A new academic year has started, and with it, there’s already preparation work to do for assignments and mid-terms (if that’s not your situation yet, don’t feel smug – it’s coming!). Starting a new module is always challenging, especially as it sometimes feels that every academic has different expectations. For example, Social Sciences students may … Continue reading Meet your academics: get engaged
Did you know, in a recent survey conducted by the Institute of Directors, 65% of directors rated employability skills as more important than specific academic knowledge? That’s a considerable percentage! And the good news? Those employability skills aren’t as hard to gain as you may think. Clubs and societies are not only a fantastic way … Continue reading How to develop skills and have fun at uni: goal-scoring tips!
Whether you started University this year or you're only seven months away from your final exams, good time management skills are essential for academic success and a (relatively!) stress-free student life. So, here are some of my tips on how I plan my time and prepare for the unforeseen! Organise as you go! There’s nothing … Continue reading Time management: How to get better at it!