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Hard Work Is Not Enough

Hard Work

You must work hard to excel in your academics or career and rank among the best. But just working hard is not enough, you need to adopt a system that provides you feedback on how you perform per time and helps you continually improve. Hard work is not enough Report from a research by the psychologist …

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Writing as a Life Skill

Writing as a life skill

Writing is one of the most important skills you need to succeed in life. Whether in school or at work, the ability to write well can make a huge difference in your performance. Its benefits extend even to your well being and quality of your relationships. You can write in many different forms such as journal …

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How to Make a Good Presentation

The following slides provide a straight-to-the-point guide on how you can excel when you present. [iframe src=”https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1H3zGeGqR-g9QpUe4t_syPvzgl9Ym6uxAWnvhF8EQ_N8/embed?start=false&loop=false&delayms=10000″ frameborder=”0″ width=”640″ height=”389″ allowfullscreen=”true” mozallowfullscreen=”true” webkitallowfullscreen=”true”]

Speaking in Public

The intern made a little list on her jotter, the items were the things she feared about speaking in public. Our talk was long overdue. Here are two items from her list: Not sure if what she said would make sense Fear of making [grammatical] mistakes while speaking The fears she expressed are the same …

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What’s Your Passion?

“What do I do with my life?“ The easy answer is usually a question: “What is your passion?” It could be singing, playing music, speaking, cars, teaching children, reading books, gardening, cooking, computers: some may become careers or businesses one day. But it is not always easy. Some people find it difficult to identify a unique passion or …

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