Month: June 2014

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College Success Tip #47

Theme: Stress Tolerance Twitter Quote: Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. Confucius eLearn Module:  Stress Tolerance Why this skill is important… You are probably feeling the pressure as the semester is starting to ramp up…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Weekly Study Skill Tip #4

Active Learning Strategies – “Clear as Mud” This is a really simple and great strategy for creating a list of questions that you can use to help your understanding of a topic. If you do this every class, and keep an ongoing list of…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Success Tip #46

Theme: Stress Management through Emotional Self Awareness Twitter Quote:   Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.  Madame Curie eLearn Module: Emotional Self Awareness Why this is important… Everyone has a wonderful communication system that tells them what…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Weekly Study Skill Tip #3

Active Learning – “One Minute Paper” Here is a really quick and easy way to check what you have learned, what you need understand better and what questions you may need to ask your professor or classmates. Next Steps: Use a few minutes at…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Success Tip #45

Theme: Keeping on Track Twitter Quote: Courage is resistance to fear; mastery of fear, not absence of fear. Mark Twain eLearn Module: Impulse Control Why this skill is important… Attending classes during the summer months can sometimes be really hard. It is nice outside,…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Weekly Study Skill Tip #2

Study Skill Theme: Goal Setting Creating Goal Statements: Writing Your Goals in the Form of a Question Last week I talked about SMART Goals. This week I am proposing a quick and easy strategy for increasing the chances that your set goals can be…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Success Tip #44

Twitter Quote:  “To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.” Denis Waitley  “…Concentrate on our successes…” It sounds easier than in really is, but it just takes a bit of practice…

Your success path will be hard work, and often outside your comfort zone, but it is worthwhile.

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Weekly Study Skill Tip #1

Study Skill Theme: Goal Setting Guiding Quote:  “By losing your goal, You have lost your way” – Friedrich Nietzsche Next Steps: Getting started on the right foot means having defined and realistic goals that work for you. Check out this resource for more information SMART Goal Setting….

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Success Tip #43

Twitter Quote: “Instead of thinking about what you’re missing, try thinking about what you have, that everyone else is missing.” Unknown Often when you are starting something new, like college, you may feel very nervous and insecure about your ability to succeed. When most people feel…

Instead of thinking about what you’re missing, try thinking about what you have, that everyone else is missing. Unknown Author