Reasons you study wrong and how to get motivated
Many people desire to be successful in almost everything they do, especially in school work, but very few individuals take the time to study. Taking the time, to sit and study is hard work no doubt, and there are so many distractions to stop one from concentrating for more than an hour or two.
If you can figure out a way to stay motivated and study for a more extended period, there is a higher chance your efforts will pay off, and in the end, you will get better results and ultimately an opportunity to lead an excellent career in life.
Some of the factors that affect our ability to study efficiently, we can quickly overcome if we are determined enough to avoid them. However, overcoming distractions when studying can be difficult, most especially in this era of smartphones and all the numerous social media sites that can steal your attention for hours. One thing many people fail to realize is that the more time we spend watching other people live their lives on Facebook and Instagram, the less time we have to work to make ours better.
As a student, an undergrad or just an individual looking to get ahead in their career, finding the right motivation to study and doing your best to keep at it will help see you achieving your desires in no time.
So, how can one get the needed motivation to study for longer and prevent distractions as well as cultivate a strong habit while staying true to it in a positive manner?
Reading motivational stories for students can help boost your desire to spend more hours on your books and ditch the smartphone.
Motivational stories can help you restructure your mind to focus more on the goals you need to achieve by adopting a new habit of efficiently studying. Also, studies by scientists which began in the 1880s affirm the claim that the longer individuals study, the more they can improve their memories and retain new and relevant information.
Another way to improve your desire and zeal to study hard and for a longer time is to approach the situation with the right mindset. Having the right mindset is crucial before you go ahead to study. If you only desire to stare at the books for hours just because you have to, you will assimilate next to nothing, and render the point of the process useless.
Try to get your mind in the right place when you need to study.
Understand what you are doing and what you are investing your time and effort in, as it will, in turn, make your life better as well as help you achieve your dreams. You cannot force yourself to be in the right mindset to allow the process run its full course. So, relax, and if you can meditate on a few of the right reasons to focus on your books for some minutes, and you can then better prepare yourself to understand whatever you try to assimilate.
The final point I will be making will have to do with where you choose to study. Take the time to figure out the location and situation that works best for you. Some people love to study in absolute silence and some people find it creepy to be alone in the library. Invest in what works for you and run with it till you become utterly satisfied.