Posts Tagged ‘Michelle Smart’

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 [...]

When I Grow Up I Want to Be …

When I Grow Up I Want to Be …

If you have just finished university and you still don’t know what to do now that you have in fact, grown up, I can understand that it’s a dilemma.  Have no fear graduates, post graduates, high school students or indeed anyone who still can’t answer that simple yet infuriating question – “What do I want [...]

Cheating: How to Write a Last Minute Essay

Cheating: How to Write a Last Minute Essay

The Last Minute Essay I think every student wants to get away with being the self proclaimed genius who doesn’t show up to class, doesn’t do any recommended reading, doesn’t study and still gets a good mark. But you can, you can cheat. (I see those horns poking through your head right now but go [...]

Desire vs Need – Where Students Spend Their Money and How to Save It

Desire vs Need – Where Students Spend Their Money and How to Save It

Upon entering University you may find that your wallet opens and closes, for things you may need or really may not need. But the thing you need to remember is why? Why are you buying it, do you really need it, and what are the benefits. (Do I sound like your mother? I know, I [...]

Gap Years: 365 Days to Break the Norm

Gap Years: 365 Days to Break the Norm

Ah Gap years. If you have had enough of the education system then a Gap year is calling. But most people can easily guess what you will do with your Gap year. Will you travel or work? The travellers eventually backpack back to real life. The workers already have a career pathway laid out. They [...]

Monopoly Money: Payment of Your Student Job

Monopoly Money: Payment of Your Student Job

Straight out of high school a student can face many firsts. Whether or not you face your first job or second or third there are some things you need pay attention to. How you are paid for your work. There are numerous ways people get paid for jobs but it basically it comes down to [...]

You’re a Teacher?! – Solving all Your Teacher and Assignment Woes

You’re a Teacher?! – Solving all Your Teacher and Assignment Woes

As you enter University many things change, especially your control of study and class attendance. High school, no more! Now you are stepping into the intellectual adult world. You are treated like an equal. And it’s time to face those University problems like a grown-up. (Yeah right!) Students teaching teachers The Evidence: -          Textbook answers [...]

The High, the Munchies and the Bong – A Student’s Guide for Things Left Unsaid

The High, the Munchies and the Bong – A Student’s Guide for Things Left Unsaid

Walking down the streets of Melbourne and some Australian cities can get you a little confused, in window’s oddly shaped utensils and equipment are being sold in tiny little dinging and dodgy stalls and stores. So my first thoughts as my first time away from home went along the lines of “What are those?” For [...]

The Elephant Internship – Jumbo’s footprints leading to your dream career

The Elephant Internship – Jumbo’s footprints leading to your dream career

Have you heard those stories about people sending a resume to Vanity Fair but its no ordinary resume? Its one designed like a magazine? Ever wanted a resume that your future employer stopped and stared at. The answer to an amazing resume is actually on the inside of your resume.  Summed up in one word [...]

Save a Buck to Buy Some Beer: Weird but Cheaper Alternatives

Save a Buck to Buy Some Beer: Weird but Cheaper Alternatives

Don’t laugh life as you know it may change from reading this, or well you drinking habits maybe. The crazy and wonderful ideas that lay in wait for you can and will work. As students we all fall behind in grocery bills and rent, things get a little too hectic studying and we forget to [...]