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How to Manage Your Time for Success

Attending college is like having a job. If you are a full-time student, it is similar to being employed full time. If you are a part-time student, it is similar to being employed part time.  Just like a job, you are expected to participate, engage, complete tasks, and learn new things.

In addition to being a student, you may also have other time commitments, such as a job, family, a relationship, pets, or volunteer work.

Juggling all of these responsibilities can get tricky, which is why time management is a key element in your college career.

There is no such thing as being too organized in college. Manage your time wisely, and you will be successful in your classes, and more in control of your life.

The easiest way to manage your time is to make a schedule, and use a planner.

By creating a schedule, you can block out time for class, studying and homework, when to eat and sleep, and all the other things that you need to do in a given week - such as hang out with friends, walk the dog, go to the gym, work hours, clean house, etc.

By using a planner, you can map out your assignments for each of your classes for the semester. This will allow you to see what chapters you need to read, which homework assignments are due, and if you need to study for an exam in any given week.

There is no such thing as being too organized in college. Manage your time wisely, and not only will you be successful in your classes, but you will be more in control of your life.

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