Blogging 101

Pages vs. Posts If you’re new to WordPress you may be wondering what’s the big deal behind Pages and Posts. At first glance they appear to be one and the same: if you were to create either a new page or a new post you’d be presented with nearly identical interfaces and in many cases the public appearance of pages …

Effective Learning Strategies

Study with Purpose It is easy to overlook an important initial step in a study session. It involves outlining a clear purpose for the study time by strategically using goals. In particular, we will discuss using what are known as S.M.A.R.T. goals. The S.M.A.R.T. acronym is a useful guideline for ensuring an objective is both helpful and attainable. It is …

Tips For Effective Studying

Keep your notes and references organized. When you’re facing an upcoming exam or working through homework problems, you don’t want to spend your time rifling through backpacks and notebooks to find your study materials.   You won’t beat your head against the desk wondering if you’re actually getting somewhere. You will make progress that is demonstrable. This also boosts confidence. …