Music for Studying and Working and How It Affects Productivity and Attention

First published: 14 January 2018 Last updated: 14 May  2020 Welcome back to The Curiosity Concept! Over the past few weeks, I've done a lot of essay-writing. (Christmas 2017 was basically spent trying to translate Danish law for an essay on...

Podcasts To Spark Your Curiosity in 2019

Podcasts have become like books: there are so many available, choosing between them can be an impossible task. In 2019, you can find a podcast for any genre you're interested in. From Narrative Fiction to News and Politics; Comedy to...

Vlog – A summer day in London

https://youtu.be/lWIvvTYpPso School is out and summer is at its peak, but the experience of learning new things doesn't have to be confined to the academic year. For a lot of us, it's the learning that takes place beyond the classroom...

Outliers: The Story of Success – Book Review

Let's be friends on Goodreads! Details Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell (Penguin Books 2008) Rating and Recommendation 9/10 - This has quickly become my favourite read of 2019 so far. I definitely recommend it. I think there...

Crushing It! – Book Review

Let's be friends on Goodreads! Details Crushing It! How Great Entrepreneurs Build Their Business and Influence - And How You Can, Too by Gary Vaynerchuk (Harper Collins, 2018) Rating and Recommendation 7.5/10 I would recommend this book to anyone who...

A Guide to Preventing and Overcoming Procrastination: Part 2

This post is Part 2 of The Curiosity Concept's procrastination mini-series. I highly recommend you read Part 1 first so that you can make the most effective use of the following points. Now that we have a better understanding of...

A Guide to Preventing and Overcoming Procrastination: Part 1

So, it's the night before the morning of your deadline, and you're only 100 words into your assignment, which you've had a couple of weeks to complete. How did we get here? Didn't we say last time would be the...

I’m a Law Student But I Don’t Want To Be A Lawyer

"Oh, you're studying Law? Great! Now I have someone who'll get me out of trouble!" For the past three years, this has been the most common response I've received when someone learns that I'm a Law student. (That's if they...

My School Supplies & Stationery

Welcome back to The Curiosity Concept!  Firstly, this week marks one year since I posted my first ever blog post here on The Curiosity Concept! TCC is officially one! Thank you to everyone who has ever read a post, liked or shared a post...

Good Study Routines and Habits

Welcome back to The Curiosity Concept! And hello if you're a new reader :)  In my last post, 5 Productivity Myths To Avoid, we debunked some myths that students often believe will increase their productivity but may actually have the opposite effect....