In pre-internet days, it was much easier to focus and complete your work.
If you were struggling, you couldn’t escape to the worlds of Facebook, YouTube and Netflix for instant relief.
How do I know?
Because I was born before 1985. I know what it feels like to be a student with and without the Internet. […]
Do you feel scattered and overwhelmed? Can’t find the things you need to get started with your work? Is your workspace a mess?
Being disorganised can create inner turmoil, stress and confusion. If you can’t find basic items (e.g. your textbooks or assignment sheet) you run the risk of giving up before you even […]
Are you overwhelmed by too much information? Are you surrounded by piles of paper?
A professional organiser once said to me that 80% of what you file away you will never look at again.
So why hold on to it?
When it comes to papers entering your space, you have to be ruthless.
If you allow your papers to take over, chances […]
Have you seen the snickers commercial with grumpy Joe Pesci?
He’s handed a snickers bar, eats it and suddenly everything is better.
It’s a clever ad because we can all relate to feeling grumpy when we’re hungry.
But the snickers ad is misleading and doesn’t actually tell the full story.
A snickers bar or any chocolate bar for that matter will […]