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Free Soccer Betting Tips - Do They Really Work?

You would say "Of course they do! That's what they are for," but to what extent are they effective enough? You can find a number of tips about the basics and elementary soccer betting on the internet, which are essential for the very beginners. However, none of these guarantee any success that is regular and make you constant money. Most of the tips on the internet are very general - Almost everyone that bets knows this.
So how come not everyone is making money off soccer gambling?
The simple answer is that only the experts truly understand the real tips behind soccer gambling. This doesn't mean that the experts don't lose money - only that they always make much more than they lose. agen bola This means while the beginners struggle with the basics with free soccer betting tips, the real soccer betting world is away making money off their knowledge and experience.
If you are betting only as a hobby, then you do not usually need advice and handicapper tips given by the experts. However, if you are serious about making regular money through soccer betting so that you don't need to worry about your finances for the better part of your life, then free soccer betting tips will not get you there. You may need the help of professionals and experts who know what they are doing and how things work in the real world of betting.
The real world of soccer gambling isn't as simple as a flip of a coin to decide which team wins. This is why the experts are able to beat the odds each time and therefore make a regular income betting only on soccer. If you too want to be able to do it, then follow one picks and tips by the successful soccer bettors in the world.
But be careful my friend. Not every professional soccer bettor that look successful are winning tons of money. You should look for evidence or proof that prove that they are the winning lots of money every year by soccer betting
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Betting Tips for Beginners in Football

Betting Tips for Beginners in Football
All over the world Football is one of the most popular sports and as a result many people bet on it.
If you are a beginner and If you want to bet on the world's famous sport at Soccer prediction website and are a beginner then below are given few tips that you should put into practice to become successful:
Start with simple bets
As a beginner stick to the basics and let go complex issues such as grand salami, between props, teasers, and others. You will not lose money if you start with simple bets. The practice will make you learn how to bet like a pro within a very short time and also gives you a strong foundation.
Time your wagers cautiously
In sports betting, within a very short time odds fluctuate; therefore, you should be quite cautious. For example, as a result of player injuries, breakthrough performances, and even as a result of action of other gamblers the odds can fluctuate.
In order to be successful, place your bets at the right time when you are more likely to make a profit as per the Football betting tips.

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You should have diverse accounts
There are different specialties of online sports books. You should open accounts with multiple books to get more so that you can have more options in terms of odds and the number of games that are available for betting. It becomes easy for you to shift your bankroll if you have many accounts.
Proper use of the customer service
Well trained and professional customer service representatives are there with legitimate online bookmakers who handle issues on behalf of the company. If you have any questions or problems, make sure you contact your bookmaker.
Place a Bet on what you know
As a beginner always starts your bet sports that you know something about. You should start by betting on football match before you move to other teams.
Take benefits of betting forums and message boards
These places generally have wide information that can be of great help to you; therefore, you should participate in them.
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Ahiru No Sora Storm Summary - Chapters 159 - 164 - End of volume 23

Chapter 159 -
Chapter 160 : Sixth Men's March
Note : Sometimes they score a point, and then it's like a minute went by and they scored 2/3 baskets so the score will skip up a couple numbers.
Chapter 161 : Realize
Chapter 162 - End of summer https://imgur.com/R2d64vw
Chapter 163 - Last holiday https://imgur.com/qJDOBP4
Chapter 164 -Rising
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Betting Tips for Beginners in Football

Betting Tips for Beginners in Football
All over the world Football is one of the most popular sports and as a result many people bet on it.
If you are a beginner and If you want to bet on the world's famous sport at Soccer prediction website and are a beginner then below are given few tips that you should put into practice to become successful:

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Start with simple bets
As a beginner stick to the basics and let go complex issues such as grand salami, between props, teasers, and others. You will not lose money if you start with simple bets. The practice will make you learn how to bet like a pro within a very short time and also gives you a strong foundation.
Time your wagers cautiously
In sports betting, within a very short time odds fluctuate; therefore, you should be quite cautious. For example, as a result of player injuries, breakthrough performances, and even as a result of action of other gamblers the odds can fluctuate.
In order to be successful, place your bets at the right time when you are more likely to make a profit as per the Football betting tips.
You should have diverse accounts
There are different specialties of online sports books. You should open accounts with multiple books to get more so that you can have more options in terms of odds and the number of games that are available for betting. It becomes easy for you to shift your bankroll if you have many accounts.
Proper use of the customer service
Well trained and professional customer service representatives are there with legitimate online bookmakers who handle issues on behalf of the company. If you have any questions or problems, make sure you contact your bookmaker.
Place a Bet on what you know
As a beginner always starts your bet sports that you know something about. You should start by betting on football match before you move to other teams.
Take benefits of betting forums and message boards
These places generally have wide information that can be of great help to you; therefore, you should participate in them.
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What are the Benefits of Buying Verified Soccer Tips?

It can be difficult or almost impossible for you to win consistently at soccer betting. This is why it is important to rely on verified soccer tips to ensure that you generate profits regularly and get the best returns for the money you bet in. These tips are made by experts who have years of experience in football betting. So how do you benefit from the work of these tipsters and the tips they provide.

How Soccer Tipsters Work?

Soccer tipsters are constantly working to analyze all the data that is relevant for making soccerway predictions for upcoming matches. They usually specialize in specific league and tournaments and have experience in that area. You can identify the best tipsters based on their success rates. Tipping sites usually list the performance stats of each and every high-performing experts on their site. A simple comparison of these stats can make it easy for you to choose the right expert.● Experienced tipsters find all the information from reliable and trusted soccer sites online● They can also have access to football insiders for key information● They compare and correlate all the information between the 2 sides to come up with accurate tips● These tips are then verified by the tipping site’s community of experts to ensure that you are getting verified soccer tips

Advantages

You can purchase these tips and look forward to making profits from your bets. Explore the different ways in which you benefit from the work of such experts:

i. Consistent Winnings & Profits

When you buy tips and predictz soccer predictions from tipsters, you get the guarantee of winning. This means winning even the most difficult betting markets including the accumulators. You can look forward to making profits at the end of every month and every season.

ii. Choose Your Bets

Another advantage of relying on the experts is that you get all the time to select bets of your choice. Instead of getting into in-depth research, all you have to do is find the best bets and wager on them. Soccer betting research can take lots of time. It will mean taking a break from your work and other chores. Since so much data is required to be found and analyzed, it can also be a big effort on your part. Instead, it is best to purchase tips from the experts and save yourself time and effort.

iii. Feel Better & Enjoy the Sport

When you bet and win consistently, it will also help in boosting your morale. You can enjoy soccer at its best without having to do all the hard work. Doing all the research for making coming up with the predictzsoccerpredictions can chip away the thrill and sheen about watching the sport itself. On the other hand, you can focus on finding the best bets and winning consistently. This adds to your overall experience. Thus, there are many benefits of buying tips from verified soccer tipsters. It adds to your experience and bankroll and also provides you insights into how to think like an expert.
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How to use Reddit to improve your knowledge of sports

How to use Reddit to improve your knowledge of sports

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Now, as you are well aware, Reddit is an incredible resource for learning about a wide variety of things. From beauty to managing your finances, it seems there’s nothing you can’t learn about on the internet’s favorite forum.
So, with this in mind, it should come as no surprise that there’s a seemingly endless list of subreddits that are an ‘everything you need to know’ for pretty much every sport-related activity. Below we’ve listed some of the biggest forums that can help you improve your knowledge of sports.

Football (soccer)

Now, we’re not talking about the NFL here, but the global game of soccer. As soccer is the game that is supposedly the most popular sport in the world (4 billion fans can’t be wrong, eh?), there are so many threads that it’s hard to keep up. In the main subreddit of soccer, there are 1.6 million active users, or what they call “season ticket holders”.
At any given time, there could be thousands of soccer fans online sharing their thoughts on the latest transfer moves or how their team is faring in their respective leagues. Dig a little deeper and you’ll find subreddits for pretty much every professional league in the world. Want to learn how to train properly? No problem. Need to know some stats for a particular player? You’ll find plenty of resources here, too.

Poker

We’re going from the most popular sport on the planet to the most popular card game. Poker has always been a game with avid fans, but in recent times the rise of online poker has seen a new and fresh poker community grow and thrive in online forums. Although the main poker subreddit has only 111,000 members, you’ll find some really interesting tips and guides on improving your game, even for absolute beginners.
Incidentally, many of the top poker providers offer tutorials on their websites. Some of them have opted for online courses, where it is possible to develop a complete strategy and an online forum where you can interact with other pokers players or try some live training. Now, if you want to know which is the best, then ask on the poker subreddit, and you’ll get an honest response.

