Focusing on studying can be hard at times. If you realise you have
been sitting looking at your work for an hour and haven’t taken anything
in or haven’t even looked at it, then you are wasting your time. Time
is precious to adult learners and it is important that you make good use
of the time you have available to study.
This blog will give you some tips on how to stay focused.
Can stress be good for us? We often hear of the
negative impact of stress. Chronic or long term stress can affect us
both physically and psychologically.
In the short term, stress can actually have a positive effect.
Individuals can make a difference
is very easy to be overwhelmed by the scale of the problem of plant
conservation if you spend too much time looking at the plethora of data
about rates of extinctions and habitat destruction. However, there are many examples of individuals who have not been disheartened to the point of inactivity. These
people have triumphed in plant conservation programmes ranging from the
planting of 30 million trees in East Africa to the safeguarding of the
only UK population of the downy woundwort (Stachys germanica).