Are you sick and tired of being stressed over assignments? As a college student, we often face problems when dealing with an overload of assignments, especially when the semester is coming to an end. In the midst of this, stress may erupt due to non-stop deadlines which can put students at risk of burning out. If you didn't know, ‘burn out’ is a psychological syndrome that most people go through if they overwork themselves. It can cause a person to be mentally exhausted after pushing their body to extreme limits. You can consider it to be an infection that slowly creeps up on your busy schedule and causes you to feel unmotivated to do your best which may lead you to procrastinate from time to time. Want to avoid this from happening to you?
Setting up a schedule is key when you have a lot of tasks on your hands. It helps you have a good sense of time management because you'll already have your entire day planned out. As we all know, assignments are one of the things that keeps a college student busy. If you're handling an overload, it is best to plan your time well although the deadline may be weeks away. However, merely stating to plan your time well can be confusing to some people. When it comes to planning, it is always better to list down all of your assignments and prioritise those that require tons of research and follow-ups, especially big projects that consist of many layers. If so, set a deadline for each sub-task to ensure that progression is happening for all assignments rather than just focusing to complete one at a time.
Having a schedule can also ensure that you will have a good night’s rest. All you have to do is abide by the plan. Doing so will avoid you from pulling an all-nighter to complete any last-minute work, because it’ll already be completed a day or two before the deadline. Although it is easier said than done, by following this method, it's a guarantee that you’ll be wide awake, fresh and ready to start the day on your schedule.
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