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Streaks

Streaks

Today’s the 11th year in a row of daily posts on this blog. Nearly 5,000,000 words since my first post twenty years ago, and I haven’t missed a day (given some time-zone wiggle room) since 2008. Streaks are their own reward. Streaks create internal pressure that keeps...

Daily practice makes perfect. Daily rituals to support.

Daily practice makes perfect. Daily rituals to support.

Before we introduce the daily rituals, let's just do a quick recap of the number of hours a typical HSC student's day to highlight the importance of planning out each of these precious hours. 9 hours for sleep  7 hours for school 1 hour for travel time 3 hours...

The 6 skills required for HSC success

The 6 skills required for HSC success

Here at HSC CoWorks we live and breathe our Key Behaviours no matter our role in the company and whether we are studying or not. Why? Because these 6 behaviours when understood and adopted are a game changer no matter our task or path. Let us ask you a question. How...

TIME MANAGEMENT AND THE ART OF PLANNING

TIME MANAGEMENT AND THE ART OF PLANNING

Whether you’re feeling stressed, anxious or itching to get it over with, take a moment to acknowledge the journey you’ve taken to get to this point. Now, let’s get down to business. Time management can be your ultimate best friend throughout your study time and exam...

Understanding the HSC journey

Understanding the HSC journey

My teacher is no good. I can’t write essays. I have too much homework. You don’t understand how hard this is. If this is sounding all too familiar to you, then it’s likely you have a child sitting the HSC in the next 2 years. Don’t worry… you are not alone. As a...

Why ‘school notes’ don’t work

Why ‘school notes’ don’t work

While notes are an extremely well-intentioned action which a student is taking towards achieving their dream HSC result there is very little progress being made towards this goal by merely taking 'notes'.  Having the most comprehensive, colour coded, well organised...