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    i end up studying/revising like 1-3 days before exams. i dont want to do that because i know i wont do well if i do. however, i struggle to get motivated to study a while before so i can actually do well.

    does anyone have any motivation tips to stop me procrastinating and help me actually do something?!?!
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    Make a vision board. Place pictures of anything you wish to achieve, may it be your dream job, house or the university you wish to go to. Anything you want and place it somewhere where you can see it whilst your studying (Desk maybe). Always works for me!
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    (Original post by HollieNR)
    i end up studying/revising like 1-3 days before exams. i dont want to do that because i know i wont do well if i do. however, i struggle to get motivated to study a while before so i can actually do well.

    does anyone have any motivation tips to stop me procrastinating and help me actually do something?!?!
    My motivator is that the effort will pay off the end, with the uni, and thus the career, of your dreams, and, also, that there'll be less stress for the exam if you're well prepared
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    (Original post by HollieNR)
    i end up studying/revising like 1-3 days before exams. i dont want to do that because i know i wont do well if i do. however, i struggle to get motivated to study a while before so i can actually do well.

    does anyone have any motivation tips to stop me procrastinating and help me actually do something?!?!
    You don't stay motivated. It comes and goes like waves.

    The best way to get yourself to study is to force yourself to do it anyway, even if you don't want to. You don't need motivation to actually study, and if you rely on it, you probably won't revise enough.

    This is the most honest answer you could get on this issue
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    Convincing yourself that you're interested in the topic even if you aren't
    Thinking of results day / the end goal (this works for me though I know for some they need instant rewards as a long-term reward doesn't motivate them)
    Surround yourself with revision in your revision space so you can see your produce
    Look at Studyblr blogs !! This one was sooo so good for me and kept me constantly motivated, or even make a Studyblr blog, it's a really nice community and they all encourage eachother to keep motivated during exams
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    What really helps for me is just going to the library in the morning and staying there till 5-6pm (with breaks) that way I'm in an environment where I'mForced to study
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    A schedule can be helpful. A bit of rivalry with your friends can be useful too. Maybe the best thing you can do is ask yourself "Why do I want to do well?" You could make a list of your reasons, and go over the list in your head whenever you are trying to motivate yourself to revise. That way it might mean more to you. Even just an hour of revision a day for 3 or 4 weeks will be much more helpful than a day or two of cramming. It'll be a lot less stressful as well.
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    Try to make yourself enjoy the subject you are learning. Also you can look on Google for motivating quotes. It'll all pay off in the end
 
 
 
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