Posted: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 8:30 AM
Choosing the right university course – Part 2
What to do if you know what you want to study at university Following part one in our Choosing the Right University Course blog series, today’s thoughts are on what to do if you already know what you want to study at ...
Posted: Monday, October 5, 2015 12:30 PM
Choosing the right university course
It seems easy doesn’t it? Choose your A-levels, get good grades, go to uni, get a job, have a career. But it’s not so easy out there in ‘the real world’: many recent graduates are struggling to get jobs in their chose...
Posted: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 12:00 AM
How to Become a Paramedic
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Posted: Friday, September 18, 2015 12:00 AM
After the stress of waiting so long for our exam results I hope that everyone got the grades that you were wanting/ needing for AS and A2. I thought that this month I would tell you about my start on my UCAS applicati...
Posted: Friday, August 28, 2015 12:00 AM
How to Use the Holiday Time Wisely & Manage your Workload
I’m back! Gosh the past couple months have been incredibly hectic for me. I’m off to Malaysia in a couple hours, but duty calls and I am blogging from Birmingham Airport! I don’t know about you guys, but I’ve liter...
Posted: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:00 AM
Stuck for ideas for a winning degree? Try Language WITH Business!
As part of the #backingsoftskills campaign -endorsed by Dragons Den’s James Caan-, a recent report (www.backingsoftskills.co.uk) found that soft skills - including strong communication skills - are worth over £88 bill...
Posted: Monday, August 10, 2015 12:00 AM
Advice on Getting Work Experience During Your Holidays
I’m in the last month of the holidays and results day is crawling closer every day. I’ve just had an exceptionally busy month what with all the work experience I’ve organised. The best thing is that my work experience...
Posted: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 12:00 AM
On Results Day – what if your grades are better than expected? Consider ‘Adjustment’
What is Adjustment? There has been a lot written about what you should do when your A-level results are lower than expected and you need to look for a uni place via Clearing: this is where you are matched up with univ...
Posted: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:00 AM
What happens if you change your mind about your uni course?
Eleanor writes from experience… The last few weeks have been a little strange for me. As well as the usual cool-down after exams, I found myself debating what I should do with my life. Sounds dramatic doesn’t it? Bu...
Posted: Thursday, July 23, 2015 12:00 AM
How to Prepare for A-Level Results Day
A Level Results – advance preparation for 13th August 2015 Your A-level exams are a distant memory: the sun is out and you’ve a whole summer ahead of you. But before you start to chat to others in a Facebook group of ...