Time and effort will only get you so far in life. Leveraging your strengths, focusing on specific goals, and preemptively eliminating obstacles will get you further than "powering through". This Study Smarter Kit, inspired by Utah State University, has the core elements to fine-tune your learning and study smarter, not harder.
The most powerful perspective you can take on your success is a belief to keep pushing forward, no matter how many setbacks or obstacles you encounter. This is called grit and the resources on these pages help strengthen your grit. If you want to learn more about grit, visit this extensive collection of articles and research on grit.