If you want to be happy and successful in academics and life, you have to better channelize your energy for a more noble cause start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Here is a list of the necessary things for you to start doing:
1. Plan your 24hours
24hours is all the time you have for each day. How you spend it determines how the rest necessary things will be harmonized. Schedule from waking up time, lectures for the day, free time, studying time and playtime. Planning your day gives you direction and keeps you incharge.
2. Strategize which way works best for you
It is a bit hard to strategically plan your 24 hours, or to-do-list, what is more hard is following through your plan with consistency everyday, which is why you need to understand yourself, your strength and weakness and what will work for you. The Important thing is to be sure to develop a routine that fits your lifestyle in a natural way.
This is the primary task that will benefit you to excel as a student. You need to avoid distraction regularly and focus on your studies maintaining your study routine as scheduled. This is because students who study effectively tend to make better grades and perform excellently on quiz and exams. Good study habits can also help you build satisfaction in the quality of your work; students can feel assured that their academic journey bnot only reflects their knowledge, but include their time and effort together. Above all else, when you study it helps you to stay engaged with your learning experience and academic work. Practicing regular study habits not only helps you further understand the material in class, but it also encourages you to play active role towards the pursuit of knowledge in your academic journey.
4. Live above your worries
Life happens! As a student there will be challenges on the journey, expect it and build your joy over it while doing your best to overcome or survive them. These challenges will constitute worries for you, which is why you need to expect it and fortify yourself against it; build your joy over it.
5. Happiness attracts Success
Develop likeness for your courses and the lecturers that teach them. Also develop priority concern for your department whether it is what you applied for or not. Success can be attainable and reachable when you fall in love with your academic journey. And when you achieve success in each semester, you will realize that there are more benefits of success which include:
a. Success gives you a state of stabe happiness and confidence
b. It gives longevity of life
c. Makes you think faster
d. It enables you explore more and achieve more.
6. Accelerate your growth
Success is not a cheap commodity, the prize is high. Accelerating your growth as a student will cost you but not growing will cost you more.
In conclusion, to achieve success in life as a student, you need to have a dream, take required and necessary action, concentrate on getting your formal education and skills.