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Final year? No job? Don’t worry ( 2 / 5 )

OK. So you've taken the advice of the first of these blogs which was Don't panic Ignore your career for the exam period (but ONLY this period!) Get to know yourself So now let's move to the next stage - where should you apply? Having got to know yourself, you hopefully will be starting to… Continue reading Final year? No job? Don’t worry ( 2 / 5 )

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Exams – how to pass without (much) stress (4 / 4)

  4.   Drill-rehearse-practice Find different ways of testing yourself. A really good way of doing this is to create flash cards with a question on one side and the answer on the other. You can then test yourself. There is something odd about physically writing something down that means it tends to be learned. I… Continue reading Exams – how to pass without (much) stress (4 / 4)

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Exams – how to pass without (too much!) stress (1 of 4)

Exams are stressful but I firmly believe that they can be mastered. It’s like decorating – it’s all about preparation. So I have four steps for you: 1.   Gather intelligence The key message in this blog is preparation and planning. And you can’t do either of these until you know everything you can about the… Continue reading Exams – how to pass without (too much!) stress (1 of 4)