Why Finals Are Alot Like Skydiving
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Why Finals Are Alot Like Skydiving

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Why Finals Are Alot Like Skydiving

Taking finals is a student's worst nightmare. Finals can make or break one's grade in a class that he or she has been excelling in all semester, causing students to become apprehensive. Skydiving produces a similar feeling of anxiety. How one can overcome the fears of skydiving, can also be applied to taking finals. Here are four tips to help a student conquer finals.

1. Surround yourself with friends who will support your efforts to surpass your goals.

When one decides to skydive, it is important to invite people who love and encourage you. When it comes to taking finals, encompassing yourself with loyal and supportive friends can alleviate any stress you are facing.

2. Know your limits.

Understanding how dangerous the activity you are signing up for and researching whether or not you are capable of completing the activity are extremely important. In regard to finals, being aware of what you can achieve is crucial because you are then able to put your best foot forward.

3. Be proactive.

Let go of every negative or anxious thought to skydive and transmute it to a positive and enthusiastic energy. With finals, start studying days or weeks in advance to get a head start on tough material and utilize spare time.

4. Understand that it will all be over soon.

Skydiving usually lasts from between five to seven minutes and your fears finally come to an end. After your final, you are free to watch Netflix and go to the movies with friends without the worry of failing your exam the next day. The end is always closer than you think.

With these tips, you are bound to excel in your endeavors whether you are skydiving or studying to ace your biology exam. Try making use of these suggestions to reduce your anxiety and conquer your goals. Nothing comes easy, but with hard work, dedication, and a guide on how to overcome your obstacles, you are destined for greatness.

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