How to Make Studying Fun

Let’s get one thing straight: studying is boring, right?

You know the feeling: every time you have to read a textbook or review for a test, you start thinking of a million things that you’d rather be doing – like skydiving, or watching paint dry. You know, fun stuff.

Of course, studying is just something you have to do – which leads to the obvious question: if I have to do it, is there at least a way to make it fun?

The answer is yes, and today, we’ll be covering some mindsets and practical tricks you can use to make studying something you look forward to more often.

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8 Habits of Highly Successful Students

We have talked a lot about how to do well academically here at CIG.  That includes:

But of course, successful students don’t just do well academically; they usually do well all around.

So, the question is:

What separates truly successful students who have it together and do well in all areas of their lives, from the ones who just do well on the academic side of things? Read More…

When to Change Your Major (Ep. 163)

When you pick a major, you inherently don’t pick another major. You give up infinite potential lifetimes for whichever one you’re going for now.

Opportunity costs like this are the perfect breeding ground for uncertainty — and that uncertainty is bred very successfully. Various studies have found anywhere from 50% to 80% of students changing their major at least once in their college career.

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