5 Genuine Productivity Tips

5 Genuine Productivity Tips Procrastination is evil, especially considering the fact that the list of things you might want or need to do is never-ending. Learning how to balance rest, personal activities, and work related tasks can be really important. Here are a couple of tips on how to be more productive without great efforts.

Find Your Priorities

There is a popular technique that consists of writing out all the things you might want to do on a piece of paper and then crossing them out till only ten or twelve remain. The elimination process helps you to realize about what you care the most. Do not waste precious time on anything else. Continue reading

Top 5 Essential Travel Tips

Essential Travel Tools Before starting any trip, it is important to pack up, isn’t it? Many travelers start with clothes items, footwear, foods, and drinks. Therefore, they tend to forget about other things that are also necessary when they travel. Here is a list of the things that are definitely worth taking whenever you are planning to hit the trails and discover the world.

Duct Tape

Believe it or not, this multi-functional item is essential for any type of traveler. This tool can serve as a repairer whenever you break any non-electric item. It can also serve as a repairer for clothes items. However, I recommend taking tread and a needle for this purpose.

Duct tape can also be used to fix any holes or tears on your suitcase, backpack or handbag. The next time you travel somewhere, take this simple-to-pack tool along with you. This way, you won’t worry how to fix your belongings. Continue reading

How Children Are Being Influenced by Ads

Children Influenced by Ads All marketing techniques pursue one goal – to make people use the product that is being advertised. However, sometimes the target market can become apprehensive, and as a result, the advertisement fails to fulfil its ultimate mission. In such cases, marketers start looking for other social groups they can target, and that’s when children and teenagers are being exposed the most. What are the techniques used by marketing companies to influence children? They are not dramatically different from general ones because they still follow the rule of 4Ps in marketing – Product, Promotion, Price, and Place. Every company conducts a research that aims to find out what children are interested in, and then it builds a whole campaign around promoting their products using the discovered information as the basis. Continue reading

Useful Tips on How to Write an Essay

How to Write an Essay For people who do not often deal with essays, an essay is just a high school piece of writing of little importance. Who really cares about essays except teachers who assign them? However, one of the essay definitions says that is it a literary composition on a specific subject.

You may be surprised to find out that you have to deal with this kind of activity more than just in school or college. Some people perform this kind of activity throughout all their life!

Just think about a great amount of jobs, which require from you writing of office memos, various reports etc. So, essay writing should not be underestimated and requires specific skills.

How to do this stressful activity more enjoyable? Do not worry; I am here to share my experience with you! Continue reading

Top 8 Part-Time Jobs for College Students

Top 8 Part-Time Jobs for College Students We have some outstanding news for students – you don’t have to wait until you get your diploma and graduate to start earning money. Academic Tutor Review your grades and identify the class that you’re excellent at. It can be the Japanese language, Calculus, Organic Chemistry or any other discipline. If you have great knowledge in a certain field, you can start tutoring other students, who are not as talented as you in this subject. Decide how much you will charge per hour, find the clients and start to work. In case you feel confused about tutoring people of your age, you can teach high school students.

Babysitter

You’re thinking that it’s not an appropriate job for a college student, right? Think again! Babysitters are paid very generously. If you see that there are days of the weeks when you have no classes, you can use this time to work as a babysitter. In order to find families which are looking for babysitters near, you use websites, for instance, Care.com. Continue reading

Top 4 Tips of Writing an Argumentative Essay

Argumentative Essays

Defining an Argumentative Essay

In an argumentative essay, the student is required to:
  • investigate the selected topic thoroughly;
  • collect and evaluate the necessary evidence in order to support the argument;
  • establish a firm and unshakable position.
It’s necessary to note that sometimes students mix up expository and argumentative essays. Although these types of essay are similar, an argumentative essay is different from an expository one in regard to the amount of pre-writing activities and research involved. It should be stressed that an argumentative essay requires conducting detailed and thorough research unlike an expository one, which involves less research and is short. Doing research for an argumentative essay typically includes collecting data through observations, interviews, experiments or surveys. In-depth research like this allows the students to immerse in the studied material and understand different, often conflicting points of view. Irrespective of the amount of research that the students perform, an argumentative essay should follow the sound reasoning and establish a clear thesis. Continue reading

6 Mistakes in Essay Writing That All Students Should Avoid

Mistakes in Essay Writing Most of the guides on essay writing advise you to make a solid thesis statement and to stick to the structure. While these tips are definitely important, they’re not the only ones that you should consider if you want to become a successful essay writer. When you learn how to write your essay without the following six mistakes, the quality of your papers will increase dramatically.
  • Too many Arguments. Both essay guides and your professor want you to defend your thesis statement with solid arguments. This is why too many students end up including too many unnecessary arguments in their essay. In case you’re working with a basic 5-paragraph essay, you don’t need to include countless quotes, data and statistics. Three argumentsare enough.
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