I use visualisation and repetition. I visualise what I read and create a story. The story helps me remember as and I also read repeatedly until it sticks
- Do you manage to keep your rituals when travelling?
- Any efficient meal prep methods?
- What is a quick healthy breakfast to have in a rush?
- I have fallen off the flossing habit wagon many times. How do you prevent yourself from doing just that?
- Do you find benefits to different kinds of meditation (breath, listening, guided, eyes relaxed, eyes closed etc etc)?
I don’t just read it, I write it also. So in order to transfer what I’m reading to paper, I have to briefly remember what I read, which helps. I also try to visualize the information I’m consuming, imagining pictures of examples in my head. When I go back to review the info I’ve written, I highly key terms.
It depends on what you're learning. If it's practical, you practice. It it's theoretical like an fact or exam material, you use flashcards. (Preferably Anki)
I try to understand the whole process, like the reason behind it, the consequences and everything. And when I study, I always pretend that i’m giving a class and try to explain everything that I studied to see if I understood everything
I use a combination of the Feynman method and staggered repetition. So start by writing out what you want to understand about a subject, as though you were explaining it to someone else. You grab resources and write it all out as best you can. And you do this until you understand the whole thing and can explain it. Now work out how to explain it simply, break it down as simple as possible and take out the technical terms. Then repeat this process every 2-4 days to help build up the mental model in your head so that you understand it over time
- How do you concentrate; how do you fortify your focus?
- What are you learning?
- How do you study numbers (Finance) when it is really boring?
- What’re you’re techniques for note taking?
- What is the best way to stop procrastinating, and just start on my work? Because I usually end up doing everything else there is to do before I start studying or homework.
- I struggle at focusing when reviewing terms and definitions. Do any of you have suggestions to help me study?
- Do you have any good tips for staying focused in school?
- How can I be productive in school with the internet at my fingertips?
- What are your pre-study habits that gets you amped up and moving?
- Yes. How do you maintain the discipline of studying daily as a working woman/wife/mother with respective demands to those other roles after work?