THE 2-MINUTE RULE part 2

As Sir Isaac Newton taught us a long time ago, objects at rest tend to stay at rest and objects in motion tend to stay in motion. This is just as true for humans as it is for falling apples. The 2–Minute Rule works for big goals as well as small goals because of the… continue reading →

THE 2-MINUTE RULE part 1

BAKP Petra has shared the tips to beat procrastination before. However, some of you might still wondering whether the ideas seem too grand to be achievable. Hence, here’s the deal!   Most of the tasks that you procrastinate on aren’t actually difficult to do, BAKP Petra believes that Petra People have the skills, time, and… continue reading →

STUDYING HOW TO STUDY part 3

Sleep for GPA   A Hendrix College study observed the relation between students with different sleep schedules and the resulting average GPA achievement. The result groups students into 3 categories which are: Morning Larks The study dubs people who do their best in the morning as the Morning Larks, the small songbirds. The Morning Larks’… continue reading →

STUDYING HOW TO STUDY part 2

Sleep-study   NO, falling asleep while studying is ineffective, not to say it is useless also. Instead of drooling on your materials, getting the right amount of sleep does allow the information to sink in afterwards. Believe it or not, sleep is actually an effective form of studying. To avoid school fatigue, know that: You… continue reading →

STUDYING HOW TO STUDY part 1

Bury your Gadget!   Laptop and tablet are no strangers in 21st Century classroom, Petra’s classroom included. Research says 64,5% of students use laptops in at least 1 class. The reason varies, from taking notes to seeking references. For the former reason, yes it is important to properly taking notes in class and technology has… continue reading →