❓ Should I complete an Industrial Placement?

❓ Should I complete an Industrial Placement?

Many courses at University can be complemented by a year of working in the Industry, usually between Year 2 and 3 of study. This is true across a variety of courses, but is it right for you? Here I will describe my experience of completing a placement, how it has helped me in my Business course, and how I anticipate it might help me into the future.

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🦆 Putting the 'Pro' in Procrastinate

🦆 Putting the 'Pro' in Procrastinate

Be it a personal statement, CV, piece of coursework, or even a blog post, there can always be a temptation to leave a seemingly arduous task to the busiest day of the week. Which day is that? ‘Tomorrow’. Perhaps it’s true that you work better under pressure, or need more time to think about the task at hand, but starting your work earlier can significantly improve its quality. Here are some tips on how to concentrate...

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🤔 Is University Right for Me?

🤔 Is University Right for Me?

If you’re closing in on completing your A-Levels, chances are you’re considering what your options are for the next stage of your life. Some will go straight into work, some will find apprenticeships in the areas they’re interested in. For many, University can be the right next step. It will take planning, as you will need to write a personal statement, visit open days to choose which Universities you like best, and then apply to your top 5 choices. If you’re wondering whether to bother with this, let me explain why this may be a great option for you!

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