Ho ho ho it’s Phoebe the Grinch here to talk about EXAMS — everyone’s favorite subject! I know there are a dozen posts about exams on this blog already, but there’s not much else to talk about this time of year except how to afford Christmas presents on a student budget, and on that topic I’ve … More Giving Danish Exams a Go
This blog hasn’t seen any love in quite some time. There’s no one to blame but myself…. and my wicked, wicked procrastination on many levels of my life. Now more than ever, I’m working on getting my life back on track (which track? who knows but ANY track would be nice!). My planner has deadline fever and … More Deadlines schmedlines OR I’m a big procrastinator
The end is nigh! After months and months of painstaking reading and taking notes; after weeks and weeks of courses and group meetings; the end of the world is finally upon us. Okay perhaps end of the world is a bit of an exaggeration in explaining the exam period, but there are certainly times when it … More Exam meltdown approaching: 5 tips to surviving the exam apocalypse
It is a rainy Saturday here in Aarhus and much of my day has felt a little like this: It got me thinking about productivity and the rain. Supposedly productivity increases as sunny weather decreases, if anything based on the fact that there is less to do outside and less to distract you from getting … More Rain and productivity: Is there really a better result?
Finding motivation on a Monday is usually difficult. Finding motivation on a Monday of the week of Fall Break when the sun is also shining in Denmark is almost impossible! As I was going some research over the weekend (and successfully procrastinating), I came across this video on the science of productivity. I found kind … More Motivation Monday: Dissecting Productivity