Academic Tips: How to Learn Online like a Pro

As learners (or students), how do we navigate this new world of online learning?

Some of us are not new to this. We have been taking courses online and but this is on a larger scale. And so we need help. Also, some are new to this form of learning.

First, you need to know that online learning requires more dedication and intentionality than required for the traditional schooling approach. You are basically in control of how you’re learning. There is no pressure to attend classes. While this can be fun, it can also be super frustrating. It becomes overwhelming at some point. You will feel the world is staring right at you and you can’t handle it. Your self-resolve and dedication to make it work is what will keep you going. … More Academic Tips: How to Learn Online like a Pro

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Notes on Failure- 2

In understanding that life simply happens, you in a way are prepared for the outcomes. Expect the best. Prepare for the best – it would not hurt to think of an alternative (s) as well.The goal is not to get caught up in sad occurrences and let those situations get the absolute best of us.If we lose now, we WILL win soon. … More Notes on Failure- 2

The Transition from School to Career

Don’t just settle for average or the bare minimum. Exude excellence. Mean what you say and say what you mean. Be a person who your boss can depend on to get the task done effectively within the set period of time. Don’t just sit around and wait for work to be handed over to you. Actively engage and look for ways in which you can help solve a problem. … More The Transition from School to Career

How Do I Convince My Parents About My Course of Choice?

If you didn’t have the chance to go for your passion in the first instance, it isn’t the end of the world. See it as an opportunity and not as a loss or waste of time. You can achieve that which you set your mind on. Time has not been wasted; you have gained more knowledge. But make sure you never drop your passion. … More How Do I Convince My Parents About My Course of Choice?

Frequently Asked Questions by Teenagers About the University

I remember the smile on my face when I received my admission letter. I received it with such a great demeanor and pride that I was now an undergraduate, even though I had no idea what undergraduates do in a university. Getting admission into a tertiary institution is a great deal, and it is a milestone. The first step into greatness and educational success. The best way to manage your passion is to understand what you want, and start developing yourself in it. … More Frequently Asked Questions by Teenagers About the University