Organizing Ideas: Concept Mapping

Have you ever been at a loss regarding the enormity of information you need to organize in brain when you prepare for an examination, paper presentation, quiz program, memory test etc? If the answer is yes, then probably you are underutilizing the amazing skills of your brain that could easily handle and organize huge amounts of information and data. The key lies in training your brain in simple ordering skills. It is possible to train our brain to organize information in different ways. One of the ways in which we can organise information in our brain and retain it for a longer duration is by doing concept mapping.

It may sound very simple but it does work wonders. You are in fact assisting your brain to organize information in a systematic manner.

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How to Prepare for a Class


Often enough, those who face the reality teaching or of having to present a paper before a group of well educated people for the first time, experience the feeling of anxiety. In some people the level of anxiety can be so high that they feel unable even to begin to prepare the material, some even postpone thinking about it until the last moment and then face those scary moments previous to and during the presentation. A good presentation of the material requires three levels of preparations. Here are some tips on how one can go about to give the best of oneself in teaching or presenting a paper before an experienced audience.

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Time Management

clock01 “For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, a time to die, a time to plant and a time to pluck…..” (Eccles. 3. 1-14).

Do you often feel that you have a lot to do, but have not enough time? Well, You are not alone. There are quite many people who foolishly lament over the lack of time.

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