Learning is as much about your mind set as it is about your ability.
Read what Dr Karin has to say about communicating with your dog! Often I hear a dog owner say, “If only they could speak!” And then I want to answer: “But they do speak! You’re just not listening!” We as humans are a verbal species. We would love for our doggy friends...read more
Dr Karen's favourite course is Cat Psychology and Training.. find out why It may seem obvious, but in order to understand our cat, we must first remember that cats are not just small dogs, and do not behave as such! The family cat has a talent for being endearing,...read more
I think by the time you're an adult learner, you've been knocked down and gotten up again a few times. Maybe not so much for some of our younger students (how great is that!). Sometimes it can feel that's all you do. But studies have shown time and again...read more
The traditional assumption for many students and educators is that educational success is primarily determined by intelligence. However, many studies have shown its simply not the case. Why? Because your attitude is a far stronger determinate of your success. ...read more
Not all online courses are the same! Nearly everyone these days is offering an online course, and why not, it’s a great way to build your own or your business’ income. With modern technology it’s so easy to create, host and sell online courses, with no investment in...read more
By signing up for an online course you’re already showing that you’re a self-starter. Studies have shown that online students have a higher degree of self-motivation. Your task therefore is to keep yourself motivated. This might sound a bit obvious, but enrolling in a subject that really excites you will help you finish. Given a choice between a sensible but not so inspiring subject and something that really gets you going, we always advice the later. Why? Because you’re more likely to finish your course and succeed, and nothing succeeds like success! With success under your belt, the next course or step you take is more likely to be successful purely because your confidence will be higher.read more