Posted: Thursday, October 31, 2013 12:00 AM
Personal Statements - what are they for?
Our good friend, Johnny Rich, has some strong opinions and good tips for personal statements. No-one actually likes having to write a personal statement, but would it be better if they didn't exist? Your personal stat...
Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 AM
Zoe blogs about preparing for interviews
Zoe, one of our student bloggers, shares some helpful tips on how to prepare for interviews. So now that everyone has begun to send their UCAS forms in, I've been lucky enough to be asked for an interview! My first re...
Posted: Monday, October 28, 2013 12:00 AM
Tom blogs about half term fun
Tom, one of our student bloggers, shares some ideas on how to have fun this half term. It always seems that towards the end of October/November time, things start to slow down. It certainly has for me. Coursework is ...
Posted: Friday, October 4, 2013 12:00 AM
Zoe blogs about what it's like after submitting your application
Zoe, one of our student bloggers, shares her experience of submitting her application. So my UCAS application form has been sent into cyber space… And what a relief! Now that I'm on the "other side", I'll let you i...
Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 12:00 AM
Tom blogs about personal statements
Tom, one of our student bloggers, provides his strategy for writing a personal statement. Just about now, your teachers may get on your backs about putting a 'winning' personal statement into your UCAS forms. Don't fo...
Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 12:00 AM
Audition Advice for Those Thinking about a Career in Acting
Young actress, Emily Jane Kerr, talks about her experience of getting into drama school and auditions Thanks to our friends at www.dramaclasses.biz for allowing us to use Emily's blog. My name is Emily Jane Kerr, and ...
Posted: Friday, September 6, 2013 12:00 AM
Zoe blogs about how to make the most of your final year of school
Zoe, one of our student bloggers, blogs about creating a "bucket list" to make your final year of school memorable. As the summer holidays come to a close, everyone seems to have gone into a frenzy about getting back...
Posted: Friday, August 30, 2013 12:00 AM
Tom blogs about having a "Plan B"
Tom, one of our student bloggers, blogs about keeping your options open and how it is essential to have a Plan-B! I can guess the two words on everyone's lips right now: 'results day'. I had a fairly successful resul...
Posted: Friday, August 2, 2013 12:00 AM
Zoe blogs about personal statements
Zoe, our student blogger, blogs about planning and perfecting your personal statement. I'm sure that you really don't want to hear the words 'personal statement' while you're trying to enjoy the sunshine and catch up ...
Posted: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 12:00 AM
Tom blogs about Summer Jobs
Tom, one of our student bloggers, talks money, summer jobs and thinking ahead and "out-the-box". This month I've decided to take a little detour from direct university advice to talk about money. As it's now summer a...