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    maybe with some 10-30min breaks in side. People tell me they can do 30hours of work straight in uni (I am A level) but for some reason I can't even do an allnighter without needing to sleep at 6am .

    How much redbull do you really need?
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    I've done 24hr coding marathons for uni.

    Honestly it's a waste of time, it kills productivity for the week and can take a month to truly recover from.

    Just set aside a decent amount of time and work on your focus.
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    No, screw that.
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    (Original post by SuperHuman98)
    People tell me they can do 30hours of work straight in uni
    Unless those people in uni have left major assignments/exam revision to the very last minute, I doubt they're telling the truth. Both 30 hours and 15 hours are a ridiculous amount of time to revise essentially-non stop and for most people less work each day over a longer period of time would be a lot more effective. Don't think that 15-30 hour days are a necessity/requirement at uni!
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    (Original post by doctorwhofan98)
    Unless those people in uni have left major assignments/exam revision to the very last minute, I doubt they're telling the truth. Both 30 hours and 15 hours are a ridiculous amount of time to revise essentially-non stop and for most people less work each day over a longer period of time would be a lot more effective. Don't think that 15-30 hour days are a necessity/requirement at uni!
    Thanks someone told me their record was 30h in the library on a dissertation xD
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    Definitely not. As a sxith-form student, I almost never work for more than 2-3 hours straight without at least a small break (at least 15 mins). Trying to push yourself for 15 hours is counterproductive in the long run. If you feel that you need to do that, you probably haven't managed your time well earlier on.

    Longest I think I've ever worked properly non-stop (not even 5 minutes of break) was 4.5 hours, but that was a maths exam.
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    if that's the norm then you'd find that no one will go to uni luv
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      (Original post by ihatePE)
      if that's the norm then you'd find that no one will go to uni luv
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      15 hours straight? No. But 15 hours in a day, then yes probably multiple times.
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      Did 12 hours straight. From 12 in the afternoon to midnight on a glass of milk.

      14 past papers in a row - no breaks.
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      That's ridiculous. My brain tires out after 4 hours maximum and I need to rest. Your brain works best with little breaks between study hours. Work should be approached with a little and often attitude, not a ton of work all at one time.
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      Screw that. I would never be able to concentrate for that long.
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      (Original post by bulgylau)
      roobi grain jer is shhok ed


      yes but ya girl is extra-er than extra mint
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        (Original post by ihatePE)


        yes but ya girl is extra-er than extra mint
        she probs fantasises over Hagrid widening her chamber of secrets ygm
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        (Original post by bulgylau)
        she probs fantasises over Hagrid widening her chamber of secrets ygm
        she probs date her ginger cousin just for the weasly vibe
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        15 hours of working is ********. If people could work this much I'd be driving a flying car right now and posting this on my 100 inch projectable foldable phone with 1000gb internet speed.
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        No, you can't focus for that long. You can sit and do bad work bit-by-bit for 16 hours, but it is far less efficient and effective than actually focusing for two or so hours.
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          (Original post by ihatePE)
          she probs date her ginger cousin just for the weasly vibe
          she probs uses a vibrating wand daily
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          They're not human
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          (Original post by SuperHuman98)
          maybe with some 10-30min breaks in side. People tell me they can do 30hours of work straight in uni (I am A level) but for some reason I can't even do an allnighter without needing to sleep at 6am .

          How much redbull do you really need?
          I know people that might do that once a year but for it to be even a bit effective they need 'help' from sources other than redbull
         
         
         
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