A Breakdown of Learning Styles

At Speedyprep, we understand that people learn in very different ways. Here’s a breakdown of different learning styles, and how these learners achieve learning permanence. Visual Visual learners access the occipital lobes of the brain. They learn best through pictures, diagrams, graphs, and videos. Visual learners often have a great spatial understanding, which allows them […]

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20 Tips For Mastering Public Speaking

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Many people claim to fear public speaking more than death.  Unfortunately, most people will have to speak in public many times throughout their lives. Rather than living in fear of your next speech, use these twenty tips to master the art of persuasive speaking. #1 Watch The Experts The best way to start learning good […]

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9 Ways To Impress Your Professors

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If you build a good relationship with your professor, it doesn’t need to end after you finish the course. Your professor is probably an expert in their field, and they can be an amazing source of information and help when you encounter related problems in other classes or even in the work world. Perhaps most […]

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The Five Secrets to Beating College Deadlines

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Juggling exams, assignments, and classes, not to mention any extracurriculars, can be a daunting task for even the brightest student. For the rest of us, we spend much of our college careers worrying about missing a deadline or – if the nightmare comes to life – trying to recover from a missed deadline. Thankfully, with […]

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10 Little Known Ways To Survive Finals Week

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During the length of finals week you probably have two goals: Do well on your exams and keep stress to a minimum. Rather than turning to coffee and energy drinks, try these ten unusual strategies to study better and lower stress. #1 Exercise Vigorous exercise breaks can help relieve the stress that makes finals week […]

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5 Little-Known CLEP Study Resources

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Many CLEP students I’ve talked to have had trouble finding good CLEP study guide material that actually prepares them to pass, so I thought I would share some of the best study resources with you today. This list is the result of trial and error by hundreds of actual students, so use it to kickstart […]

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10 Killer Tips for Scholarship Applications

Killer Scholarship Application Tips

Preparing a well-written scholarship application is often a difficult process. This post includes ten essential tips for perfecting your scholarship application.  The tips included here will help you meet the deadlines, please the scholarship sponsor, perfect your essay and more! 1. Identify and Meet the sponsor’s goals. Who wins scholarships?  The student who best meets […]

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