at the most a few competitive sports. Today, schools are a platform for not just classroom learning but also learning outside of it. There are innumerable activities for students and while it does result in an over all development of the kids, we need to stop to think if it is all becoming too much. Today nearly every industry imaginable has a tie-up with schools and offers camps to villages, industrial visits, educational workshops and lots more, but how many of them are actually about helping the student in real? Many students end up running between cities for various camps and debates and then immediately return to cope with the pressures of schools and exams. Perhaps some have grown more competitive … Continue reading

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Time management tips and tricks

Do you worry that you may not manage to finish your exams on time? Are you always wondering how everyone seems to have enough time to write but you get stuck? Does the thought of your upcoming exam have you in a nervous spell? There are ways to sort things out and exams don’t have to be a nightmare. Time management does not require excessive planning or work. It is all about simple skills about learning to juggle multiple activities. You can easily manage things if you try to follow certain simple techniques: Plan Ahead When you work on performing for your CBSE exams,you need to be focused. There is of course the daily work you have to do, assignments and more but that is just for the day. There is lots more that goes into planning things out for … Continue reading

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Stop procrastinating through better time management

Everyone wants to stop procrastinating and do things on time. Often it is seen that we are walking from one room to another, using your social networking sites, watching random videos or fiddling with your phone every now and then. If you want to be able to do proper time management you should learn not to procrastinate. The biggest reason why we put off till tomorrow what can be done today is because the work is too difficult. This is because we are trying to do one too many things at once. It is important to understand that it is simply not possible to do everything at one go and hence breaking up activities into smaller modules is essential. Change of location: Routine and regular surrounding can sap your energy. If you want to feel refreshed or find more enthusiasm, … Continue reading

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