Listening Effectively
Oct30

Listening Effectively

When you listen well you are able to learn more.  When students lack proper listening skills their grades suffer because lectures are one of the main ways information is presented in college.  Make the most of your classroom time by processing the information presented to you with these active listening skills. Focus on the meaning To be an effective listener you must focus on the meaning of the message being presented, not just the...

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So, You Need to Make a Speech!
Mar30

So, You Need to Make a Speech!

Speeches (or public speaking) can be scary for some individuals due to the high pressure format.  As long as you are well prepared, you will do great. Try these preparation tips to help ensure your ready for your assessment. 1) Make sure that you prepare sufficiently.  Know the information that you will be quizzed on inside and out. Rehearse the answers to possible questions in advance so that you are prepared for the test format. 2)...

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