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Settling for a career: helping you choose the right one

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Choosing a career can be one of the most daunting tasks in life. What if you never find your passion? What if you don't like how much money it pays? We all want to make sure that when we choose our careers, they are perfect for us. But how do we know what will be best for us? This blog post discusses how to figure out which career is right for you and how to start preparing for it! How do I choose the right career for me? The first step in choosing the right career for you is to..

3 ways to stay calm during exams

Calm during Exams

Hey NCC students, you can do it! We know that exams are coming up and we want to help you stay calm during them.    There are three things that you should be doing in order to keep your sanity while taking your exam:  1) Stay hydrated  Drinking water before and during the exam will help with concentration. This is because your brain needs to be hydrated in order for it to function properly.    Good hydration and diet can be something that goes out of the window in the rush to study for our exams. So it is important..

Trade School Vs Community College

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When it comes to trade school vs community college, you have a lot of options. So which one is the best choice for your career? Whether you are looking for hands-on training or affordable education, trade schools and community colleges offer some great benefits that can help you find the right fit. This article will discuss both trade school and community college so that you can make an informed decision about what's best for your future! What Is Trade School? Trade schools focus on training students in a trade or skill, such as carpentry or automotive mechanics. For example, trade..

6 proven ways to retain information in class

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Have you ever sat through an entire class, only to zone out and realize later that you can’t remember a thing that had been said?  The good news is that you’re not alone. The even better news is that there are at least six proven ways to retain information you learned in class.   Teach someone else - If you can’t easily explain a concept to someone else, you may not understand it well enough. Studies cite that the average person retains 90% of what they learn when they teach the concept or immediately put it into practice. When teaching or applying..

Good study habits for you to cultivate


Cultivating good study habits is an excellent way to improve your studies and build a skill framework that will benefit you in later life. The first thing you’ll need to do in order to build a set of good study habits is to identify how you learn, and, in this article, we’ll show you how to do that. Learn How You Learn Educational psychologists have identified three primary methods of learning. Visual learners, who learn best from seeing and reading; auditory learners, who learn best from listening and speaking, and kinesthetic learners, who learn best from touching and doing.  ..