“Where will I go to Study?”
Where should you Study? There is not a magic answer – but for each person there is a superior place to study. For each person a place dedicated to study is CRITICAL for excellent performance.
- What helps you focus? Light – Sound – Routine – Environment
- What distracts you? Noise – People – Internet – Phone
- Is the place availible and accessable for your schedule?
This article details a nice approach to refineing your optimal study location.
Here is a good idea – identify your learning style. Take this quick quiz to get started.The quiz is a fine begining – but don’t stop there. Find the learning center at your school, seek them out, and discover how they can assist.
Where NOT to study? Your dorm room! Years ago dorm rooms were fine places to study…not anymore. Most dorms rooms are entertainment centers. They are engineered to turn your brain off.To learn you want your Brain ON.
Speaking of Distractions – what about your laptop and phone?
Take a look at this article by Rob Nightingale. Solid steps to put you in charge of your technology.
About your phone – most phones have a “Do not disturb” feature. USE IT!
Finally – Don’t be confused by the differnece between what you like and what works well for you. Your perfect study place will help you get to work quickly and effectively. Quite an advantage. Find your ideal study location today.
Hint…look in the library!
In the next few weeks we will be reviewing the best possible questions to ask ourselves. I hope you will join us and more importantly utilize the questions to make your life the way you want it to be.