What to do now exams are over

Home   1. Celebrate Once we hit high school — especially when NCEA starts ruling our schedule — we might feel like we’re constantly stuck between doing work and procrastinating doing work. The bad news is that the modern world encourages busyness and often makes it...

Why taking study breaks is important

Home   There are two types of people in this world who study for extended periods at a time.  1. Those who are absolutely determined to be one of the seven people nationwide who gets E in Level 3 unfamiliar text, and2. Those who have left everything to the last minute...

Top 10 Spots to Study in Wellington (Part 2)

Home How many times have you fallen victim to the temptation of studying from the comfort of your own bed, only to find yourself accidentally binge-watching the entire series of Brooklyn Nine-Nine instead?   It’s relatively obvious that this isn’t exactly the most...

Top 10 Spots to Study in Auckland (Part 2)

Home Sometimes it’s awesome to be able to crack open a textbook and highlight "just the important bits" from the comforts of our own bed.Other times, it’s easy to open up your internet browser and accidentally watch the first 3 seasons of Brooklyn Nine-Nine on Netflix...

Getting Through Your Last Exam

Home The exam season is coming to a close but for those of you who still have one or two to smash out, we've got some motivation to get you through!  Also advice for those who had exams that didn't go so well.Next week (or the week after) we'll be talking about...

How to bounce back from a bad exam: a step-by-step guide

Home   A bad exam can be a massive blow to your confidence, self-esteem and motivation.    Let’s be real. When you put your blood, sweat and tears into something only to get rick-rolled by NCEA, it hurts like heck. Worse still when Becky won’t stop pestering you about...

How to cram for your exam

Home   Okay, we get it, you haven’t quite found the time to Pomodoro your way through 2018 and you’ve found yourself Googling whether the pill from Limitless is a real thing.   Unfortunately, it’s not (and the only drugs you should be consuming are caffeine and love,...