Basketball

While the general basketball subreddit only has 40,000 members, the NBA subreddit boasts over 2.6 million members. Wow—and we thought soccer was popular! It seems that the world of basketball revolves around the NBA, so who are we to argue?
There are even plenty of subreddits for NBA teams, each packed with knowledgeable fans dying to share their opinions on their favorite team. There are some really interesting threads in the main NBA subreddit, though, such as how LeBron forgot he wasn’t playing for the Heat and blocked one of his own teammates. The comments on that particular thread are great, as they offer good insight into how the game is supposed to be played and what could be going through the mind of a player.

Betting

Come on, let’s face it.. Betting on sports is a really big deal. And whether or not you’re into placing wagers on the action, the threads on betting subreddits can actually be treasure troves of insights. In all honesty, they’re great places for fantasy sports pickers to learn about how their picks might fare.
On Reddit there is a complete forum (with more than 14,000 members) for learning about the main news, tips and picks in the sporting field. Once you have gleaned some of those useful insights we mentioned earlier, you can then use one of the main aggregators of bookmakers, like Oddschecker, for example, to make comparisons among the odds offered by the various major betting sites.

Baseball


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The main baseball subreddit now has 998,000 members, and it’s just a matter of time before that hits the magic million marker. That’s pretty astounding for a game that is really only played professionally in the US and some smaller nations such as Japan and Taiwan.
So, is it all about the MLB? In a word, yes. There’s very little discussion about any other leagues or teams outside the MLB, unless there’s a major international tournament going on. Even then, the MLB team news still tops the charts. Having said that, it still is a great place to learn as much as you can about the professional game. As you know, it’s a game of stats, and so there are hundreds of threads discussing the importance of a player or team’s numbers and how these can be used to predict future results. Again, this can be very useful for fantasy sports pickers or anyone that likes a bet on a game.
Reddit is a veritable minefield of information on sports. And the fact that you can engage in discussion makes it all the more of an enjoyable resource for learning. So, if you want to learn something about your favorite game, forget Wikipedia and get on Reddit.
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General and Helpful Guide to Soccerbetting

Hey everyone, with the new reddit format, all the sidebar information and accessibility has become difficult. This post should allow the new format to coincide with the old in allowing the sidebar to be fully visible or accessible anyway.
The post below will include the basic rules, guides, score services, odds comparison, statistics and tools that can aid your betting experience.
If there is anything that can be added that can make this specific post beneficial, then leave a comment and they will be considered. As some of the posts linked below are getting dated, if there is any out of date posts that require urgent updating, again, let us know in the comments and we will work on creating a revised post for that specific thread.

About /Soccerbetting

Rules & the Daily Picks Thread

About the [LIVE] Thread

Guide to Betting on SocceFootball

Score Services

Odds Comparison

Statistics

Tools & Resources

Gambling Problems

Gambling problems? Get help
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Sports Betting Tips for Rookie Players at SBOBET (สโบเบท)

Sports Betting Tips for Rookie Players at SBOBET (สโบเบท)

SBOBET (สโบเบท)
SBOBET (สโบเบท) is an incredible source of information about online sports betting. There is a legion of sites that commit to providing valuable information and betting services for soccer match today. At these sites, participants of online gambling can obtain all the information that they need before making a bet on their favorite team. Soccer betting is exceedingly popular because soccer is a leading sport. Scores of fans all over the world watch the game in support of their team of choice or to simply experience the excitement of the game. An enormous fraction of these fans place bets on the scores.
The most salient distinction between soccer betting and other forms of sports betting is that it takes time to get the hang of making bets on soccer match today. The gamers need to get adequate experience before they start earning enormous profits in betting. However, once a beginner learns the basic tips that this article outlines, they will realize better than average profits for the bets that they make. One of the most crucial skills in soccer betting in a casino online is studying past games or matches. This assists the player in getting a proper insight into the odds of the team winning a match.
This advice might sound self-evident, but the truth is that a number of players in sports betting get caught up in the hullaballoo, and lose site of the big picture. Players of online soccer betting can also get a lot of useful tips on online forums and groups that dedicate conversations to analysis of statistics. Experts in this field recommend that novice players should examine all online sports books before placing a wager on soccer match today. This allows them to compare the bonuses and likelihoods of various sports books. This will have an immense impact on the bottom line of the gambler.
Consequently, a player that is new to sports betting should take his time when they consider the best odds. This is the best way of guaranteeing that they make substantial wins. As the beginners advance their betting skills, they can now venture in wagers that involve point spreads, also referred to as the Asian Handicap. Novice players can begin by making straight bets on soccer match today. The point spread form of soccer betting for match today is also known as 1x2; 2 is the away team, x the tie, and 1 the home team.
Experience players of sports betting for soccer favor a point spread as the players become a maven in predicting the outcome of a soccer match today. For beginners, placing 1x2 wagers is a brilliant idea because predicting the team that will win a ball today is a lot easier than providing the point spread. Another means of getting a winning start is by always betting on the home team. It is true that the odds for home teams are typically low. However, the home teams tend to outdo the bets for ties and away teams.
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Long Rant About Habits, Motivation and Trauma

I wrote this spontaneously on 4chan and thought maybe you guys could extract some value from it. It's a lengthy rant with many typos, but it felt good to let it all out.

ok, here is my advice. You need to focus, and focus only on one thing. Only one thing at a time, otherwise you will crash and fail. The question is, of course, on what do you focus on?
You have a shitload of options, but in my opinion it all boils down to building good habits. Habits will save your life, habits will make everything easier. You basically are your habits, have shit habits, have a shit life and so on. The two next questions of course, how do you build habits and wich habit do you choose? The first one is easy: Do one thing everyday till it becomes so natural for you that it feels like taking a shit or brushing your teeth - with no resistance to it at all. The problem is, your mind and body don't want that. They want to maintain homoeostasis (google it, it's crazy stuff). So you will be pulled back, you will slack of, don't do the thing thats good for you, you will fail. But only if you focus on more than one thing at a time. Here is the easy way to build a good habbit: do it as the FIRT THING in the morning, as soon as you possibly can. There is no other way. In the morning you have willpower overload, in the evening you are depleted. If you don't start your day with the new habit you want to implement, you will fail. Do this for many days. For some it takes 30 days, for some it takes a 4 months to get your habit really "ingrained" in your mind. As soon as the habit get's fixed, it belongs to you and it's crazy hard to lose it again (look at your bad habits, you know how hard it is to drop them) When one good habit becomes part of your identity, it will stay and push you through life. Results will build on each other, creates a Snowball effect. More on that soon.
Next Up: Wich Habits to choose.

"Wich habit is the best habit?" This question will change everything . Ask yourself, wich one thing, when done every single day of my life, will bring me the most reward over time? This is such an inspiring question for me. For me it's meditation. For you it could be journaling, working out, creating art, reading for one hour, going into nature, or planning and visioning your future life. Do it once every two weeks and it will be nice, do it every day for the next 30 years and it will violently shake up your trist life. Just Imagine what would happen in the next 30 years if you stick to your habit and master it and what would happen if you stay the same old you in the next 30 years? Realy imagine it, take 5 minutes for both scenarios, really feel those both very real possible futures for you. To realy find the best habit for you, just try stuff out. Without the intention to build a habit around it but to have fun and find something authentic for yourself. I did soccer, tennis, deep sea diving, video games, hiking, video animation and drawing until i found my true passion: creating electronic music. You have to try stuff out. Find the one thing you see the most value in - maybe it's reading nonfiction books about psychology i don't know, but choose one thing when you found it and NEVER let go. Build your habit around that one thing and stay for it. Because then everything will change. Because of the compound effect. Next Up: The compound effect.

