Not feeling motivated? Here´s one strategy that might help us to get started! Getting Started with the help of Pomodoro Zero The Pomodoro Technique in an Nutshell The Pomodoro Technique is a self management tool where a person is dividing the work of a day in small pieces called Pomodoros. Every iteration (Pomodoro) has a fixed… Read Article →
My new studydiary with pdca, productivitytracker, pomodorotechnique, todolist . . .
Haha, maybe seems complicated but is actually pretty easy an nice to use
A must read book for every student or lifelong learner!
How much time do you spend on public transportation, queueing? For busy learners every minute counts. That´s why it is important to be aware of potential learning situation and to always be ready. How? Let´s see … Are you ready for the next learning session? Last time I did a rather detailed planning of my tasks. I… Read Article →
Not motivated to learn? What now? If all the nice and cool tips and tricks fail, here´s one you might want to try now 🙂 Unfortunately I can not really remember where I read about it. Maybe it was Hans-Werner Rückerts book on Procrastination (which I never finished to read) … well … As a good student/learner… Read Article →
What kind of timer should you use for your pomodoro learning day? This might help you to get it right. The pomodoro technique is a great way to get really, really a lot done and have fun with it. Before we can start we have to choose a timer … which seems to be straight forward,… Read Article →
3 Tough Truths About Our “Priorities” No One Wants to Admit 1. Too often we use “too busy” as an excuse for poor time management. Manage yourself! Focus on your priorities! 2. We spend lots of time talking about our priorities, but not nearly enough time actually working on them. May your actions speak louder… Read Article →
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Whether we are studying while working full time, studying full time, working or learning a new skill: a high level motivation is needed to fit it all in. With a little bit of preparation we can dramatically increase the likelihood of success. Make starting easy with ROTENS, the Rule Of The Easy Next Step … Read Article →
Your todo list is so long that you don’t know how to start? Today I want to share a little motivation hack that serves me quite well in exactly such situations. I guess we’ve all been in such situations: We get stuck when we even think about all that needs to be done. The deadline approaches… Read Article →
Lifelong learning is my passion so it rarely happens that I do not learn for some course alongside work. To make this happen I needed to adopt strategies to organise my life and to learn efficiently and effectively. A key element of staying motivated is for me what I call eduPDCA which I described a… Read Article →