Is it possible to study and work part-time?
Yes, you can do it!
But like anything in life, you have to manage yourself. You don’t want to overdo it.
I recently received an email from a year 10 student called Ben. He explained his situation to me:
“I have a demanding part-time job and also have […]
Studying for tests and exams is hard work.
But you won’t be able to study effectively if you’re burned out, irritable and exhausted.
So it’s time to get serious about self care.
Self care practices will keep you mentally and physically strong.
But before we look at a range of […]
A teenager once came up to me and asked rather desperately –
“Can you please convince my mum that it’s OK for me to listen to music when I study? Please?!”
Whilst I felt for this 17 year old who clearly loved music and had been banned from listening to his iPod whilst he studied, I couldn’t help but ask myself “How […]
Update March 2018: Since writing this blog post, I have created a FREE eBook called 70 ways to ace your exams. This eBook contains strategies students say they use to help manage stress and anxiety when it comes to preparing for and taking exams. You can get your free copy here.