I do this shit for 5 years and slowly i am feeling the impact of the compound effect, or the snowball effect or what ever you want to call exponential growth. Because this is it. Exponential Growth. This will change Everything. Look at this curve. ( https://potsandpansbyccg.files.wordpress.com/2016/04/exponential-growth.png ) Imagine this graph shows your fulfillment in life trough out time. What will happen in the next year if you implement on good habit? Here comes the hard truth: probably nothing much. If you read self help literature or meditate for one year, you will get some nice results, but nothing great or very inspiring. People around you will probably not notice it. This is normal. But what will happen is the following: By sticking to your one good habit, many micro habits are getting build for you automatically. If you meditate you will notice your emotions and bad thoughts earlier. If you lift weights you will be more confident and have a better posture and so on. Why is this important? All this micro stuff builds momentum for you. If you are a tad more confident, you maybe will be introduced to a new circle of friends. Or maybe you will talk to a girl you wanted to talk to. Nothing crazy, but nice. This motivates you, all the little moments of success will give you fuel. Maybe this new circle of friends of yours will take you to a festival and there you have the best 3 days of your life. This will motivate you, this gives you strength to do something more, maybe there is really more to life than all the bullshit around you, all the gossip and bad entertainment. You will AUTOMATICALLY do more stuff that is good for you, will will be reading and thinking more on your own, without extra effort, because you got a little taste of the good life. All this little extra stuff that you do will also build on top of each other. Finally you are taking a bit more responsibility. Here it get's really good. Start to fix your life and people will slowly notice. Start to eat clean, fix your room (i know but it's true) not because you read it in a book somewhere because you fucking want to. People will notice your attitude, they will respect you more. This fuels you even more. Everything fuels you now, you don't even have to motivate yourself because now you are getting positive feedback from the outer world. This is a big point in your life, when you notice that your surrounding reacts to you more positive than before, you want more of that. Now it's time to let go of the brakes you desperately hold on to. This is Fear.If you just let go of all the fucking anxiety and doubt in you, then you will reach the breaking point. Look at the graph, do you see the breaking point, where the line just skyrockets after some time? This is you without your brakes. But it takes time. For me it took 4 years to feel that this shit is real, now i'm right in the process of letting go and fuck holy shit i am fucking scared. I am at the tipping point. This Post is important to me. Is anyone still interested? Will share more.


Let's talk about brakes because boy do we have our brakes on. To really get what i mean with brakes, look at children on a playground. Most of them don't have brakes, or aren't stuck on them. Most children are pure energy, pure potential, and they use it as they please. To have fun, to experience joy and excitement. It's pretty inspiring. What will happen to the kids? They will be forced to sit still, shut up, behave, fit in, impress others, buy stuff. This is modern survival, if you can't fit in, impress and buy, you are socially dead. It's true, and it's rough. I was this kid once, completely spastic, autistic and happy. Then i embarrassed myself in front of other people. Then again. Then i failed something that was very important to me. Then i got humiliated by a teacher and so on, everyone experienced this stuff. The shame sits deep and it fucking hurts. What do we do? We want to NEVER experience something like this ever in our lives again. The thought of it makes us sick. What do we do? We put on our brakes. We censor ourselves. We sit still. We behave, try to fit in. I was so fucking bad in fitting in, and i still am (but now the perspective changed dramatically.) It is a horrible experience to feel like an alien. You get stiff, you tense up, all of the authentic movement of yours gets lost in robotic and calculated gestures, this is the safe way. It really is, with brakes on it's hard to get humiliated. It's hard to really fail at life, because society is easy. Get a job, have kids, it's possible with the brakes. But you life in a shell, behind a mask, behind your defense mechanism. Because your goal at the moment is to not screwed it up again like you did in Highschool. You try it with force, hold back the "weird" you and try to emulate other people you saw on tv, in school, your role models etc. So know we know why we have our brakes on, but why shouldn't we? It's easy to life with brakes, why not keep them? Because it robs all of your energy, of your potential, your health, your joy, your creativity, your sex, yourself. All of marketing is only possible because of your inner depletion. "Feel depressed and anxious? BUY this, consume that, achieve more, impress more, become famous. Then you will feel great!" This is marketing. The next time you see an add, be conscious of the inner need that gets triggered by it. Look at celebritys who kill themselves, look at Avicii and all the others. Success will not make you happy, no material success really. But this is what the brakes want, what marketing wants, what the scarred and humiliated child wants.

Now we get a bit more practical: How do you release the brakes? First of all, this is not for everyone and if it is for you then maybe the time is not right for you. Not all people should face their trauma head on, it's the hardest thing you can do while you live. Are you ready to feel all the suppressed shit, all the tension, do you really want to know how bad things really are? Are you ready for the truth? No is a valid answer. When i first had a glimpse of truth i had a full blown panic attack and felt pretty unstable for 3 weeks. Because i had no good habits. It's important to have a somewhat functioning life with somewhat good habits before you attempt to do the deep work, it will ground you, it will give you a strong fundament you can build on. If you don't have a strong fundament a little blow of wind can knock you on your ass. So if you sleep till 1 everyday, don't have steady income and are alcoholic do not face your trauma head on, it will ruin your life. Take things slowly, start with the little things described earlier.

So what can you actually do to release the tension (because that what it is) to release trauma, to finally release the brakes? There are of course many answers. There is a whole market place for those kind of things. Emotional Healing, Mental Health, Self Help, New Age Spirituality - there a millions of books, techniques, religions and products out there who claim to have the answer. Most of them are completely rubbish, scamming their way into the hearts of gullible people. I'm more on the gullible side, so i experienced the problem first hand. So here is a warning: Be careful. Don't be hyper critical of all the new age chakra interdimensional ghost healing stuff but do your research, listen to people, experiment, be open minded but carefully. I clearly have to say: I don't know the truth, i don't know what really works for you, what is really working and why. I can only share with you what helped me, what really gave me benefits. At the end of my rant i will probably share some resources with you. In the next post i will describe the most helpful techniques i found.

If you are unclear about the one habit that you want to implement, choose meditation. For me it's literally THE THING that turned everything around. Meditate for 1 Year and you will be more calm, meditate for 5 years and it will radically transform your personality, your view on life, on everything. If you think i'm exaggerating you are probably right, but it really feels this way for me. It's crazy. But you have to do it right. And you have to do it daily, for at least 20 minutes (but don't start there, go with even 1 minute if the start is hard for you) At first you will obsess about techniques, "AM I DOING IT RIGHT??" This will be probably your neurotic response to your first meditation sessions. It's normal but a distraction. Technique is a distraction. Thinking is a distraction. Almost Everything is. Some months ago i noticed that even by breathing you distract yourself. What do i mean with that? Take a deep belly breath, then do it again. Focus on inhaling very deeply and cleanly. It hurts, it's not comfortable, it's not normal for you, because you get conscious of all the tension in your body, all the pain, it's all there. What do you do? You breath shallow, into your ripcage, you distract yourself. It's crazy. Breath for 10 Minutes into your belly, i bet you can't. (By the way, deep breathing is one of the technique that is working great for me)

So Drop all the distractions of the mind, that is the goal. Just be, no thinking, no avoiding, no distraction. You sit, you breath, you feel, you go deeper. And deeper. Then you hit something, it scares you, you go back. Then you forget that you noticed something. Maybe you have the urge to stop meditating. Here, again, it's important to have a strong habit. Go deeper, experience the thing you are trying to avoid, just let go, fall into it. It will get easier. The first year will be hard. But stick to it, just imagine what could happen if you stick with it for 10 years. My Book recommendation: The Mind Illuminated. Great for Beginners, almost no bullshit, very comprehensive mediation guide.

The second thing i recommend is body work: stuff like working out, yoga, deep breathing, and lastly bioenergetics. The Tension, the brakes, are stored directly in your body. Do you have chronic pain with unknown or mysterious cause, some psychosomatic symptoms maybe? In most of the cases it is because of stored trauma. Shamans knew it, but now the west is catching up. Release the tension, release the trauma, set your energy free. Then you can finally be yourself again, talk and walk like you really are. When you release energy, you can fuel it in your work, you will be more productive, more energetic, people will notice. You will be more attractive, more glowing. I don't want to sell you anything, it is reality. But it's hard work. The most effective thing i found is bioenergetics, and it's shocking that so few people know about it. Basically you create tension in your body while breathing deeply, you hold it, feel the pain, pain gets released, more energy. I could talk a lot about this but i will simply link you a youtube channel that helped me immensely
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCziZ5Oc96aEp735kJupZLiA
He has a Playlist on Bioenergetics and a shit tons of exercises and workouts. If you do all the workouts you will be a different person, you confront your trauma head on and it hits you hard. So be careful and don't over do it.
Yoga is also great, combine it with meditation and clean eating and you will feel great. There is so much stuff to discover. I finally startet with lifting weights and i already can see positive effect it has on my psyche.

