The title of this post seemed impossible? How can learning be simple? Relax - you can discover the simplicity behind the learning process if you take a positive approach. First of all, you need to make a difference between studying and learning. When you’re studying, you take information and you memorise it. Learning, on… Continue reading 10 Reasons why learning can be easy

  People tend to lose almost 40% of new information within the first 24 hours of first reading or hearing it. If notes are taken effectively , it is possible to retain and retrieve almost 100% of the received information. Effective note taking is interactive, and it concerns using the original notes numerous times to… Continue reading Which is the most effective way to take notes?

Which academy is the right academy?

How many students do you know who have a clear idea about what their future holds?- In my experience, very few. With this in mind, selecting a college or university is, certainly an important decision and there are many factors to take into consideration. Such a choice has to be fully thought-through. Choosing which University,…… Continue reading Which academy is the right academy?

Mind Maps for better studies

If you are a university or college student, you probably make notes when you are attending classes or reading your text books. Upon this you probably review the notes you made when you are preparing for exams, which enables you study better. You may have wondered if there a right way or a wrong way…… Continue reading Mind Maps for better studies

If you went to business school even as recently as a few years ago, you probably spent a lot of time learning about mind maps, to-do lists, and the importance of taking good notes. Such ideas sound antiquated to the latest batch of graduates, but the ideas behind the action of taking notes or drawing… Continue reading Mind maps and -to do lists- for the digital era

English grammar: Verbs

The verbs are one of the basic word categories in the English language. In the infograph below you will be able to see the general categorization and characteristics of the  verbs.