Revision Tips

Revision… I hate it. I’m not particularly good at it. I’m a huge procrastinator and generally a pretty lazy person. But there comes a time when I need to actually do my intellectual duties as a student. Here’s some tips to make your studying more efficient and effective. Add structure to your day. We’ve all been there. You sit down to start writing an essay, check your phone just once, and suddenly it’s four hours later and Buzzfeed is telling… Read moreRevision Tips

Making Part-Time Work Fit With Your Degree

Making Part-Time Work Fit With Your Degree

My Experience with part-time work I’ve worked at a part-time job while studying in university since the second semester of my second year. I didn’t strictly need to get a job. However, I wanted to have a guilt-free income and some real-world experience. Plus in second year I had a tonne of free time. I get antsy when I feel unproductive. I found my first job through the university job search website, MyCareerHub. It’s a great place to look for part-time work…. Read moreMaking Part-Time Work Fit With Your Degree

Getting back into the swing of university

Getting back into the swing of university

1 week down, 11 to go… Having a massive essay due my first week back this semester really threw me in the deep end. It’s nice to be able to ease into it a little, but by Thursday last week, I’d already had more than one late night in the library. Getting excited and motivated about another semester can be pretty tricky when you’ve just had a luxurious break cuddling up with hot chocolate and mince pies, so I thought I’d… Read moreGetting back into the swing of university