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Procrastination: Run After that Little Time Thief and Tackle it!

Scientists define procrastination as the voluntary delay of an action despite foreseeable negative future consequences. It is opting for short-term pleasure or mood at the cost of the long-term outcome.  Yup, that sounds about right. It’s the “feel good now” philosophy 🙂 We can talk…

Bummed Out and Craving Carbs?!? Mmmmmm Mac n’ Cheese…

As I chow down on my super yummy croissant this morning, that glorious little carby breakfast goodness got me thinking… I wish I could be this     ( all powerful and saying’ ) Hey You Carbs! Stay out of my belly! ( she says with serious mean…

Welcome Back!

Well it is that time of year again for students… HAPPY ACADEMIC NEW YEAR! It is great to have a new start half way through the year. Now, it is all about your approach to this new start that will make all of the…

Staying on Track: Creating a Grade Calculator to Curb Denial

Ok, prepare yourself for some serious excitement! I know that you have been waiting for this blog since I announced it last week. Seriously, who wouldn’t be excited about the cool things that you can do with Excel?!?! 😉 This is what a grade…

Part 2: New Years Resolutions: How to Set Personalized Goals

Well, we are two weeks into 2015 and this is the time where most resolutions start to waiver and fall off the priority list. This is NORMAL! Now is a great time to re-evaluate your goals or be more strategic about how you approach…

Welcome Students! Start Smart Presentation – Time Management & Note-Taking

Check Out My Presentation from Mohawk’s Start Smart Workshop Series! Smart Start January 2015 – Time Management and Note-Taking

Emotional Intelligence: Procrastination – Why You Do it…

“You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today” – Abraham Lincoln Starting today, I will be blogging about Procrastination. On Mondays I will link it to fostering your Emotional Intelligence and Wednesdays will be dedicated to building skills to deal with…