4 Pros And Cons Between A Laptop And Handwritten Notes In Class

Over the years, there has been a gradual shift in trends from handwritten notes to typewritten notes within the classroom. It poses the question, are laptops more efficient than handwritten notes? Which do you prefer? For many students, it’s a no-brainer: Quicker note-taking is made possible and easy with a laptop. For other students, handwriting their notes feels more authentic…. Read more →

Motivation Monday: The Key To Unlocking Your Potential

Today’s motivation comes from Winston Churchill. Churchill states, “Continuous effort not strength or intelligence is the key to unlocking our potential.” – Winston Churchill We often blame our failures on our intellect, ability or capacity; we look within for the reason as to why we could not achieve what we set out to do. On the contrary, the truth is… Read more →

Motivation Monday: The Key To Success Lies Within

“The answer lies within ourselves. If we can’t find peace and happiness there, it’s not going to come from the outside.” – Tenzin Palmo This Motivation Monday, we look to a quote by Tenzin Palmo, addressing the power of the self. So often in life, we seek outside sources to attain happiness and peace. We look to significant others, family… Read more →

Summer Destinations: Long Beach Island, NJ

This summer, Plaza College is introducing a series of blog entries outlining the best destinations for your weekend getaways. Tune in to the Plaza College Blog every other Friday to get the lowdown on the week’s featured destination, as well as to catch up on any blog posts you may have missed. We hope you enjoy the Summer Destinations Series,… Read more →