Freshers…

Congratulations to everyone starting university this year I wish you all the best in your journey. I thought it would be good to blog about the first year of uni as this is something which many students take for granted,…

So you wanna be an intern?

Many of you will have been fortunate enough to have secured summer internships or work placements to start this year. Those 8-10 weeks that you spend at the firm could go a long way to defining the start of your…

Improve your job prospects after graduating

For some people graduation is approaching ever so fast, the final lap of the race over in about 3 months time. This becomes even more scarier as the air of certainty which carried through the duration of the degree will…

Cover Letter 101

It is important to know how to create a good first impression. In essence, we only get given one chance at doing so, and unfortunately there is no going back – make your first impression count!!! This is your opportunity…

The Art of passing exams

Examinations alongside interviews can be two of the most daunting experiences one can go through. The ability to be able to handle pressure applying your knowledge of a particular subject, especially within a given time limit is vital. When this…

Effective Networking

Networking is one of one key skills that can’t be taught.
An efficient networker is a person who has networked on many
different occasions and has incorporated the tips which I
will share below into their approach. Firstly before we get
into that let’s…

Rich Dad Poor Dad – Book Review

Rich Dad Poor Dad is a book released in April 2000 by Robert Kiyosaki. Robert aims to increase the financial intelligence of the reader by showing you practical ways of how to make your money work for you, essentially becoming…

Spread Betting On The World Cup

Brazil 2014. The most anticipated footballing event of the sports calendar is just around the corner. The World Cup which by God’s grace, Nigeria will be crowned champions18 years on from their Olympic football gold medal. I’m sure readers of…

Preparation For Leadership

In all areas of life, at home or work, school or university, there are people who are called to be leaders and there are people who follow. Most of the time people want to be the ‘boss’ but some may…

Personal Branding

Personal branding is the practice of people marketing themselves and their careers as brands. How effective an individuals personal brand is managed can aid them in obtaining the opportunities they want. We have all heard the saying ‘first impressions matters’…

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