TLDR:

Habits

>Change your Life by changing your habits
>only one habit at a time
>contemplate deeply: wich one habit, when done every single day of my life, will bring me the most reward over time?
>do it first thing in the morning until it's a part of your identity


Compound Effect

>constant small effort over time creates incredible, exponential growth
>Every small success speeds up the progress
>One good habit will create a ripple effect that brings micro habits, wich brings more success wich brings more momentum
>Worship Exponential Growth
>It will take years

Brakes

>You are afraid of your own potential
>Your true motivation is to hide away from your trauma
>material success will not fill the hole
>Face the Trauma, release the pain, get your life back
>Do it slowly, do it in a controlled way, have your shit together before going deep

Techniques

>Meditation
>Yoga
>Bioenergetics
>Psychotherapy
>Lifting Weights and Sport in general
>creating authentic art


Books

Emotional Healing: Letting Go: The Pathway to Surrender, The Sedona Method, The Work by Byron Katie, The Gift of Imperfection

Productivity: The One Thing by Garry Keller, Essentialism, The Bullet Journal Method

Other Stuff: Meditations by Marc Aurel, Siddhartha by Hesse, Psycho-Cybernetics, Mastery by Leonard

Youtube Channels

Bioenergetics:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCziZ5Oc96aEp735kJupZLiA

The greatest Self Help Resource on Earth:
https://www.youtube.com/useActualizedOrg
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Long Rant About Habits, Motivation and Trauma

I wrote this spontaneously on 4chan and thought maybe you guys could extract some value from it. It's a lengthy rant with many typos, but it felt good to let it all out.

ok, here is my advice. You need to focus, and focus only on one thing. Only one thing at a time, otherwise you will crash and fail. The question is, of course, on what do you focus on?
You have a shitload of options, but in my opinion it all boils down to building good habits. Habits will save your life, habits will make everything easier. You basically are your habits, have shit habits, have a shit life and so on. The two next questions of course, how do you build habits and wich habit do you choose? The first one is easy: Do one thing everyday till it becomes so natural for you that it feels like taking a shit or brushing your teeth - with no resistance to it at all. The problem is, your mind and body don't want that. They want to maintain homoeostasis (google it, it's crazy stuff). So you will be pulled back, you will slack of, don't do the thing thats good for you, you will fail. But only if you focus on more than one thing at a time. Here is the easy way to build a good habbit: do it as the FIRT THING in the morning, as soon as you possibly can. There is no other way. In the morning you have willpower overload, in the evening you are depleted. If you don't start your day with the new habit you want to implement, you will fail. Do this for many days. For some it takes 30 days, for some it takes a 4 months to get your habit really "ingrained" in your mind. As soon as the habit get's fixed, it belongs to you and it's crazy hard to lose it again (look at your bad habits, you know how hard it is to drop them) When one good habit becomes part of your identity, it will stay and push you through life. Results will build on each other, creates a Snowball effect. More on that soon.
Next Up: Wich Habits to choose.

"Wich habit is the best habit?" This question will change everything . Ask yourself, wich one thing, when done every single day of my life, will bring me the most reward over time? This is such an inspiring question for me. For me it's meditation. For you it could be journaling, working out, creating art, reading for one hour, going into nature, or planning and visioning your future life. Do it once every two weeks and it will be nice, do it every day for the next 30 years and it will violently shake up your trist life. Just Imagine what would happen in the next 30 years if you stick to your habit and master it and what would happen if you stay the same old you in the next 30 years? Realy imagine it, take 5 minutes for both scenarios, really feel those both very real possible futures for you. To realy find the best habit for you, just try stuff out. Without the intention to build a habit around it but to have fun and find something authentic for yourself. I did soccer, tennis, deep sea diving, video games, hiking, video animation and drawing until i found my true passion: creating electronic music. You have to try stuff out. Find the one thing you see the most value in - maybe it's reading nonfiction books about psychology i don't know, but choose one thing when you found it and NEVER let go. Build your habit around that one thing and stay for it. Because then everything will change. Because of the compound effect. Next Up: The compound effect.

I do this shit for 5 years and slowly i am feeling the impact of the compound effect, or the snowball effect or what ever you want to call exponential growth. Because this is it. Exponential Growth. This will change Everything. Look at this curve. ( https://potsandpansbyccg.files.wordpress.com/2016/04/exponential-growth.png ) Imagine this graph shows your fulfillment in life trough out time. What will happen in the next year if you implement on good habit? Here comes the hard truth: probably nothing much. If you read self help literature or meditate for one year, you will get some nice results, but nothing great or very inspiring. People around you will probably not notice it. This is normal. But what will happen is the following: By sticking to your one good habit, many micro habits are getting build for you automatically. If you meditate you will notice your emotions and bad thoughts earlier. If you lift weights you will be more confident and have a better posture and so on. Why is this important? All this micro stuff builds momentum for you. If you are a tad more confident, you maybe will be introduced to a new circle of friends. Or maybe you will talk to a girl you wanted to talk to. Nothing crazy, but nice. This motivates you, all the little moments of success will give you fuel. Maybe this new circle of friends of yours will take you to a festival and there you have the best 3 days of your life. This will motivate you, this gives you strength to do something more, maybe there is really more to life than all the bullshit around you, all the gossip and bad entertainment. You will AUTOMATICALLY do more stuff that is good for you, will will be reading and thinking more on your own, without extra effort, because you got a little taste of the good life. All this little extra stuff that you do will also build on top of each other. Finally you are taking a bit more responsibility. Here it get's really good. Start to fix your life and people will slowly notice. Start to eat clean, fix your room (i know but it's true) not because you read it in a book somewhere because you fucking want to. People will notice your attitude, they will respect you more. This fuels you even more. Everything fuels you now, you don't even have to motivate yourself because now you are getting positive feedback from the outer world. This is a big point in your life, when you notice that your surrounding reacts to you more positive than before, you want more of that. Now it's time to let go of the brakes you desperately hold on to. This is Fear.If you just let go of all the fucking anxiety and doubt in you, then you will reach the breaking point. Look at the graph, do you see the breaking point, where the line just skyrockets after some time? This is you without your brakes. But it takes time. For me it took 4 years to feel that this shit is real, now i'm right in the process of letting go and fuck holy shit i am fucking scared. I am at the tipping point. This Post is important to me. Is anyone still interested? Will share more.


Let's talk about brakes because boy do we have our brakes on. To really get what i mean with brakes, look at children on a playground. Most of them don't have brakes, or aren't stuck on them. Most children are pure energy, pure potential, and they use it as they please. To have fun, to experience joy and excitement. It's pretty inspiring. What will happen to the kids? They will be forced to sit still, shut up, behave, fit in, impress others, buy stuff. This is modern survival, if you can't fit in, impress and buy, you are socially dead. It's true, and it's rough. I was this kid once, completely spastic, autistic and happy. Then i embarrassed myself in front of other people. Then again. Then i failed something that was very important to me. Then i got humiliated by a teacher and so on, everyone experienced this stuff. The shame sits deep and it fucking hurts. What do we do? We want to NEVER experience something like this ever in our lives again. The thought of it makes us sick. What do we do? We put on our brakes. We censor ourselves. We sit still. We behave, try to fit in. I was so fucking bad in fitting in, and i still am (but now the perspective changed dramatically.) It is a horrible experience to feel like an alien. You get stiff, you tense up, all of the authentic movement of yours gets lost in robotic and calculated gestures, this is the safe way. It really is, with brakes on it's hard to get humiliated. It's hard to really fail at life, because society is easy. Get a job, have kids, it's possible with the brakes. But you life in a shell, behind a mask, behind your defense mechanism. Because your goal at the moment is to not screwed it up again like you did in Highschool. You try it with force, hold back the "weird" you and try to emulate other people you saw on tv, in school, your role models etc. So know we know why we have our brakes on, but why shouldn't we? It's easy to life with brakes, why not keep them? Because it robs all of your energy, of your potential, your health, your joy, your creativity, your sex, yourself. All of marketing is only possible because of your inner depletion. "Feel depressed and anxious? BUY this, consume that, achieve more, impress more, become famous. Then you will feel great!" This is marketing. The next time you see an add, be conscious of the inner need that gets triggered by it. Look at celebritys who kill themselves, look at Avicii and all the others. Success will not make you happy, no material success really. But this is what the brakes want, what marketing wants, what the scarred and humiliated child wants.

Now we get a bit more practical: How do you release the brakes? First of all, this is not for everyone and if it is for you then maybe the time is not right for you. Not all people should face their trauma head on, it's the hardest thing you can do while you live. Are you ready to feel all the suppressed shit, all the tension, do you really want to know how bad things really are? Are you ready for the truth? No is a valid answer. When i first had a glimpse of truth i had a full blown panic attack and felt pretty unstable for 3 weeks. Because i had no good habits. It's important to have a somewhat functioning life with somewhat good habits before you attempt to do the deep work, it will ground you, it will give you a strong fundament you can build on. If you don't have a strong fundament a little blow of wind can knock you on your ass. So if you sleep till 1 everyday, don't have steady income and are alcoholic do not face your trauma head on, it will ruin your life. Take things slowly, start with the little things described earlier.

