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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 […]

Organisation is the key to success!

Organisation is the key to success!

Hi everyone! 🙂 As I’m now in my second year at university, I would like to give some tips that I hope will be helpful to you if you are starting university first year, or if you are struggling a little to get going… So […]

Summer Job

Summer Job

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! Counting the days to start or go back to uni??? I am!!!! Today I thought after telling you last week about my “Highest Pressure Opportunity” that it would be nice telling you all about my summer job. This summer was my second […]

Getting started at Uni

Getting started at Uni

Hello again everybody! Since August has come to an end and uni is around the corner, I’ve received many enquiries as some people seem to be perplexed as to what they need to bring with them for their enrolment/induction at UCB. To keep things simple, organise […]

Catering work placement

Catering work placement

Hello again! Another busy week on my work placement has gone by and it was a very hot week too – lovely weather for weddings but not so lovely to be in the kitchen! I spent the weekend out of Birmingham with two weddings to cater for, […]

A day in the life

A day in the life

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and are enjoying the first week of Easter break! This week, I thought I would share with you what a typical day off uni is like for me as a student. This semester, I am in uni Tuesday, […]