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Ignite | How to Study

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 How to Study and take Notes: Using mnemonics, metaphors, analogies, mind maps, etc.,
 Discipline / Etiquettes for Student Life.
 Time Management and Student Life Management.
 Training Brain/Body for Enhancing Concentration.
 Using technology for improving studies and performance.
 Tips and Tricks for Exam Preparation.

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Ignite | How to Study

  1. 1. IGNITE How to Study? -a student greatness guide Pravin Hanchinal Dept. of Computer Science Website: pravinhanchinal.com Co-founder & CEO INWHIZZ IT Innovations
  2. 2. I have failed more often and bounced back Why Me?
  3. 3. What we regret most in life?
  4. 4. What would be in your Head?
  5. 5. First thing first Your Past won’t matter!
  6. 6. Who is responsible for your destiny?
  7. 7. How we designed? Taking inputs from the following: Positive/Cognitive Psychology Spirituality from Vedanta, Upanishad, Gita Swami Sarvapriyananda from Belur Math Gopal Prabhu from ISKON Talks/Books of Robin Sharma, Simon Sinek, Tony Robbins The Secret Book
  8. 8. Who are YOU? There is no such thing called extraordinary human being, if you have a NORMAL brain you are SUPERIOR!
  9. 9. Education? “People confuse education with the ability to memorize the facts!”
  10. 10. Why to study? ● Learn more to Earn more ● Depth + study = 80% (shines everywhere) ● Study + study = 90% (shines only at exams) ● People salute, respect the intelligent!
  11. 11. What Gita Says? न हि ज्ञानेन सदृशं पवित्रमिि विद्यते Na hi jnanena sadrusham meaning: There is nothing powerful than knowledge.
  12. 12. Maxim(Subhasit) in Sanskrit विद्िान सिवत्र पूज्यते Vidwan sarvatra poojayet vidhwan’s fame and respect cross all borders, irrespective of which country they belong to.
  13. 13. Can you wait? Marshmallow Experiment Delayed gratification Self Control
  14. 14. AutoPilot vs Manual?
  15. 15. How to train brain?
  16. 16. How your Thoughts become actions? Vritty (thoughts) Samskara (sub-conscious mind) By vyasa in yoga sutra of patanjali
  17. 17. “You are today where your thoughts have brought you, You’ll be tomorrow where your thoughts take you!”
  18. 18. Why Concentrate? The difference between an ordinary person and a great person lies in the degree of concentration. -Swami Vivekananda
  19. 19. Concentration - Yoga and Flow Yama: Morality/Truth Niyama: Discipline Asana: Posture Pranayama: Breathing and Concentration Pratyahara: Withdrawing from world* Dharana: Focus Dhyana: Unbroken Focus Samadhi: Flow
  20. 20. How to Study? | Methods Draw stuff Use Metaphors/Analogies Teach Everything is a Question Multiple Sources Support Circle (Discussion)a Understand your peak time to study Hard Copies are better Fact vs Concepts Recongniton vs Recollection
  21. 21. Setting up Study Atmosphere Study Lamp Trick Light from left to right, facing wall Enough Light Calm Organized Clean to clean your mind
  22. 22. All Time Handy Syllabus copy Water Bottle Notepad Phone (Emergency Contact No’s)
  23. 23. Personal change is the process that is hardest at the beginning Rocket Psychology
  24. 24. Next big thing… No matter… whoever?, however?, whatever?,… may tell, suggest, shout,… anything, something… We won’t listen until Our backs are against wall, until our base is on fire!
  25. 25. What matters most? No One can motivate you until you motivate yourself!!
  26. 26. How to Choose Friends? Everyone will be selfish but point is who is less.
  27. 27. Communicate ● We'll be productive when we are connected because human being is a creature of emotions!
  28. 28. Smile and Laugh More ● People are behind Emotions ● Emotion is created by motion ● The way YOU move determines the way YOU feel
  29. 29. Win Yourself “The greatest battle happens within ourselves”
  30. 30. Respect Yourself Parents Teachers Animals
  31. 31. Stay Humble Humility is very important quality Humility is key for progress
  32. 32. Success = 20% mechanics + 80% psychology Domain Expertise (mechanics) Softskills (psychology) Stress handling interpersonal skills confidence decision making clarity of thought goal settings
  33. 33. Attitude… Attitude not aptitude determines your altitude
  34. 34. 10000 hours Spend 10000 hours in anything you do, you’ll become a master in that!
  35. 35. Who is your hero? Being Eikalvaya makes you a real hero! Being Arjuna makes you a directed hero!
