Study Tips

A New Year – A Fresh Start

A New Year – A Fresh Start Three Ways to Set Yourself up for Your Best Year Yet Whether last year was a great study year or not for you, a brand new year lies ahead. It’s a fresh start, a blank book in which to write a new study story and to redefine who […]

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Top TED talks to transform your life as a student

1 Secrets of Success in 8 words, 3 minutes – Richard St. John Why do people succeed? Is it because they’re smart, or are they just lucky? Analyst Richard St. John condenses 7 years of research and 500 interviews with some of the world’s most successful people into a must-watch 3-minute video that shares the […]

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Boost your Study Success

Boost your Study Success Six Surprisingly Simple Do’s and Don’ts These six surprisingly simple do’s and don’ts are easy to implement and will significantly boost your study success. Success is steady progress toward one’s personal goals. ~ Jim Rohn Do have a goal Having a clear goal is both inspiring and motivating. Write down the […]

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Get Inspired

Get Inspired This quote inspired me because it is based on the principal that success is possible and achievable for all of us, as long as we are inspired and willing to work hard. The story of Thomas Edison, an American businessman and inventor of light bulb is certainly inspiring. It is said that he […]

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Spring into Action

Six great tips for getting your studies back on track If you have slipped behind with your study schedule during the long winter nights, or if life simply got in the way of your study plans progressing as expected, spring into action with these six great tips to get your studies back on track. 1 […]

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Education the great equaliser

Education, The Great Equaliser Harnessing the power of education to equalise disadvantages In a world in which many people are disadvantaged, be it because of their gender, race, religion, socio-economic status or disabilities, education is a great equaliser. “Education then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer of the conditions of […]

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Congratulations to our Graduates 2018

On the 28th July – we celebrated the Graduation of 149 Academy of York Students at the Graduation and Celebration held at the Apollo Hotel. It was a spectacular event with over 480 people celebrating that without education, your full potential will remain unrealised. Congratulations to our graduates we are so proud of your achievements! […]

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Study Today, Secure Tomorrow

Study Today, Secure Tomorrow The more you learn today, the more you earn tomorrow  In today’s business world, the more educated, qualified and skilled you are, the higher your earning ability. In short: the more you learn, the more you earn. “Learning is the beginning of wealth.” – Jim Rohn As you study and learn […]

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Winter Warms Ups

How to add a little UMPH to your studies If the colder weather and shorter days of winter have dampened your motivation and enthusiasm for studying, remember this: “The difference between TRY and TRIUMPH is just a little UMPH.” ~ Marvin Philips Umph is defined as “spirited vigour – an extra push or effort”. Here […]

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What’s working in your career?

What’s working in your career? Four ways to make your time at work count Workers Day, celebrated this month, is a reminder of just how much time we spend at work – often at least 8 hours a day, or one third of your daily 24 hours. Given that work takes up a third of […]

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