Your Money Matters: Donald Foss with tips for making freshman year last

Donald J. Foss

To purchase a copy of the book:

Your Complete Guide to College Success: How to Study Smart, Achieve Your Goals, and Enjoy Campus Life

Making Freshman year LA.S.T.

Loneliness and isolation
When students were asked to write about their greatest fears, this topic comes up more than half the time. Getting out of your comfort zone and taking interest in a campus group is a key antidote.

Alcohol abuse
It’s still the most prevalent drug on college campuses.

Studying
Most students do not know the most effective and efficient ways to study.  Lots of self-testing, or testing by a study buddy, and totally honest self-assessment are two keys to study success.

Time management
Plotting out time to actually do the assignments on a calendar not only helps students complete those assignments, it also creates “time urgency.”  That can help motivate you to get the work done.

1 Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 445 other followers