  36. 36. Think! What will be the outcome if we combine both?
  37. 37. Live well It is the greatest revenge for those who rejected, avoided and hurtled YOU
  38. 38. How to Sleep better? Don’t Sleep Like This Exercise in Morning Read a book while sleeping Try Lucid Dreaming Relax Eat Early Make a person happy
  39. 39. Sleeping Tips Sleep Enough Never sleep facing north Study facing north Dead bodies are kept north wise Sleeping on back in best Quality not quantity of sleep is important Have a Nap if possible If you sleep an hour less a day you’ll get 16 days extra so that 380 days instead of default 365 days.
  40. 40. remember what Benjamin Franklin said.. There’ll be plenty of sleep when you are dead!
  41. 41. Why to read books? Books are the quietest and more constant of friends ; They are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers. --Charles Eliot
  42. 42. Listen Think Decide How to Discuss
  43. 43. What is most important?
  44. 44. Taming your critics  Pay no mind to those who talk behind your back, it simply means that you are two steps ahead!  Love your critics, because they are the one who keeps you on track!  The only place where there are no critics is “ death bed” He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help - Abraham Lincoln
  45. 45. Don't get attached Most of your problems will disappear by themselves if you don't get too attached to them. -Michael Nolan
  46. 46. Don’t walk away from negative people, RUN!
  47. 47. Ask, ask, ask… ● “It never hurts to ask!” - But don’t go on asking to every girl on the way! ● SWSWSWSW - Someone will, Someone Won’t; So What Someone is Waiting
  48. 48. Learning English Newspapers Magazines Mobiles English Movies with Subtitles
  49. 49. Books to Read The Greatness Guide You Can Win Who Moved my Cheese? ಅಪ್ಪ ಅಂದ್ರೆ ಆಕಾಶ ಅಮ್ಮ ಹರೇಳಿದ ಎಂಟು ಸುಳ್ಳುಗಳ್ಳ
  50. 50. Apps you Need Quora Keep Elevate Calender Click Here to see whole List
  51. 51. Brainception How to Train Brain? Good for Brain: Coffee Chocolate
  52. 52. Enhancing Brain Play Chess Solve Puzzles Elevate Solve MCQ Solve Rubik's Cube
  53. 53. Make a Bucket List Personal: Plenty of water Exercise Have proper food Professional: Learn 5 words Top in a subject Top in a SEM Score Highest in fav Sub
  54. 54. Etiquetes (code of behavior) DO Dress Well Wear good Footwear Volunteer Meaningful Loud Music Do vacate seat for handicapped/disabled Do use Dustbin Be on Time Send Quotes DONT Don’t spit in public Don’t piss in public Don’t stand in bus door Don’t stare at girls Don’t throw stuffs on road Don’t Bunk Classes Don’t have loud ringtones Don’t defigure public items Don’t waste food
  55. 55. How to Prepare Notes? Jolt as you listen Mnemonics Mind Maps Metaphors
  56. 56. Food /Health DO Heavy Breakfast(Egg) Drink Lot of Water Eat to Live Drink in sips , learn from animals Drink water after waking up Drink Lemon water Cold Shower is Good DONT Avoid Maida Stuffs Don’t Drink just after Food Don’t Drink Cold Water Don’t use Packaged Water Bottles Don’t Eat Oily Stuff
  57. 57. Say NO to Doctor Learn The placebo effect
  58. 58. Water The Solution to Everything
  59. 59. Internet Always remember, web never forgets
  60. 60. Time Management Keep a to do app / notebook Use Audio Books to Learn while travel Use College time to discuss Time Management is Life Management
  61. 61. Audio Books The Greatness Guide A Brief History of Time As a Man Thinketh
  62. 62. Remember
  63. 63. High Scores Matters 120 Crores Population At least 50 crores competing with you.
  64. 64. Let your Life be a story! Work Hard but don’t forget to Enjoy
  65. 65. Thank you You gave me your time, the thoughtful gift of all...
  66. 66. more presentation at pravinhanchinal.com/presentations Contact No: 974-086-1099
  67. 67. Got questions?
  68. 68. Stay connected pravinhanchinal.com
  69. 69. What Next? Start Reading Explore more Make World your teacher Expect less give more
  70. 70. Useful Resources http://www.quizbox.com/personality/test51.aspx http://www.thesecret.tv/gifts.html MarshMellow: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jVQ8biAVeU0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=voF8B-Jr0mA
  71. 71. Movies to Watch The Shawshank Redemption Cast Away Invictus Bucket list Into the Wild Forest Gump Swades
  72. 72. TV Series to Watch Stop Watching TV. Instead watch these with subtitles: The Big Bang Theory The Mentalist

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