The study strategy you can’t live without…

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What’s a study strategy you can’t live without?
For me, it’s mind mapping (i.e., visual note taking).
Mind mapping helped me go from getting 1 out of 20 on my first test at university to completing degrees in Law and Psychology. It helped me get a PhD scholarship and complete my doctoral thesis.
Whenever I felt overwhelmed or didn’t understand […]

Visual note-taking for people who think they can’t draw

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If I asked you to draw a picture of a chicken what would your reaction be? “No way, I can’t draw” or “Sure, no problem!”?
Many people I work with have a black and white view when it comes to drawing. They think they either can or can’t draw.
For this reason, teaching any form of visual note-taking to students, such as mind mapping, […]