Start Bar Prep Right

Start Bar Prep Right

There are a few things you need to do when you begin your bar exam studies. I’ve discussed many of these things in other blog posts and in various podcasts, and I will link to those resources at the end of this post. Here, I want to highlight two things you...
How to Avoid Bar Exam Burnout

How to Avoid Bar Exam Burnout

You know that feeling when you just can’t go on anymore? When the thought of studying just makes you want to run away screaming? When just looking at your study materials makes you break out in a cold sweat? That is probably burn out. As defined by Wikipedia, “Burnout...
Relationship Stress and the Bar Exam

Relationship Stress and the Bar Exam

One major source of stress for people preparing for the bar exam is how their single-minded focus on the bar exam affects their significant other and close family and friends. Because of this, I recommend that you speak with these people early on or ideally before you...
9 Essential Journal Writing Tips

9 Essential Journal Writing Tips

Keeping a journal is a great way to gain self-insight, to blow off steam, and to mull over new ideas. The basics of keeping a journal are: (1) get paper; and (2) write on paper. But, to make it more effective, consider these nine journal writing tips. First, make sure...