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#36 Power of Failure

MINDSET: The Power of Failure To Learn, Problem Solve and Achieve Excellence All too often in our schools the fear of failure paralyses performance. Worse than that, far too many students see “failure” in a result as a reflection of themselves. It usually sounds like...

#35 Kaizen

  Sometimes students think that ‘study skills‘ is just something you need to be concerned with when you are at school. This is not the case at all. For example, most jobs will require learning and training, certification and assessment. Planning, managing...

#34 Mindset: Focus

MINDSET: Focus Recent studies reveal:  People who focus, have self – control and delay gratification have better quality lives regardless of social or economic backgrounds.  The ability to focus helps you learn faster.  Being able to switch your focus on and...

#33 Overcoming Procrastination

Do you ever find yourself procrastinating? You mean to start work on an assignment, but you just keep putting it off until it ends up being a mad rush the night before it is due. The Overcoming Procrastination topic looks at the reasons why students procrastinate and...

#32 Mindset of Champions

Mental Mindset of Champions 3 Mindset Success Strategies Studies have revealed a common trait among successful people – champions in their field. Attitude and mindset is a critical ingredient to the success of champions.  Knowing how to change your mindset is a...