Archive for March, 2012

How to Find the Perfect Internship

How to Find the Perfect Internship

It is somewhat unfortunate that experience seems to count for everything these days. No longer is it good enough to graduate with a head full of useful and not-so-useful information picked up in tute rooms and lecture halls at university. What employers are really keen for are people who know a little of the practical [...]

Y-save? Because you’re a Gen Y

Y-save? Because you’re a Gen Y

Gen Y are smart. I should know because I’m one of them. We are the Millennial Generation or most popularly known as the Generation Next. Whatever they want to call us, we know what’s what. And no, Twitter isn’t the name of a popular band and Facebook isn’t the new term for the personal ads. [...]

Student unions, why join them?

Student unions, why join them?

No doubt you will all get those emails at the start of a new academic year asking you whether you had thought about joining your student union, and probably like most people, you will skip over them without giving them a second thought. But wait, before you hit that delete button, ask yourself, what is [...]