So what can you actually do to release the tension (because that what it is) to release trauma, to finally release the brakes? There are of course many answers. There is a whole market place for those kind of things. Emotional Healing, Mental Health, Self Help, New Age Spirituality - there a millions of books, techniques, religions and products out there who claim to have the answer. Most of them are completely rubbish, scamming their way into the hearts of gullible people. I'm more on the gullible side, so i experienced the problem first hand. So here is a warning: Be careful. Don't be hyper critical of all the new age chakra interdimensional ghost healing stuff but do your research, listen to people, experiment, be open minded but carefully. I clearly have to say: I don't know the truth, i don't know what really works for you, what is really working and why. I can only share with you what helped me, what really gave me benefits. At the end of my rant i will probably share some resources with you. In the next post i will describe the most helpful techniques i found.

If you are unclear about the one habit that you want to implement, choose meditation. For me it's literally THE THING that turned everything around. Meditate for 1 Year and you will be more calm, meditate for 5 years and it will radically transform your personality, your view on life, on everything. If you think i'm exaggerating you are probably right, but it really feels this way for me. It's crazy. But you have to do it right. And you have to do it daily, for at least 20 minutes (but don't start there, go with even 1 minute if the start is hard for you) At first you will obsess about techniques, "AM I DOING IT RIGHT??" This will be probably your neurotic response to your first meditation sessions. It's normal but a distraction. Technique is a distraction. Thinking is a distraction. Almost Everything is. Some months ago i noticed that even by breathing you distract yourself. What do i mean with that? Take a deep belly breath, then do it again. Focus on inhaling very deeply and cleanly. It hurts, it's not comfortable, it's not normal for you, because you get conscious of all the tension in your body, all the pain, it's all there. What do you do? You breath shallow, into your ripcage, you distract yourself. It's crazy. Breath for 10 Minutes into your belly, i bet you can't. (By the way, deep breathing is one of the technique that is working great for me)

So Drop all the distractions of the mind, that is the goal. Just be, no thinking, no avoiding, no distraction. You sit, you breath, you feel, you go deeper. And deeper. Then you hit something, it scares you, you go back. Then you forget that you noticed something. Maybe you have the urge to stop meditating. Here, again, it's important to have a strong habit. Go deeper, experience the thing you are trying to avoid, just let go, fall into it. It will get easier. The first year will be hard. But stick to it, just imagine what could happen if you stick with it for 10 years. My Book recommendation: The Mind Illuminated. Great for Beginners, almost no bullshit, very comprehensive mediation guide.

The second thing i recommend is body work: stuff like working out, yoga, deep breathing, and lastly bioenergetics. The Tension, the brakes, are stored directly in your body. Do you have chronic pain with unknown or mysterious cause, some psychosomatic symptoms maybe? In most of the cases it is because of stored trauma. Shamans knew it, but now the west is catching up. Release the tension, release the trauma, set your energy free. Then you can finally be yourself again, talk and walk like you really are. When you release energy, you can fuel it in your work, you will be more productive, more energetic, people will notice. You will be more attractive, more glowing. I don't want to sell you anything, it is reality. But it's hard work. The most effective thing i found is bioenergetics, and it's shocking that so few people know about it. Basically you create tension in your body while breathing deeply, you hold it, feel the pain, pain gets released, more energy. I could talk a lot about this but i will simply link you a youtube channel that helped me immensely
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCziZ5Oc96aEp735kJupZLiA
He has a Playlist on Bioenergetics and a shit tons of exercises and workouts. If you do all the workouts you will be a different person, you confront your trauma head on and it hits you hard. So be careful and don't over do it.
Yoga is also great, combine it with meditation and clean eating and you will feel great. There is so much stuff to discover. I finally startet with lifting weights and i already can see positive effect it has on my psyche.

TLDR:

Habits

>Change your Life by changing your habits
>only one habit at a time
>contemplate deeply: wich one habit, when done every single day of my life, will bring me the most reward over time?
>do it first thing in the morning until it's a part of your identity


Compound Effect

>constant small effort over time creates incredible, exponential growth
>Every small success speeds up the progress
>One good habit will create a ripple effect that brings micro habits, wich brings more success wich brings more momentum
>Worship Exponential Growth
>It will take years

Brakes

>You are afraid of your own potential
>Your true motivation is to hide away from your trauma
>material success will not fill the hole
>Face the Trauma, release the pain, get your life back
>Do it slowly, do it in a controlled way, have your shit together before going deep

Techniques

>Meditation
>Yoga
>Bioenergetics
>Psychotherapy
>Lifting Weights and Sport in general
>creating authentic art


Books

Emotional Healing: Letting Go: The Pathway to Surrender, The Sedona Method, The Work by Byron Katie, The Gift of Imperfection

Productivity: The One Thing by Garry Keller, Essentialism, The Bullet Journal Method

Other Stuff: Meditations by Marc Aurel, Siddhartha by Hesse, Psycho-Cybernetics, Mastery by Leonard

Youtube Channels

Bioenergetics:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCziZ5Oc96aEp735kJupZLiA

The greatest Self Help Resource on Earth:
https://www.youtube.com/useActualizedOrg
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[META] Beginner Guide to Soccerbetting

Hi all,
This will serve as a beginner guide for those who are interested in starting to bet on football/soccer. Please feel free to add/comment/suggest any tips or tricks that can help newbies that you feel are necessary to the guide.
Step 1: Pick your bookie and deposit money
First of all you need to pick a bookie. A quick write-up can be found here. Some bookies offer first-deposit or other type of bonusses, however these do involve some requirements. If you are interested in a bonus, I suggest you google "YOUR BOOKIE deposit bonus" quick, to catch the most recent bonus. Next up, you deposit your money on to the bookie. IMPORTANT: Only bet with money you can afford to lose. There is no minimum/maximum to your bankroll. Play with what you are comfortable with.
Step 2: Explanation of the odds
There are three type of formats:
Step 3: What to bet on?/How to find value?
You can bet on whatever you like really. Bookies offer many types of markets (1X2, corner kicks, total amount of goals,...). The more you know about a team or league, the better capable you are of betting on it. If you want to be succesfull on the long-term, you need to find value. Here is a useful thread regarding the percentage chance of winning required for a bet to be value. Pretty much you need to find where you have an edge on the bookies. Let's run through it with a quick example: You are an expert in the Eredivisie (The Netherlands) and the game Excelsior - FC Twente is today. You notice that the odds for FC Twente to win are 2.00, meaning the bookies give them a 50% chance to win this game. However, you have done research to both teams and you yourself give FC Twente a 75% chance to win this game. Basically, the odds you give to the outcome are higher than the odds the bookie gives to the outcome. In your opinion, there is value to bet on Twente, so you bet on Twente to win.
Step 4: Bankroll Management
How much to bet? Bankroll management is a crucial key to long-term success. The majority of successful betters use 1-5% of their bankroll per bet, depending on how certain they are. However, there is no real right or wrong answer. You need to watch this for yourself. But keep this in mind: Let's say you have a bankroll of €100. If you bet using 1%, you can make 100 bets. If you bet using 5%, you can only make 20 bets. If you have a bad case of variance/losses, using 1% is obviously safer. IMPORTANT: Do not chase losses. Once you get into a bad streak, it is important to keep bankroll management in order to not throw everything on one bet.
Interesting tools/tips/tricks
Hope this guide can help starters in the world of betting on soccefootball. As mentioned before, please comment/add things that you feel are missing! Would be great to work together to create the best possible help to beginners :)
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Language Schools In Japan

