Conquer your fears, transcend your limitations, and be a college student success story by overcoming adversity and knocking the T out of can not. Only believe and you can achieve success. Overcoming adversity may be tough, but any college student can overcome with these simple success secrets.
When I entered college and went through growing pains, I realized I was in store for some new challenges for which I had never been forewarned. My parents encouraged my academic success through high-school into college, but never bothered to prepare me for the rigors of college life and academics.
There is a big difference in college between knowing you "what" you need to do and knowing "how" to do it. Unfortunately many college professors (sometimes by reason of being in the trenches of academia too long) are not always so helpful in that regard. Plus it is often hard to find someone as a college student who you can refer to who also has some intelligence who can guide and counsel you.
Sadly even college counselors sometimes treat you like another problem in their caseload rather than genuine person needing someone with a heart to talk to. That being said here are some success secrets to help any college student over adversity on their university campus.
1. Stay calm and cool.
When you stay calm and cool, what you need to do will easily come to you.
Just acknowledge and recognize your present problem, after which set in your heart the intention to tackle it once you know what to do. Upon setting your intent to tackle and deal with this problem, you assuredly will always figure it out and take it out!
2. Listen intently, ask questions, and seek out intelligent people.
The more you listen, the more you learn. Those two ears attached to the side of your head are there for a reason. Unfortunately most people prefer to move their mouth a million miles a minute to vocalize their problem, rather than solve it.
Problem solvers however know the secret to solving problems successfully is to quietly process the problem, design a strategy to solving it, and inviting intelligent people around you to help you figure out how to tackle it.
Humbly yourself and ask questions of those around, preferably those with intelligence who can provide good advice and tell you what they would do. As you listen and gain varying perspectives, ever intuitively it will come to you what it is you should do.
3. Do not despise the process as you sort through the pieces.
Everyone wants to be a college student success story, but success does not come overnight. You have to make the grades for four years and remain focused through the many attractive distractions through college.
As in obtaining a degree, wherein is required the completion of various coursework, overcoming adversity sometimes requires life work and internal home work as you sort through the pieces to your ordeal.
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