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: 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: 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: Monday, July 1, 2013 12:00 AM
Zoe blogs about university open days
Zoe, one of our student bloggers, shares her experiences of university open days. It seems with every turning of a corner comes a new obstacle, or what I like to see as a new opportunity. So exams are over, we've all ...
Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2013 12:00 AM
Tom blogs about weeding out university choices
Tom, one of our student bloggers, continues to share his experiences on choosing the right university and course for you. It has begun - my A2 year is upon me, unrelenting, like a wildfire made of coursework and str...
Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 12:00 AM
Do Universities Give You Value for Money?
Johnny Rich, media and higher education specialist with various roles on leading brands such as Push, Push Talks and UniQs, mulls over the issues around value for money in higher education At nine grand a year, univer...
Posted: Sunday, May 26, 2013 12:00 AM
What uni students worry about
Christine Buccella, Director of bestCourse4me, explaines the findings of our market research into what undergraduates worry most about when they are thinking about their future. We asked our friends at Youthsight.com,...
Posted: Monday, May 20, 2013 12:00 AM
Keeping your Options Open
Anna Vignoles, Professor of Education at Cambridge and a big help to us at bestCourse4me, has some very useful advice for choosing A levels. Choosing your A levels can be a nerve-racking experience. The choices you ma...