Nowadays there is an alarming increase in ADHD symptoms among both children and adults. Of course, ADHD is more readily diagnosed nowadays; but it’s interesting how the increase in ADHD parallels the increase in the use of technology, including smart phones, social media, computer games and the Internet. This is why it is more important than ever to avoid outsourcing your life to your electronic devices and improve your time management skills.
In the following lines you will find tips on how to pay more attention to routines and habits in your workday and how this can make your days easier. (more…)
“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” Michael Jordan
Have you ever led a high performing team or worked in one? What made it different to other teams you have worked with? High performing teams tend to be tight knit with a real focus on achieving their goals and able to overcome any obstacles thrown in their way.
Here are ten of the qualities that are common amongst high performing teams; (more…)
The international, research-basedMaster’s programme in Environmental Engineering at Aalborg University, Denmark offers you the opportunity to participate in the development of new processes and technology, which can form the base for sustainable energy production and resource management. Does this sound interesting? Then just continue reading and find out more. (more…)
At some point in your career you’ll need a professional resume. If you hope to find a new job or a better job, a resume is a must-have if you want to land an interview. You should also have an updated resume at all times because you just never know when a great career opportunity will come your way and you don’t want to have to scramble to put together your resume.
Try these 8 tips for writing a professional resume: (more…)
After they graduate, students of technical fields are often attracted to work at ŠKODA AUTO – a company that they regard as an ideal employer. This is the outcome of a survey carried out by Universum which included feedback from more than 10,000 students from 60 Czech universities. The car manufacturer is also popular among economics students, whose votes placed it in third place. (more…)
Do exams make you nervous? Are you worried about failing or under-performing? It doesn’t need to be this way.
As an aspiring global educator, students from all around the world regularly ask me about what I believe are the most effective study habits. The following 7 tips have been designed for you to SUCCEED when studying for examinations. (more…)
Would you like to be one of the business leaders of the next generation? Then why not consider studying for a Master of Science in Management at the well-knownDutch Nyenrode Business University?Their students developleadership, entrepreneurship and stewardship skills. In this article we gathered some basic facts about this Master program and the Nyenrode University itself.
One thing that some of us are good at is remembering all the mistakes we have made in the past. This especially applies to not-so-confident people. It is almost as though they have a running commentary of their failures, their mistakes and their mishaps. This feeds into the negative internal dialogue of “I’m not good enough”.
It is therefore important to release your hold on those past mistakes in order to move on with more confidence. By keeping your focus on the negatives, you effectively drag yourself down and do not allow yourself to progress. You cannot change what has already happened, you can only change what you do in the present.
Let’s take a look at some techniques on how to better deal with mistakes and setbacks. (more…)
Whether you like it or not, there is practically no way of avoiding technology. This is true in life and in the classroom. Have a look at our latest interview of Dr Renee Robinson, author of Communicating with Technology.
1. Whether with technology or without, what makes a good communicator? (more…)