Study & life hacks
Whether you're facing exams, struggling with memorisation or simply feeling worn out – boy, have we got some tips for you! Become your best self, in both study and general life.
How can you start your own podcast?
With the number of podcasts out there, you may be starting to think you could create your own. You’ve got the passion for a particular topic, the home office set-up (thanks to the pandemic) and the time up your sleeve to learn a new skill (you can thank COVID-19 for that too). But how much work is really involved in being a master of the mic?
How to resign gracefully when leaving a job you used to love
Unhappy at work and ready to move on? Learn how to make a smooth exit and part on good terms, even in the middle of a pandemic.
How to stop apologising for doing your job
If you find yourself mumbling “I’m sorry” more times than you’d like to admit, you’re not alone. Many of us are serial workplace apologisers, pulling out the “sorries” to fill silences, ease social tension or make constructive criticism go away faster.
Revealed: The routines of successful people
Have you ever wished you could peer inside the daily schedule of, say Oprah Winfrey? How about Barack and Michelle Obama? Or Elon Musk? We’ve done the hard work for you. Here’s what you can learn from their daily routines.
How to beat procrastination and become a more active learner
The urge to put off studying affects just about everybody. So let’s look at why you procrastinate and how to stop doing it.
How to study effectively for your exams
Nervous about an upcoming exam? Here are 12 of our best study tips to help you prepare for the big day.
How can you benefit from a remote work placement or internship?
With Australians still working from home, are work placements and internships for students worth it when the networking and learning you’ve longed for is done from home?
How to recover from burnout (and how to spot the signs)
You’ve felt out of whack for a while now. Your motivation is at an all-time low. But is this just a phase? Or are you officially burned out?
How to write a good resume (and tailor it to your industry)
So you’re ready to apply for your dream job. Congratulations. Now comes the tricky part—nailing your resume.
Are you an introvert or an extrovert, and does it affect how you learn?
Knowing whether you’re an introvert or an extrovert is about more than identity. It can help you harness the learning strategies you’re naturally inclined to excel in.
Does coffee help you concentrate?
Does coffee actually help you focus, or is that just a myth? We look at the evidence.
How to fight imposter syndrome and thrive in a new job
Imposter syndrome is very real and can be paralysing, especially when you start a new job. But what is imposter syndrome and how can you push past these feelings of insecurity to thrive?