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I am that person who would wake up at 4 am on the morning of the exam to study. Did well, but this does not work for long term retention, large amounts of material, or well being. I am also in my last year of medical school and used these strategies to successfully study for our massive, partially useless standardized exams. Hopefully, it helps you too on how to overcome procrastination. Be realistic and kind…

What do we think about when we think about marketing? The first thing that comes to mind is the customer and how to reach the customer in the best possible manner. And why is this important? This is important because the crux of all business activities and marketing, in particular, is to reach the customer in a way that a convincing case is made and a sale finally happens at the other end of the…

I’m a mechanic/auto shop owner. I figured I’d put some tips together for anyone interested in buying a used car but doesn’t know anything about cars. Obviously the best option is to take it to an auto shop to have it thoroughly inspected by a professional before you buy it. The keyword here is BEFORE you buy it. I don’t know how many people I’ve had come to my shop for an inspection after they…

USA Today reports that university, college, and community college administrators aren’t really sure whether their educational facilities will be open to students in the fall, due to the pandemic, but online learning may be a possibility. It will take some time before things normalize, but high technology will make it possible for many students to learn from home. While online learning is convenient — as well as necessary right now — there are some tricks that students…

An old coworker told me a story about an accident that totaled his truck a while ago. He went through a green light, and a lady ran a red and t-boned him, totaling his truck. She paid off a witness at the bus stop and it was basically those two against his word. Fortunately, the bus was coming behind and caught the accident on its cam. He tracked the bus down, and was able to…

Forex traders decide whether to buy or sell a currency pair at a given time based on the forex signals. Basically, forex signals help traders to identify the right trading opportunities at the right time. According to Wikipedia, a forex signal is a suggestion for entering a trade on a currency pair, usually at a specific price and time. Most of the signals are based on the analysis of technical indicators. Forex signals are sent…

Science fiction (also known as SF or sci-fi) is a broad genre of fiction. It often involves speculation based on the current or future science or technology. Science fiction is often found across every kind of entertainment books, art, television, films, games, theatres, and other media.  A guy who spent his last 7 years reading only science fiction books took the time to rank the top 15 best science fiction books. “Let me start by saying this is…

Millions of people from the Islam religion will likely mark the start of Ramadan on Thursday. It’s a month of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting, and nightly feasts. Hilal, the crescent, coincides with the astronomical new moon, which marks the beginning of the new month. Via this, Muslims can safely estimate the beginning of Ramadan – but geographical differences can change when it begins. This year, the new moon will likely be on Friday, April the 24th…

A bachelor’s degree is a four-year undergraduate degree. A bachelor is a post-secondary undergraduate degree. They are also called baccalaureate degrees. It typically takes four years of full-time learning to fulfill your bachelor’s degree—encompassing 120-semester credits or around 40 college courses. If your college uses a quarter system rather than a semester system, you’ll need to achieve a minimum of 180 quarter credits to get an accredited bachelor’s degree. Enrolling in a bachelor’s degree program…

Ronald Reagan pulled up to the curb in a sleek black town car, rolled down his tinted window, and beckoned for Lance Weller, author of the novel Wilderness, to join him. The long-dead president escorted Weller to a comic book shop stocked with every title Weller had ever wanted, but before he could make a purchase, Reagan swiped his wallet and skipped out the door. Of course, Weller was dreaming. He is one of many people…

From today the government of Kosovo has put new measurements in place in order to decrease the spread of the coronavirus in the country. Each person only gets to spend 90 min outside and this time is not optional, but decided by ones ID-number or passport number for non-citizens. Breaking this new rule will result in a fine of 2000 euros. This is what the system looks like. Eight different groups, determined by the next…

Kroger is pushing leaders to designate grocery store workers as first responders during the coronavirus pandemic. The company, America’s largest supermarket chain, released a joint statement Tuesday with United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, the country’s largest food and retail union, calling on state and federal leaders to temporarily designate grocery store workers as extended first responders or emergency personnel. The designation is “critical” to ensure workers have access to personal protective equipment, or PPE, like…

A VPN encrypts the data traveling to and from your device via a secondary server over a more secure channel. One of the main and easiest ways to keep your information secure and getting access to blocked websites in your region. Using a VPN for data encryption is a common practice now; people use it even if they are not aware of the technicalities of it. VPNs usually trick your devices into thinking that they…

“I found I could say things with colour and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words for.”  Georgia O’Keeffe.  Art is a beautiful way of expressing one’s thoughts, perceptions, and emotions on a blank piece of canvas with the artistic means of multiple colors. While many use it when words fall short, some also use it for introspection and looking into one’s own flesh. The messiah of…

A common problem I’m sure a lot of you are facing is how to reach essay minimum page requirements. I’m here to help. This is only really looking at one specific technique, there’s lots of others, and maybe I’ll do write-ups on them also. The key here though is that this isn’t about just padding your essay. It’s about reaching the minimum length by doing what you’re actually expected to do. It’s like cheating on a test by…

In the future, it is predicted that our home will become functional and flexible if it has smart devices for the home. They will bring it to a higher level of comfort, safety, and energy-saving. The concept of “smart home” means a comprehensive solution to automate actions performed daily. This includes both control systems and home appliances controlled via a wireless connection. Types of devices for an intelligent home When planning to make your home…

In the best of times, the United States wastes 40 percent of its food annually, amounting to 70 million tons. The collective response to the coronavirus pandemic, from panic buying at grocery stores to restaurant closures, is bound to inflate that percentage, food loss experts say, at a time when food insecurity is on the rise. But over 100 tons of food went to waste in 2 weeks due to panic buyers. The biggest source of…

Conceptualizing a logo for a business can be done by almost anyone, but making a perfectly designed one is actually much more of a challenge. For most people without a degree or experience in design, creating a logo may yield some forgettable or sometimes even poor results. Thankfully, there are a large number of graphic designers that can help you with logo designs. Before hiring a graphic designer, it is imperative to know the basics…

A lot of discarded single-use masks, originally used to protect the spread of coronavirus, are causing harm. Very significant harm to the environment. But what are the Coronavirus masks’ effect on the environment in essence? Environmental group “OceanAsia” recently conducted a survey trip to the Soko’s islands in Hong Kong. The result came shocking as they found masses of surgical masks washing up on the shoreline. Gary Stokes, OceanAsia’s Founder, told Energy Live News: “We…

As with other health risks, prevention is best. The best prevention is to eliminate rodents in and around where you live, work, and play. If a rodent infestation is discovered, take proper precautions when cleaning the area. People become infected by breathing in the virus, so take care not to sweep, vacuum, or otherwise kick up dust in an area where rodent urine, droppings, or nesting materials are present. But, should I be worried about…