Author(s): Graham Allcott
In the world of smartphones, instant internet access and on-demand documentaries, studying should be easier than ever. Yet all this background noise can make us unfocused and inefficient learners. So how can you cut through the distractions and get back to productive, rewarding learning? Four little words: Think like a Ninja. Paralysed by procrastination? Harness some Ninja Focus to get things started. Overwhelmed by exam nerves? You need some Zen-like Calm to turn those butterflies into steely focus. Surrounded by too many scrappy notes and unfinished to-do lists? Get Weapon-savvy with the latest organizational technology. With nine Ninja techniques to learn, there is a solution here for everyone who wants to learn better - and they don't involve giving up the rest of your life. Written by one of the world's foremost productivity experts, How to be a Study Ninja is a fun, accessible and practical guide on how to get the most out of your studying and love the quest for knowledge again.
'A great read for any student.' * The Sun * 'Simple, easy to follow and fun; in a time when the world seems to be obsessed with complexity, finding a gem that is so practical and so readable is a rare find indeed. I'm ready to don my balaclava and action the learning from this book with ruthless efficiency!' * Richard Gerver, author of Simple Thinking * 'Inspirational and encouraging' * Milkround *
Graham Allcott is the author of How to be a Productivity Ninja and the founder of Think Productive, one of the world's leading productivity training companies. Think Productive's diverse list of clients includes eBay, the British Library and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.