Hello everyone,
Language schools in Japan is a topic that comes up quite often, but doesn't ever seem to be that comprehensively covered on this sub, or indeed elsewhere on the internet.
What I'd like to do is collect all the experiences and reviews of language schools in Japan from everyone here in one big post so that others can easily browse it. If it could be made a sticky post, or put on the sidebar (if people actually reply) it could be very useful.
It'd be useful to put when you studied at the schools too, as they might have changed greatly. Also, even if the school has already been mentioned please put your opinion too! Will give greater balance/more weight to it.
I'll also add some resources at the bottom for those searching for schools and information.
Waseda University - Centre for Japanese Language (Takadanobaba, Tokyo) http://www.waseda.jp/cjl/en/
I went to CJL for 1 year from April 2014-15, and it cost around Y450,000 for a 6 month semester. I had some good experiences with Waseda, but I probably wouldn't recommend it. I entered at a low level, probably N4ish (Level 2/3 at Waseda), and came out near an N2 level (Waseda level 4/5) by the end. Class sizes can range from 10-30.
The system at Waseda is quite interesting, essentially you join the Centre, and then you have to complete 13 credits a semester. Essentially that's 13 classes, which is 20 hours a week. All the classes are electives, and there are hundreds to choose from at various difference levels from 1 which is beginner, to 8 which seems to be academically fluent! When you join you take a placement test that is for guidance only, and you are free to join any class you like. There are some core classes too, which gives the course an overall structure. Now although this sounds great, this was actually my biggest bone of contention whilst studying at Waseda. You are free to join any class you like, great, but so are those who are much higher levels than you. You might think, why would they join a lower class? It's because of another course at Waseda, SILS (School of International Liberal Studies). Unless they are fluent at Japanese, SILS students have to take a certain number of Japanese classes before they graduate. They don't care about studying Japanese, they just want to pass. This means you'll find students who are extremely good at Japanese in low level classes, which is extremely annoying. Their attitude towards studying is also not great, which generally just disrupts the flow of the class.
One thing that Waseda is good for is academic learning. If you wish to enter a Japanese college or university, the style of studying at Waseda is great. You do a lot of essay writing, and learn all the appropriate words that aren't often taught in other places. Personally I just wanted to study Japanese in general, not academically, so it wasn't great for me, but my essay writing in Japanese did get a lot better. Also it's fully part of the university, this means you can join all the clubs. This is a great chance for those who have the time (I didn't) to engage with Japanese students and really use what they've learnt. There are also plenty of international events, and my friends who went to them really enjoyed them.
However, another issue I had with Waseda was the kanji teaching. I'm from England, and hadn't really focused on kanji studying before so my level was very low in comparison to the other skills. Due to the nature of the class system though, I couldn't take a lower level kanji class as it clashed with one of the core classes ('Comprehensive Japanese'). The kanji class was only once a week as well, which is just not often enough for kanji in my opinion.The core courses as well don't really focus on kanji itself either. This meant that whilst I was at Waseda I did get better, and did join some other kanji classes, but I would've liked a lot more practice. The teachers in the comprehensive courses often were quite lazy with the teaching of new words as well, especially in the higher classes. If the students didn't understand a word they would often just write it on the board, which would be great for the Chinese and Taiwanese, who made up the bulk of the students, but was very annoying for the other students!
This could also fall into student demographics: At Waseda the majority of students were from China or Taiwan. Around 60% I'd say, depending on the class of course. There was a great international mix though, which made for some interesting conversations. A few universities, such as the University of Sheffield in England, also have an exchange program with Waseda which meant they came along with friends.
Overall - I enjoyed it, but it wasn't quite what I was looking for. I wanted to just improve everything about my Japanese, but in the end we focused too much on essay writing. u/j000e
Kai Japanese Language School (Shin-Okubo, Tokyo) http://en.kaij.jp/
I studied at Kai for 3 months, from April-July 2015. It cost around Y240,000 for a 3 month semester.
I found Kai to be a really good Japanese school, and not only enjoyed studying there, but also improved a lot. I entered Kai at level 5 out of 8 (attempting to take N2 level) and it's got a traditional language school structure. You're in one class, and there's a set schedule for each day. This was great for me as we studied kanji 3 times a week, something I really wanted to focus on. For those who want to be able to pick and choose classes it might not be so great, though I believe you can do so from level 6 onwards. Class sizes are around 10-15.
The community at Kai is great. They really encourage people to get together and meet, and generally everyone appears to be very friendly. There are often parties at Yoyogi Park (not school organised, just students together) and the atmosphere was great.
One of the best things about Kai was it's approach to teaching. They really want you to converse in the class, but understand the importance of other aspects of Japanese too. This meant that we studied all the important things, grammar, vocabulary, but almost every day there was at least one part where we got together as a class and had a natter about something. This helped with fluency and also gave a nice community to the classroom.
Another great thing (for me) was that the were focused on teaching European rather than Asian students, and tailored their courses as such. They understood how to teach kanji to europeans and integrated the kanji into the course whilst you were studying the grammar etc. I found the approach really helpful, and in only 3 months my kanji got so much better.
One negative for some people could be that they didn't really focus on writing essays in Japanese. For me this wasn't such a big deal, but they only start practising essays, and the words you use, the structure, at level 5. I'd had some previous experience from a different school and therefore found it really quite easy.
Student demographics - mostly European. There were loads of Swedes bizarrely, but a mixture from lots of different countries. Only saw a students few from East Asia.
Overall though, I found Kai great, I really enjoyed it and would recommend it to any people wanted to study Japanese in Tokyo! u/j000e
Kyoto Institute of Culture and Language (Kyoto) http://www.kicl.ac.jp/en/
I went to KICL for 2 years (2012-2015), starting in the first intermediate class and graduating from the most advanced class. Overall I had a great experience and am still involved with the school, helping new students with orientation, taking them to the ward office, etc.
KICL has a reputation for being very hard, fast paced, and having a huge workload, and it most definitely lives up to it. It is really best for people who are very serious about learning Japanese and want to put as many hours as possible into studying. If you would like a school with a lot of field trips, activities, and time off in order to work or sight-see, KICL isn't right for you. Not saying they don't have field trips and activities because they do (culture day once a semester as well as a couple excursions and lots of activities involving the Art University), but not as many as other language schools I have a heard of.
The price is about the same as most other language schools, but KICL offers more hours than the average. Classes are from 9:00 to 12:30 every day, with mandatory afternoon classes twice a week from 1:30 to 3pm. They also offer elective afternoon classes the other 3 afternoons a week, so essentially, you can learn Japanese from 9am to 3pm, 5 days a week which is much more than most other language schools.
Attendance is huge at KICL and you will be expected to have 90% percent attendance for each semester. If you fall under 80% you will get a warning and can get refused admission for the next semester. KICL is also a registered site that can handle visa paperwork for students. They will do this for you if your attendance is over 90%, but if it isn't you will have to go and renew your visa on your own at the immigration office.
Classes have a massive workload and cover pretty much every facet of Japanese learning. You will have 2 or 3 teachers for your class that change per day and about 15-20 students in each class. Every day focuses on either speaking, reading, writing, listening, or grammar, plus working out of the main textbook. Each semester the students are expected to learn about 750 vocabulary words, over 200 grammar points, and do 2 speeches. When I went, I had to study a lot outside of class, sometimes 3-6 hours per day to keep up with the demands of school. Of course, its not like this for everyone, I am just ridiculously bad at learning this language.
One of the biggest perks and one of the reasons I joined is because the KICL campus is located inside of the Kyoto University of Art and Design. They share the cafeteria, cafe, library and other facilities. There are a lot of activities and parties you can go to to meet the university students, and you can also join the university clubs and circles. This becomes a great way to meet Japanese friends and practice your Japanese in "the real world." The school will also give you a lot of help if you want to join the Art University after graduating, helping you with application procedures and deadlines. They can also give you help if you want to join other universities in Japan, but not as much. For me, the biggest flaw in the school is that it pushes students into higher classes before they are ready, because when students move from "beginner" to "advanced" in just two years it looks really good on paper. Unfortunately students end up suffering. But if you know this, then you can tell them you don't want to move up so fast and they will always respect your wishes.
I would also say that even though there is a day of "speaking" in class, you have to actively participate. Teachers do not really force you to speak at all and I had classmates where I only heard their voices when they were doing a speech in front of the class. I think this is a waste, so if you want to get better at speaking you have to make the effort.
The last complaint I have about the school is that they say they will help you find a job in Japan if you want to, but they absolutely do not. They will give you some information about job fairs in the city and they have a "job information session" once or twice a semester where they give you some tips for interviews and show you how to write a resume, but this is the only thing they do. I mean I am not sure why anyone would want to work at a Japanese company anyway, but if you do you are out of luck. You would have a much better time skipping these "information sessions" and networking.
Overall I had an amazing experience, met tons of cool people and would absolutely not even be close to my level of Japanese now if it wasn't for KICL pushing me to be better. Most of the teachers care and are super helpful, and its a great environment to learn. I would definitely recommend it to anyone who is serious about studying Japanese. If you have any questions about anything, I am always free to answer. u/spaghettisburg
Yamasa Institute (Okazaki City, Aichi Prefecture) http://yamasa.org/
I studied there in fall of 2011 for 3 months. I took their AIJP course (Accelerated Intermediate Japanese) and their JBPP (Japanese for Business and Professional Purposes I think?) courses.
Cost: I can't remember the exact tuition. Check the website. I rented an apartment through the school for around $700/month, utilities were extra. I also rented a mamachari for 3 months for around $100 or so. The total cost varies so much depending on your program and what sort of housing you want, that you need to check the Yamasa website and get some accurate pricing from them. It's a non-profit, so they're not going to screw you out of any money. They're really good about returning deposits.
Apartments/Dorms: They have a variety of options, just keep in mind that a lot of them use futon platforms. If you're like me, and can't handle sleeping on a futon, you need to tell them up front, because they only have a limited number of housing spots with actual beds in them. But they can hook you up with everything from a dorm, to a shared apartment, to a single apartment, to a homestay. And the prices are reasonable, and a LOT cheaper than Tokyo.
Classmates: Yamasa actively tries to get people from ALL over the world, not just 100 dudes from China, Korea, Taiwan, or whoever needs to send 100 dudes to learn Japanese all of a sudden. I lost track of all the different countries of people I met. It wasn't just Western Europeans and Americans. There were people from Brazil, India, Singapore, Korea, Israel, Turkey, China, Taiwan, etc. They really go for that "UN" vibe. And we all spoke Japanese for the most part, so communication was possible with anyone. The age spread was pretty wide, too. Mostly 20-somethings, but some 30-60-somethings, too. My favorite surreal moment: talking to two guys from Turkey in a bar in Japanese, because that was our only common language. Cool!
Faculty/Staff: Awesome. Faculty will NEVER speak English, which is good. Staff WILL speak English, which is also good. Staff is amazing at helping with just about any problem you have. Faculty will work your tail off, but they want you to do well.
Classes: Fast-paced, with frequent testing. Typical days went like this: 9:00-12:30 or so, with 4 classes and 10 minute breaks, then lunch, then from 1:30-2:20, one more class, then electives until you went home around 3:30-4:00. JBPP was my main elective, and it usually met from 2:30-3:30 or so every day. We had a homeroom teacher, who also taught grammar and vocab, then we had other teachers for reading, speaking, and writing, too. Electives: you can take a ton of them at Yamasa, from stuff like tea ceremony and cooking to JLPT prep. It really depends on your goals. I took JBPP and JLPT N1 and N2 grammar review. The JLPT isn't really a focus here, so if your goal is JLPT domination, you have to do that on your own time. JBPP was crazy useful, and kind of a cultural eye-opener for me.
