Overcoming Writer’s Block: How to Write an Effective Introduction

It is the number one study skill mistake I see made in college writing, and it’s in the introduction. If you’re like me when I was trying to become a better writer, then you know how difficult getting a great introduction to your paper can be. Pulling your hair out thinking how to start your paper is a time management disaster, too. And the worst part is that Professors read the introduction closest. In fact, when you really think about how many sheets professors and their T.A.’s have to read through, you can bet that, within the first few paragraphs, they already have a good idea of what your grade will be. And when someone CREATES a decision in their …