Mostly students join online courses for IIT or MBA preparations. While e-learning can be fun, it involves a lot of hard work and dedication. Students need to learn proper utilization of their time for performing exceptionally well in their examinations. A successful student knows how to manage their time in an optimum manner. Time management plays an important role in a student’s life, mostly when one is pursuing an online course. Hence, we list down some valuable tips for time management.
Set Your Priorities
Make a priority list! Not every task is important! Some tasks are important, some tasks are urgent. Learn to differentiate between the tasks and set a priority list accordingly.
Know your Best Time
Understand yourself and schedule high priority tasks at the time of the day when you can do your best work. Some people can study better in the morning, some students are night owls. Know your best time and draft your daily schedule accordingly.
Lack of sleep reduces performance, as does lack of good health. Try to get enough sleep so that you can concentrate properly.
Add up Little Things
Never wait for an ample amount of time to start off with a task. Whether it is discussing a problem with an online counsellor, reviewing informational forums or reading a few pages of an online tutorial – small things can be managed in time gaps available between other priorities.
Learn to Compromise
Sometimes, you might not be able to find enough time to do things in a perfect manner. Henceforth, you should learn to compromise with excellence over efficiency. Sometimes doing just good enough is a better way to manage workload.
Time management is important for students opting for online learning, and by practicing the above steps this skill can be easily developed by students.
Mike Cornell and Emma Jones are behind the success of Elearning Blog, a blog solely focused on providing free resources and tips for e-learning.