Homework: Takes a few hours every night. Being in Okazaki helped me focus on that. We also had group projects to do, too.
Speaking: They were very thorough about placement tests, and finding my weaknesses, like speaking and writing. I came there pretty much unable to speak clearly or write that well, even though I could read and listen really well, and I left with a spoken competency that I was extremely happy with, and I could write okay. (I had to give a "graduation" speech when I left. In Japanese. With no warning. There was no way in hell I could have done that when I got there.) Talking to my classmates and teachers in Japanese was vital for that. Being in Okazaki also meant I wasn't going to use much English at all, too. (Unlike Nagoya or Tokyo, where I was more likely to be asked to use English.) It's an environment where you can really work on speaking if you want to.
Books/Printouts: we barely used books. Instead we had a truckload of printouts every class, they were all giant, placemat-sized printouts, which were a RPITA to manage. Get a binder and a 2-hole punch, punch holes in one side, fold over, store. That seems to be the generally accepted way to store them without going insane. The printouts were a lot more focused than most books I used at that level.
Social Scene: Okazaki isn't Tokyo. If you want to be in Tokyo, go to Tokyo for school. It's around 300,000 people, 29 minutes from Nagoya on the special express. Nagoya is a lot more fun, but going back and forth takes time and it gets expensive. (700 yen each way adds up.) I saved Nagoya for the weekends, but sometimes I got rained out, because it's hard to bicycle to the station in a downpour. Possible, but not fun. Okazaki does have a castle, though. That's a nice way to spend an afternoon. Okazaki is right next to Toyota, where the company's world HQ is, so lots of engineer types, lots of families. There IS stuff to do, but you have to work to find it. The campus bar is a great place to go to meet fellow students and locals, and get info about stuff to do there. Cheap Guinness, and Declan will make you some good food. You're either going to love Okazaki, or you're going to hate it. But generally I found the people here to be pretty down to earth--both locals and students. I really liked Okzaki a lot. Generally, Aichi prefecture is located in the middle of Honshu, so you're close to a lot of stuff: about 2hrs. to Tokyo, an hour to Kyoto, an hour and a half to Osaka or Nara, plus there's a ton of other, smaller places that just as worth going to. The school has a club that organizes outings on the weekends. It's NOT free, though. I had a great time, learned a ton, would go back again if I weren't so darn busy.
EDIT: Ah yeah, forgot to mention: attendance is a thing. If you're on a visa, or want to study in Japan on a visa, you NEED to show up for class, because they will take attendance and report it back. So don't slack on showing up to class. u/onion_horse
KCP International (Shinjuku, Tokyo) http://www.kcpinternational.com/
I studied at KCP International for 3 months - Oct-Dec 2015. It's located about a 10 minute walk from Shinjuku station, with Shinjukugyoenmae being the closest one.
Cost: Cost for a single semester, or 3 months, was $2700 USD, which is a bit expensive. However, this covers normal classes, class material, elective classes, which are once a week, as well as culture classes and excursions associated with them. These include visits to the Edo Museum, Akihabara etc as well as an overnight trip to a Ryoukan at the foot of Mt Fuji.)
Accommodation: The school offers dorm and home stay options, however, I elected to organise my own accommodation. The dorms are about an hour by train away, from memory, but the school covers any transportation costs via a pass. If you aren't keen on the hour train ride, or a curfew (I think 10pm on weekdays), I would recommend finding your own place. I managed to get one only 10 minutes walk from the school so I never needed to catch a train. Cost was about the same as the dorm option.
Classes: Each day, you learn 5 new kanji and about 20-30 words associated with them, with which you are tested the next day, alongside weekly tests for the weeks worth. Some days, you study grammar from their material, which usually come with conversation practice exercises, and others you study from the JLPT list of grammar. There are also reading exercises, usually once a week. For the JLPT grammar, you learn 2 new grammar points from which you have to compose at least 2 sentences for each point, which are marked and corrected. Each week, you also have a dedicated class (about 1 1/2 hours) for listening and writing. Listening consists of several tapes you listen and answer questions about. The Writing class involves writing 1-2 page essays for review. Both of these have big tests at the halfway point and end of a semester, which count towards your final grade - then again, all tests count towards it, even the daily kanji/vocab tests. There are other classes you can take in place of these, though, such as Japanese geared towards university. Depending on your level, you'll either be in the morning or afternoon session. The advanced classes, 4 and above, are in the morning and the lower levels are in the afternoon. Classes are 4 hours long with a 15 minute break halfway. Attendance is mandatory, especially if you are on a visa. They don't actually offer much leeway with this unles you have a reason, such as sickness (and a doctor's cert). Miss and few and you lose a bit off your grade. Miss some more and you may lose your student visa.
Electives: Each week, US program students will have a single elective class (50 mins) that is based on their level. In level 4, we had the option of in depth Kanji classes - reviewing radicals, trying out calligraphy etc. However, these aren't very intensive in comparison and you are only graded by attendance.
Homework: You are usually assigned a handout from a folder you are given at the start. You are also expected to have read through the next days material and have learnt any new words in them, including the new kanji and the vocab that comes with them. I usually spent about 2-3 hours a day on this.
Staff: I had three teachers in my semester - two awesome teachers and one okay teacher. The two best were quite engaging and friendly with the class, often happy to joke around as long as we covered the days material. The okay one was just that, not bad but not especially good. She was too reliant on students moving the class forward and would often pause for long moments, waiting for the class to answer as opposed to just moving on, or calling out particular students to answer. None of these teachers spoke anything but Japanese. As for the faculty, they are very helpful and have a number of fluent English speakers among them. Only trouble is you may have to wait for a while if you go right after class as many students often seek out the faculty at this time. Going before class or well after is likely your best bet.
Classmates: This was a mixed bag for me. The majority of students, probably around the 90% mark, are Chinese, with others outside of the US program being from Korea, Vietnam and other Asian nations. This is only bad in the sense that many often revert to Chinese outside of class, and stick with their Chinese speaking friends. There will be other US students from your program but there are no Europeans whatsoever, and I was the only Australian. Were it more diverse, I think it would be better. That said, there were quite a few Chinese students happy to stick to Japanese and speak with me. Also, the other nationalities also stick with Japanese. In regards to their attitudes, however, I think I may have lucked out with my class. While there were some who were very keen on learning the language, quite a large number of them weren't. Some were only interested in doing the minimum so they could get into a Japanese university because they missed out in China, others I wasn't even sure why they were there. I think this is the exception, however, as I've heard good things from people in other classes. One class even regularly went out together. One thing to note is that the higher your level, the less likely you'll have other American students in your class. I was put in level 4 (N3-N2 equiv) and I was one of two from the US program to make it that far, with one making it to 5 and the rest going into 1-3.
Extra: The school offers a number of clubs, including participation in a local soccer league, which allows you to play with native Japanese speakers. I, however, didn't make use of them as I am a bit of an introvert (an understatement), which in hindsight, I see as a big mistake. Other clubs I heard about were the tea ceremony, koto and anime, though I'm sure there were many more - just don't remember them.
Despite my misgivings about some of the students in my class, I thoroughly enjoyed my time at KCP and felt it really helped me learn and build confidence in using Japanese. I'm fairly sure I could have become fluent if I stayed on for a couple more semesters, but was only able to do the 3 months at the time. In hindsight, I don't think I used my time as best as I could have. I certainly wasn't social enough, nor did I make use of their clubs. Had I have, I think it would have only helped. I plan on finding out when I return in Oct this year. u/Honmononoshinjin
Lexis Japan (Motomachi, Kobe) http://www.lexisjapan.com
I was there for 3 months from September 2015. The school is about 2 minutes walk from Motomachi Station, which is functionally the centre of Kobe.
Cost: about Y29,000 per week, from memory. Compared to other study I've done (Spain + China), this was very good value. 25 hours per week of class and then activities meetups etc included.
Accommodation: There's a student house about 15 minutes away, but I stayed in a homestay. My commute was just under 20 minutes (walking and then 2 train stops). Family was amazing...truly wonderful people. It was only at the end I discovered that they spoke pretty good English - it was only Japanese to me the whole time I was there.
Classes: Five hours per day of face to face classes, and then activities each afternoon / evening. Normally about 30mins - 1 hr of homework in the evenings, which was always marked and/or discussed the next day. Lots of conversation and really good teachers who kept things moving. I thought it was very intense and they moved through the textbook at lightning speed.
Staff: The teachers were the best part - quite young, very engaged and obviously knew their stuff. Senior teacher was very serious and pushed them all into line a bit. Front desk staff were ridiculously helpful and even helped out on weekends etc if you had any problems.
Classmates: From memory, I had 7 classmates in my first class (2 Swiss, 1 French, 1 Taiwanese, 2 Aussies, and a Czech girl) and then I had 4 classmates in my second class (1 American, 2 Italian, 1 Kiwi).
Extra: Best 'extra' was that the school also teaches English to local people, so there are always young local students in the school who the school then buddies up with you. So, from day one you had local people for hanging out with and language exchange. Often local students joined in social activities etc at the school. Really cool to learn language then use it ten minutes later in the student lounge.
School: The building is brand new, and is right next to the big Daimaru Departo in Kobe. Big classrooms and very modern. Aircon settings needed work though...too hot sometimes.
Lexis was my best ever overseas study experience, and I've had a few. Professional school, but a really relaxed vibe and staff who did their best to make it work for you. No real negatives, just a really good academic + social time. u/sushinovice
Wahaha Japanese School (Akasaka, Fukuoka) http://wahahanihongo.com/
First, about me: I have studied Japanese on and off for 15 years, and my level is roughly between N1 and N2. I have no problem having a conversation, but my Japanese does not feel natural enough. Point is, I was not looking for someone to teach me grammar, but more to explain nuances and this kind of stuff...
Cost: $2000 for two months for lessons, $1000 dollar for a furnished apartment in the center of city (found it myself). I know many other students did home stays or stayed at dorms, not sure how it would have cost, but definitely much cheaper.
Classmates: Mostly Westerners or wealthy Taiwanese/Korean. Lots of Swiss, I am not sure why. Classes: 3 hours of class every day, but, and this is what I absolutely loved, it is a very small school, and we were 2 or 3 at most (I was alone one full week actually). And oh God do you learn faster than by listening to a teacher droning on and on. Point you understand fast you skip, things you do not understand you can stay on it for 15 minutes, no problem. The teachers were wonderful (as they often are in Japan), and you can say they love their job because... well, they actually eat lunch with us! I think homework depends on people... I asked for more homework myself, I am not sure how it went in beginner's classes. The point is, though, that you just speak and get corrected all the time, which is how your Japanese actually improves. We used university textbooks, and lots of papers (I guess trees aren't an issue in Japan).
Social: The school organized activities every week, and we often had local university students coming here. It was really fun to go to Karaoke with the teachers, then go for a drink until 3AM with them.
Flaw: It is quite on the expensive side, so you'd better be motivated to learn Japanese to come here. It is not like you can let the other 6 students talk and just wait until the lesson is over, there are only 3 of you in the classroom, including the teacher, so if you are not the talkative type then... well, shame.
Resources
http://gogonihon.com/en A site that has plenty of information about studying in Japan. It is well researched and often updated.
http://www.nisshinkyo.org/search/index_e.html A site where you can search for a school and they have plenty of data for you to browse, from the demographic make-up of the school to the number of full-time teachers employed.
A great reddit post by sarumoochiru with lots of advice and some FAQs
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JUST BROKE A 1000 RATINGS POINTS!

