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Tools for Success

Tools for Success

I want to start by saying happy Spring! The weather has been so lovely this past week and I love it. It makes me feel happier and more productive. That’s a great thing because Spring also seems to be my busiest time of year! My […]

Happy Reading Week

Happy Reading Week

Today is the first day of Reading Week and let’s be honest, not many of us will be doing much reading… well, academic reading! I don’t know about you, but reading is actually a major hobby of mine. I find it really calming to get […]

Assignment Tips and Tricks

Assignment Tips and Tricks

You all should have completed your first week of lectures by now. I hope you enjoyed them and made some friends on your course. Chances are, your first assignments will have been launched during your first lectures – if not, expect this very soon. For […]

Tattoos and piercings in the workplace

Tattoos and piercings in the workplace

Hello everyone! Welcome back to a new post by me 😄. This week I bring you a very controversial topic: should tattoos and piercings be allowed in your workplace, or should the employer have the authority to control what you can and cannot use during […]

How to Save Money on Textbooks

How to Save Money on Textbooks

Hey everyone. How are you all doing? I hope you’re still staying safe and following social distancing rules, we’re not in the all clear zone yet! Anyway, today I wanted to talk about how you can save money on textbooks. If you’ve been reading my […]

Work placement

Work placement

Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I am currently in my work placement year of my Culinary Arts Management degree. I’m almost 10 months into my placement – some times were crazy busy and flew right by, a lot of challenges, new experiences and so […]

2020

2020

Hi guys! There is so much going on around the world and 2020 has only just begun! January is a crucial month in the academic calendar: Assignment due dates, exams and the end of the semester. I hope everyone is on track with their studies […]

Three tips to make the most of your university experience

Three tips to make the most of your university experience

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope you’ve had a lovely weekend and I assume you are preparing for your Christmas holidays as well as I am. Although I must say that I am going to be quite busy completing two assignments for January. This week […]

Hints to write outstanding conclusions

Hints to write outstanding conclusions

Hello, hello, hello everyone!!! How are you? I hope you are good and enjoying Reading Week as long as you are also productive. The other day I had a lesson on Writing Conclusions, and I found it so interesting and helpful that I thought it […]

Your work – keep on top of it!

Your work – keep on top of it!

Hey everyone! So I’m just a few weeks into my course now and I’ve already had a light bulb moment, and that is this – student life is not a joke! Some students crave that university experience, and by that I mean the partying, drinking, living in […]