Explore the True Self
I’m a graduate of MIT Engineering and UPenn Law School, so I know what it feels like to study under pressure at elite institutions. My acceptance and strong performance at an Ivy League school was not due to innate skill nor talent, but instead, to certain studying tricks that I would like to share with you today.
3. Finally, I meditate. The first two methods are ways to trick my brain: removing distractions and giving a sense of urgency. Requiring me to be determined, they are much easier said than done. This final method—meditation—has been more accessible and has had lasting effects on me. It has helped me eliminate distractions and mental baggage holding me back. I have become free from worrying about results and being diverted to something happening elsewhere. Now I can focus. My mind stays where I am. Due to my meditation routine, I can read a book, study or work hours at a time without being distracted.