I hope you have taken a little time to decompress after the term and now perhaps are building up to consuming Easter eggs. But there is time amongst all this to take a moment to reflect. Hopefully you are on track with your coursework and revision is ticking over nicely (if not, have a look… Continue reading There is no such thing as too soon.
So you reached the end of term and the holidays are under way and it's time to relax. Well yes it is and so important that you keep fresh by having some time away from your studies. But I do have a few thoughts: If your work is running to plan, then all you need to… Continue reading What to do over the Easter break
Things to think about before leaving for the Easter break: Coursework Pretending it isn't there or kidding yourself you have it under control are not successful strategies. You might need to take some work home with you or, if you are staying around need to carry on coming to the library. Factor it in to… Continue reading Easter check list
As the year moves inexorably towards final exams, there might be one thing that keeps coming back to you amongst all the other stuff. Why haven’t you got sorted out with a job yet? Perhaps your flatmates have been talking about the interviews they have had and the offers they are considering. But in fact… Continue reading Easily landing your perfect job in your final year
So the Christmas decorations are coming down, you've finished the turkey, met ALL your relatives and been to many parties. So now you start to think about going back to university. A couple of quick tips: If you are behind with work, don't ignore it. Pretending isn't going to help you when the deadline looms… Continue reading Start of term
When you get a bad mark, hw to get over the shock and move on.
So you reached the end of term and the holidays are under way. Time to relax. Well yes it is. In a way. But I have a brief piece of advice for this time of year.