Richard Evans

Richard Evans (Founder of the Profs)

Founder of The Profs - a multiple award winning education startup. Previously an international tutor with a prestigious global client base, Richard now writes about how to tutor online and his experiences in higher education.

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Series: How To Tutor
How to Manage Exam Stress – A Guide for Tutors

During the exam season, it can often be forgotten that tutors experience perhaps as much stress as the students themselves. […]

Series: Revision Hacks
Easy Study Tips to Help You to Ace Your Exams

Over the past year The Profs has been putting together quick and easy study tips for students on our social […]

Series: University Applications
Advanced Tips to Improve your Personal Statement

We have another blog on how to write a postgraduate personal statement for more tips to get you started. Whether […]

Series: Revision Hacks
Spot The Key Differences Between Top and Average Students

Over my teaching years, I’ve noticed one very important difference between the answers of top students and those from average […]

Series: Revision Hacks
Look at My Horse, My Horse Knows How to Study

I don’t have a video of you studying (that would be creepy). But I do have a video of this […]

Series: Revision Hacks
Learn This Nobel Prize Winning Study Technique In Just 2 Minutes

Check out this great video on the fabled Feynman Technique and then read on to learn how to our favourite […]

Series: Inside The Profs
Protected: 2017 In Numbers | The Profs

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Series: Writing Hacks
3 Simple Steps For Writing An Effective Essay

Is Essay-Writing Difficult? (25 marks) In this essay I shall argue that writing an effective essay is not difficult if […]

Series: Self-Improvement
7 Productive Things You Can Do While Travelling This Summer

Despite what the weather outside may be telling you, summer is well and truly upon us again. And that means […]

Series: Revision Hacks
How To Use The Study Duck To Concentrate On Studies

I swear to God, sometimes I just want to punch a clock. Anything that ticks and tocks but Doesn’t. Seem. […]

Series: How To Tutor
Make More Money Tutoring!

You Can Easily Make More Money Tutoring If You Follow These Simple Steps Like it or not, private tuition involves […]

Series: How To Tutor
9 Out Of 10 Tutors Make This Mistake

9 out of 10 Tutors Didn’t Guess This Was The X-factor. Did you? At The Profs, we set out to […]

Series: Revision Hacks
The Best Way To Revise For Exams Is…

Backwards Revision Exams are based on questions. Lots of questions. So the best way to revise for exams is to […]

Series: Revision Hacks
You’re Doing It All Wrong: This Is How To Study Effectively

I used to hate them too: those kids who just seemed to turn up to exams after doing no visible […]

Series: Revision Hacks
Private Tutor vs Personal Trainer

Q: Why do people pay for personal trainers when anyone could do sit-ups in their home for free? A: Because […]

Series: How To Tutor Online
11 Things You Didn’t Know BitPaper Could Do

BitPaper is the online collaborative whiteboard created by tutors, for tutors! Check out 11 hidden features in this article: Screen […]

Series: Revision Hacks
The Flunk-O-Meter©

A dynamic, visual, motivating tool to scare millennials into revising harder. It vibrantly captures urgency, time sensitivity and prioritisation. Most […]

Series: Revision Hacks
Optimal Revision Strategies: Radial Revision©

By focusing on time left until each exam, we can create better revision strategies for each subject. One great tip […]

Series: How To Tutor Online
The 7 Best Ways To Get Your Students Into Online Tutoring

Once you’ve set yourself up to become an online tutor, you’re going to need some online tutees. You will want […]

Series: Revision Hacks
Behold! The Awesome Power Of The Sticky Note

The Power Of 1000 Stickies I accidentally created this method back in my first year of undergraduate studies. I was […]

Series: Inside The Profs
Protected: How To Win At The Profs

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Series: How To Tutor
How I Doubled My Hourly Tuition Rate In Less Than Two Months

In March 2015 I realised that, like many tutors, I was facing a scale problem. I’d been a private tutor […]

Series: How To Tutor Online
How To Become An Online Tutor

Use these simple tips to become an online tutor in less than 24 hours. I interviewed 20 professional online tutors […]

Series: How To Tutor Online
Advanced Online Tutoring Tips

7 Advanced Online Tutoring Tips To Wow Your Tutees Right. Now you’ve got your hardware and software ready to go […]