You’re not going to like what I’m about to say. Here goes!
They key to doing well at school (and in life) is to become comfortable with feeling uncomfortable.
The time has come to embrace boredom, anxiety, pain, and confusion.
Resist the urge to escape these uncomfortable mental states. Don’t distract yourself.
If you can […]
How do you stay sane and focused when working from home?
Managing oneself can be challenging, especially in stressful times. Over the past week, I’ve heard several people say:
“I’ll go stir crazy if I have to work from home!”
I’m here to tell you that working from home can be a lot of […]
Have you ever tried to change your behaviour, only to give up after a few days?
Whether it be learning a new language or an instrument, most people give up far too easily.
Why do we give up?
Because we get easily frustrated.
Why the frustration?
Because we […]
I recently overheard a year 12 student say to her friend:
“I can’t be bothered studying English … I can’t be bothered studying maths or biology … I’ll just sit here and do nothing.”
I suspect that this student was feeling overwhelmed by everything she had to do.
And we all […]