How to Make a Final Exam Anti-Cram Plan

If you’re a student, you know they’re coming…. Whether you have exams this month or next, exams are ahead. And if you’re like most of us, you’re procrastinating preparing for them.It’s normal to put off doing something that feels...

Use Self Care to Work Smarter not Harder

I’ll bet at this time in the semester, whether you’re a student, parent, or educator, you could use some self-care in your life right now…amirite?Today’s video is a bit longer than usual (nine minutes and six seconds), and it’s all about...

What to Do When Sh*t Hits the Fan

I’m doing today’s video from my bed. Why? Because it’s what I like to call “sh*t hits the fan” month, and I just don’t want to deal. Do you have days like that, too? I’ll bet you do! Watch this three minute and twelve-second...

A Real Example of How Study Skills Save Lives

We sometimes forget that when we learn effective study and time-management skills, those things can help us throughout our lives–not just in school.Today’s video is about exactly that–how one student was able to use his note-taking skills outside of...

Join Me for Free LIVE! Advice Next Week

The school year is well underway, and I am seeing the same problem everywhere I look. Whether I’m working with students or with educators, we all seem to have one big issue in common…and it involves the skill that I believe is the hardest to...

My Favorite Anti-Boring Study Technique

Today we’re “starting with the end in mind” and talking about final exams–specifically, my favorite technique for studying throughout the semester so you ROCK your final exams! This is a powerful technique that works for any subject and will...

A Confession and an Invitation

Don’t you love it when someone confesses they don’t know something? Does it help you feel freer to not know things, too?In this video, I confess that when I first started my coaching biz, there was a big term I knew little about. Watch today’s video...

Stop Doing Your Best in School!

Did you choose to read this post because of that crazy subject line?WHAT?! Did I really just say you should stop doing your best in school?Yes, I did…and I mean it, whether you’re a student or an educator.Check out this four-minute and two-second video for the full...