As the Bar Exam approaches, some of us tend to get tunnel vision — forgetting about everything that does not involve studying, even our own well-being. In Lee’s article for Solo Practice University, Taking Care of Yourself is a Critical Part of Bar Exam Preparation, she describes some of the symptoms and excuses that go along with Bar Exam stress as well as the pitfalls of ignoring the warning signs of burnout.
Many bar takers do not realize how physically demanding the study schedule (and testing) can be until it’s too late. Lee has outlined the different steps you can take to ensure your body and mind are in tip-top shape for optimal bar exam results. You’ll be thankful you read this article when you’re breezing through study sessions!