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What are the three parts of a quality world?
1.People we most want to be with
2. things we most want to own
3. system of beliefs that govern our behavior
What are the four major arenas of life?
The process you take to become a more successful student
What are the six steps of academic transformation?
Assess your current academic situation
Set short/long term academic goals based on your values
Create a list of immediate objectives and an action plan to meet them
Work to accomplish objectives
Evaluate your progress
Make adjustments as needed, and repeat
What are the six qualities of an autonomous learner?
Set realistic goals for academic achievement
Understand their learning strengths/weaknesses
Manage their behaviors to reach their goals
Use effective and adaptive learning strategies
Use appropriate resources in a timely way
What is one advantage of a time-table?
You can see the progress you are making if you cross out or highlight each task as its completed
5 advantages of being organized
Keep on schedule and meet deadlines
Complete work with less pressure
Build confidence about your ability to cope
avoid overlapping assignments
Assessment of the benefits of completing a task against the loss if the task is not finished
Relates to the length of time before the task must be completed
What are the five "good working habits"?
Do important work when you are at your most productive
Make the most of small scraps of time
Have a plan
Extend your working day
Who said "procrastination is the thief of time?"
Procrastination involves these 5 things:
Convincing yourself low priority work is more important
Switching among tasks often
Talking and not doing
Planning and not working
Five steps to getting started on an academic task
Improve your study environment
Work in short bursts
Find a way to start
Ask for help
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