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10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades (While Studying Less)

Narrated by: Thomas Frank
Length: 2 hrs and 26 mins
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Publisher's Summary

Becoming a more effective learner and boosting your productivity will help you earn better grades - but it’ll also cut down on your study time. This is a short, meaty audiobook that will guide you through 10 steps to achieving those goals:

  • Pay better attention in class
  • Take more effective notes
  • Get more out of your textbooks
  • Plan like a general
  • Build a better study environment
  • Fight entropy and stay organized
  • Defeat procrastination
  • Study smarter
  • Write better papers
  • Make group projects suck less

Whether you’re in college or high school, this book will probably help you. But not if you’re a raccoon. I want to be very clear about that; if you’re a raccoon, please buy a different book. This one will do absolutely nothing for you. How did you even learn to read, anyway?

©2015 Thomas Frank (2016 Revised Edition) (P)2018 Brilliance Publishing, Inc., all rights reserved.

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  • andy62700
  • 15-10-2018

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  • doug miller
  • 19-08-2018

Very Helpful!

My daughter and I listened to this book on the way to college!

It is the perfect length and the content is rich! I’m very hopeful that listening and talking about these things will help her have more confidence heading into her first year! Highly Recommend!

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  • Vianey
  • 05-04-2019

Concise and extremely valuable

The author, who also reads the book, is very a talented storyteller and fun to listen to. The advices are obvious, but put to the listener in a way that call for reflection and helps to put your mind in the right path.
I’m now also watching his YouTube channel, which focus on productivity and have great quality videos, as well.

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  • Bastian Venegas
  • 23-02-2019

Tremendo

Thomas Frank ha logrado resumir maravillosamente una serie de consejos que realmente han marcado un antes y un después en la organización de mi vida

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  • Anonymous User
  • 20-12-2018

Earning awesome grades

Really liked it. Very interesting and logical approaches to studying. Will have to listen again!

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  • Mario
  • 11-12-2018

Beneficial for any Student

As it states in the title, it is helpful for any person looking to organise his or her life especially in university.

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  • Jesse S
  • 02-11-2018

straightforward and some nice tips.

Nothing groundbreaking, but plenty of good info and great resources to take it further. I've followed CIG for some time and had read the book before, but it was nice to refresh during my workouts.

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  • Alejandro Fuentes Salazar
  • 19-10-2018

Totally useful

overall great. already listening to the podcasts
If you want more in depth knowledge, use the podcast and the webpage. Great job, Thomas

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  • Kaleb D.
  • 06-10-2018

helpful and actionable guide

As always, Thomas Frank provides a powerful guide to maximize studying time. Very succinct and helpful. I think he could probably with a book on each chapter.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 30-09-2018

Would read again

Really enjoyed listening to the book. Will consistently come back to this book since it was really helpful, inspiring and most of all motivating. Got my mind rolling on what I should do as my next step to not just become a better student, but a better learner and leader. Thank you so much.

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  • Sean Nolan
  • 13-10-2018

Brilliant

Absolutely loved it! There was literally no filling in it, every sentence was a line of gold!

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  • Amit Seenanden
  • 10-08-2018

Simple, easy to understand and effective

I've been a long time follower of Thomas Frank, and this, perhaps is one of his best works.

Having already read the book, the tips, tricks and advice given in the book gives a clear picture of what you need to do to succeed, and with Frank's advice, the ideas are simple to implement in your life.

Having listened to the book, I feel like I have absorbed more, as hearing the author himself read it feels more personal, and his informative yet friendly tone keeps the listener engaged throughout.

Highly recommended to my fellow students and others alike!