Thanks you guys. Haven't done much but lurking here for quite some time now, didn't feel I had much to contribute being so limited in my skills and all, but this is just a big THANKS GUYS! I bet there are thousands of beginners just watching videos and reading tips and stuff you guys put out there.
I've watched most of Bartholomews recent videos (learned a lot!), read the beginning of Logical Chess (a bit repetitive I think, any other tips for beginners books?), watched Magnus Carlsen play of course (as a Norwegian, I'm so proud, and look out for fresh Grand Master young blood Aryan Tari, played lots of non-timed games with friends, and 10 minute internet, so my 1000 rating points is 10 minute chess.com-rating points. How's that comparable to anything really? I feel i have no clue over openings really, just try to make the other guy frustrated with complicated play and try to calculate and tactic my way out of it. Use that chesstempo.com app on my mobile, which I find very helpful.
To other beginners wanting to break the magical 1000 chess.com 10 minute rating points, here's my tips:
Watch John Bartolomew's "Climbing the rating ladder" and "Chess fundamentals" series
Chessnetwork and chessexplained are also good sources for video, I think.
Read some beginners literature
Play with friends
Play on internet
Study tactics
Fuck openings, just don't move too many pawns, back up your pieces but don't limit their movement, don't give away free pieces, get rid of blunders and try to see patterns, one move, two moves, three moves ahead, maybe get to learn one or two openings and try out their principles, but at this point I found it very useful to just play and see what happened and learn how to get in and out of tricky situations, just learn by playing. I played a lot, absolutely no genious, but my progress has been at maybe 200 rating points a year. I use queen gambit a lot, because players at my level usually don't know how to deal with no openings and I like how it usually gets to the action quite quick when the other guy is unprepared, which people my level are.
Play players who are better than you. Get used to losing, because that's how you get better. By losing less and less. It is a game of patience in so many ways I think, and so many rewards! I feel my game is so much better than just a hundred rating points ago, I understand the basic principles instead of just having a slight idea, I have had some beautiful plays and beat guys at 1100 rating points, now I feel the way onward is to start to:
Start to study openings Keep on with tactics training Keep on playing of course Keep on watching videos
I like openings where I can get flowing positional chess with lots of openings, I tend to like to make the board complicated and unstable and try to get my head higher above water than the other guy and watch him drown, if that makes any sense. I usually try to set more than one trap at once before I apply any real pressure, and always watch out for my weaknesses, I started to try to "attack" myself in my mind as if I was the other guy, boom one hundred rating points right there in two weeks. That's all I really started new, and then my winning ratio has boomed and I started beating guys I never stood a chance against. The other guy seems to use a lot of time when I'm prepared for his/her attacks! Time which I use to try to exploit the weaknesses he leaves after mobilising futile attacks I've already prepared for, sounding like a pro here maybe, but this is what I strive for, not something I always achieve. Far from it, but thanks guys, I rant, I know, but all this, I've owe all my beautiful moves the last few years to you guys and the guys you've tipped me about without even knowing it, I'm really grateful and I sincerely appreciate what you do. Excuse any French grammar by my being a Norwegian and the excess of words of words on me writing for a living. Not in English obviously, but once again. Thanks, guys. I never would have made it here without you, and I appreciate playing so much more now that my skills are not at "try not to drown all the time"-level, I feel that I actually can swim as long as the there are no big waves and god forbid no sharks in the water. I know I am still no match, but I understand more, improvise, set up plays, traps, see some moves ahead, actually PLAY chess. Now I feel I grasp the basics, if this was soccer I could actually pass the ball back to you now.
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What site for an American

I'm looking to get into soccer betting for a little fun. I am curious if there is a website people recommend that can be used in the states.
edit: Also tips for a beginner would be nice or maybe a link to a guide. I have never used any sort of betting site, so I still have to learn how it all works.
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Top 18 Sports Betting Tips For Beginners

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