We all lose our cool sometimes, and as students, we all know how easy it is to get stressed out. In fact, as I’m writing this, I’m on the phone with my bank! If that’s not enough to make anyone want to pull their hair out, I don’t know what is. I’m going to take a bit of the advice I’m sending you way, and apply it to my situation. So what should you do to keep calm? Read on!
Breathing exercises: Just learning the art of breathing correctly can increase your mood and help mellow you out a bit.
Meditation: You’ll often feel like even if you take a minute off from your busy schedule that you’re being unproductive. When in reality you end up watching Modern Family on Hulu for an hour. Instead, just take anywhere from five to 15 minutes to relax your mind. You’ll be much more refreshed when you’re done and incorporating meditation into you daily routine will allow you to remain calm and mellow throughout your day..
Look at the bright side: Sounds obvious, doesn’t it? Sure this huge project may seem like the end of world now, but think about what it might do for you in the long run. If relevant, this is a project you can add to your professional portfolio which you can leverage when hunting for internships and jobs. Even though it’s difficult, do the best you can now and the rewards can be endless.