How To Studying Smarter

If you are one of those students who try too hard when studying and still can not seem to get the good grades than maybe it is time for you to step back and reevaluate your situation. Perhaps the problem is that you try ‘too hard’ when you study. Have you ever heard the phrase, ‘study long, study wrong’? Sometimes the longer you study the less you remember and the more confused you are. Trick is that you need to study smart. According to an article on Psychology Today, you should focus on studying smarter and shorter versus longer and harder. The article goes on to discuss the two most vital principals when it comes to studying. These two vital principals are: spacing out your studies over time and testing yourself. You should study in short bursts rather than long sessions. If you test yourself regularly than you will … Read the rest

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Making the Most of You Electives

As you pursue your MBA in finance, you will discover that most of the course load focuses on the technical aspects of the business. You find that you are revisiting many of the topics and materials from your bachelor’s degree courses but now you are exploring the concepts at a much deeper and more detailed level. But even with this more intense curriculum, it is important to maintain your focus when selecting your electives. There are many essential skills that do not focus only on finance but are critical to your success in the business world. It is vital that you make every effort to understand more about these skills and take advantage of the learning opportunity that your electives can offer.

Strong communication skills are the foundation of any great leader. You will need to be able to express your thoughts and ideas to not only your direct reports … Read the rest

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