Eight underrated things to remember on the first school day

What are the most underrated tips for the first school day that can help both parents and kids? The tips are very simple, a product of experience. You might know them and yet I wish someone told me these tips years ago, TLDR 1. Communicate realistic expectations 2. Minimize logistics but provide backups 3. Extracurricular …

Truly massive memory structures

Massive memory structures are important for learning entire areas of expertise. Multiple books, articles, conferences, dates and people, and practical experiences can coexist in one context when the context is flexible and can hold around 1 mil keywords. With some training, anyone can build and maintain such structures. Lessons learned during the last 5 years …

5 Best Paraphrasing Tools for College Students

Paraphrasing is an important skill that can especially help students do well when writing unique material for college assignments. There are two main requirements for good paraphrasing. First, you need to understand what is it that you want to write about. Having a clear understanding of the subject matter can help you write a lot …

The useful authentic self vs the real life

What is our unique offering? How can we be both ourselves and competitive in the modern environment? The key is authenticity, but a well-orchestrated one. Basically we develop a winning skillset and then own it. That’s a very human quality. More reading  here, here, here, and here. Why should we be authentic? Anna often tells …

Best Apps for Budget Management of Personal Account

There are a lot of tools out there that may help the users to balance their budget, keep their costs to a minimum, and can increase their savings. Budgeting applications are those applications that allow users to track their personal finances. These can easily be accessed by computer, tablet, and mobile devices. It works best …

Why You Deserve a Workation

Do you ever mistakenly take an all-nighter and wonder where the time has gone? Is your daily routine feeling repetitive and uninspired? It might be time for you to take a work vacation (commonly known as a workation, to some).  Workations are great vacation options for singles and young professionals who want to explore the …

6 Benefits Of Mobile Gaming To Your Personal Development

Introduction While still a relatively new industry, mobile gaming has seen a significant increase in popularity in the last decade. Smartphones are capable of a wide range of functions these days, with gaming being one of the most popular. This has been noticed by businesses as well. In 2021, mobile games will have produced the …

The New Wave of Business Networking in 2022

The excitement of getting dressed, assembling your physical portfolio, and circling a room of industry professionals was a nerve-wracking yet thrilling part of the in-person networking experience. There once was a time when in-person events were the go-to for making new connections, with 95% of people agreeing that face-to-face meetings allowed for better business relationships. …

Are Mobile Games A Waste Of Time Or A Learning Opportunity?

Are mobile games a complete waste of time? Or are they — at the root — unique learning opportunities? The majority of people believe that mobile games are only there for distraction. However, recent studies show that there might be more to mobile games than meets the eye.  Benefits of Playing Mobile Games Mobile games …