Archive for August, 2011

How to Make the Most Out of University Societies

How to Make the Most Out of University Societies

University social life is always like game the old “be in it to win it”. So the more proactive you are with your own social life the better off you will be. Clubs are the 911 of all University social life. Clubs can be the start of great friendships, you can learn new skills, understand more [...]

How to Make Money & Keep It While at Uni

How to Make Money & Keep It While at Uni

The only way to have money while studying is to get a job. I understand that the word ‘job’ may be a difficult concept to handle for some, but essentially it is something you will have to do. It is not as terrifying as it may seem, or as difficult. There are hundreds of ways [...]

Travel and Life Experience Options while at Uni

Travel and Life Experience Options while at Uni

If taking a gap year is not for you – then you can always take time off during university by deferring, or use the fairly long 3 month break. University is quite flexible allowing you to defer if necessary for 6 months or 12 months. Taking time off university (especially if you did not take [...]

Create a Wall Map

Create a Wall Map

You have just finished a set of exams for school. You have got your marks back. Your final end of year exams loom in the future.

What do you do?

The first step, is to evaluate your performance. This includes not just evaluating where you lost marks, but considering how your preparation and exam technique contributed to your overall performance.

So what is the second step?

Surviving out of home – how to avoid becoming a hobo

Surviving out of home – how to avoid becoming a hobo

So, you’ve decided to move out of home. Whether it was because of work/study commitments, family issues or you’ve just decided to grow up – you’ve chosen to leave the nest. Good for you! Living on your own can give you a great sense of satisfaction as you must rely on yourself to survive, and [...]