New Year’s Eve Decluttering Tips for College Students

New Year’s fuss and Jingle Bells tunes urge us to have a fresh start of the brand-new year—by setting ambitious goals, taking care of your body and soul, learning new skills and so on. As a college student, you are especially thrilled with the things you can achieve in this year. But the truth is we rarely succeed in these ventures if our environment—physical, digital, and mental—is clutteredand messy. If our lives are full of unwanted things that we do not dare to get rid of, in the end, we let the clutter drag us down. This is not a way to succeed in college and boost your learning achievements!

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12 Last-Minute Christmas Gifts for Students and Book Lovers

The holiday season is snapping on our heels and it brings long-waited family gatherings, crazy student parties, coffee-sipping and gossiping with your high-school and college friends and…  headaches. And no, not from Jingle Bell Rock or Mariah Carey’s voice (but this definitely contributes). These are presents that are giving us all pains—to think of, to choose, to order, to wrap, to buy at the very last moment?! If you haven’t kept a list of your family’s, friends’ and colleagues’ wishes throughout the year, you might not come up with an idea in the last minute.

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Tim Ferriss and His Books

Tim Ferriss is a renowned self-help and self-improvement guru who has crafted his personal life and achieved enormous success in business ventures in various domains. He has risen to fame after writing “The 4-hour Week” and sending a message across all of America that it is possible to stay fitbecome rich and retire early if you plan this! His desire to surpass his capabilities, not to accept physical and mental limitations and always reach for better results have inspired millions of people listening to his podcasts, following him on social media and reading his best-selling books. Also, Tim Ferris gathered a large audience in front of the television screens – first time, with his show The Tim Ferriss Experiment that featured how the host attempts to master a new field every week (rally car driving, speaking Tagalong, drumming etc). In the beginning, they made only 13 episodes together with Turner Broadcasting before Tim got the digital rights for the show and put it on iTunes where it became a real hit and topped the nonfiction series charts for weeks. Later he decided to shoot the television adaptation of his popular podcast – TV show Fear(less) which proved to be an enormous success as well.

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Top 5 Books from Bill Gates Reading List 2019

The name of Bill Gates has a strong certification effect: the content with which his name is associated, is believed to be trustworthy and of good quality. He is one of the most prolific and key figures of our time who has inspired several generations of people to achieve success. It is not surprising that we look up to him and we follow his ideas and activity. Last time BooksRun wrote on Bill Gates’ biography and the work of Bill Gates’ foundation. This time we would like to concentrate on the reading list that Bill Gates recommends. He is an avid reader himself and always takes more books for his holidays that he can ever read! It sounds like any other person who loves reading and overestimates the time he will be able to dedicate to reading. 

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Best Memorization Tips For Every Learning Style

Everyone knows how hard it can be to prepare for the exams in the subjects where a lot of memorization is required. We all remember those kids at school who would dedicate all their time to studying. You can well recall their nicknames as well? Book warms! They would usually succeed better than anyone else in the class in those subjects that required a lot of reading! A lot of people believed that these kids had superior talents than other classmates but in fact, they could not have been more mistaken. 

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6 Top Business Books for Autumn 2019

It is the new academic season – use your chance to raise your business awareness! We decided to outline the top business books for Autumn 2019 that are worth reading if you are looking to expand your management, deal-making, sales and financial acumen in the world of innovative startups and large corporations. Learn the best strategy tips and leadership insights from iconic businessmen and visionaries that have changed their industries and turned their name into a brand itself. Check below our BooksRun’s list of top-rated business books for August 2019:

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How to Handle Stress in College Students’ Life

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These days college is not associated with the same “wild” experience as it used to be with parties all night long and a carefree lifestyle. Due to higher competition for jobs, a higher rate of unemployment, pressing costs of getting a university degree and new social media standards of what successful students should be like, it becomes more and more difficult for college students to pursue their studies today and causes serious effects of stress. In the news reports, we stumble quite often upon the necessity of psychological help on campus and a requirement for a help hotline to assist students during their hard times. Therefore, stress has become one of the biggest problems during university times and it is crucial for students to master how to manage stress in college

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New Digital-First Strategy of the Biggest Textbook Publisher Pearson

It is the news in the world of textbook publishers! The world’s largest textbook publishing company has recently announced about its transition to a “digital firstpublishing model from a traditional paperback-driven business model. This publishing company which counts its history for longer than a century, brings innovation and digital transformation into the textbook publishing industry which will drastically change the way college students acquire their college materials.

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College Tips for Freshmen Students

It is the beginning of autumn! It’s the time for freshmen students to buy textbooks, learn about new dorm roommates, and simply get ready for college in all senses. Everyone facing this new experience does not really know what to expect, and for sure you will encounter all the good and the bad sides of being a college student. But in order to make these years more memorable, you can engage in many activities which can expand your horizons and make your life more fun. Let’s have a look at some of them prepared for you by BooksRun below :

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Getting Back into College Mode After Summer Holidays

Once you are back in college, there is a wide choice of activities lying in front of you. Some students prefer to use their time for getting organised, and some perceive it as an opportunity to learn something new. Regardless of what you choose to do during early autumn days, BooksRun has selected a few interesting college tips that we consider to be useful for every student out there after summer vacation.

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