A year’s reflection: When I announced I was starting postgraduate study

Exactly one year ago today I posted this article on my blog: Why I have taken postgraduate study by the horns One quote I wanted to bring it back to was this: ‘If you were to start a full time job at age 23 and intend of retiring when you are 65, that gives you …

Top 5 Ways to Kickstart Your Study Regime

Sometimes I wonder how many hours of my life I have spent studying? The short answer: a lot. I guess you could say I am quite the ‘seasoned pro’ when it comes to long study sessions. So without further ado, I have put together a list of the top 5 ways to KICKSTART your study …

Motivation

Hello, June. I can't believe you arrived. I mean, I knew you were invited and usually pop up after May, but it seems your arrival this year was faster than usual? Maybe it is just me? But, I don't think I am prepared for you. We are nearly 6 months into 2017 which means I …

Writing a literature review for a thesis: HOW and WHY

Here I am 1/4 of the way through writing my thesis as I near the stage of completing my literature review. How did I get here? Well as I am saving my major thesis update for another post I'd like to bring your focus to the progress of my literature review.  AKA stage 1 of …

Intern Advice

It was only a year ago I was sitting at my computer scrolling through the depths of the internet to work out, how on earth I could land an internship.   I've blogged many times before on intern advice, interview questions for interns and even about how I stood out as an intern and landed …

3 APPS you NEED before you head to University

I've said it once, I'll say it a million times over, I love apps. This topic is a no brainer, here is 3 apps YOU NEED BEFORE you head to University (especially for the first time!) FYI: I've linked the descriptions to the app store if you wish to find out more. So, in no particular …

Most Stressful Jobs For 2017: Journos, PRs And Broadcasters All Make The Top 10

When you think stressful jobs most of us think of a soldier or doctor, you know, situations where your job is literally LIFE OR DEATH. However, a US job website CareerCast.com (check out the study here) has unveiled its list of the 10 most stressful occupations for 2017 and it’s bad news for journalists, TV broadcasters and …

MY MOST LIKED POST OF 2016 REVEALED

I know it is only December 16, but I am that excited to start counting down my 'most liked/commented/viewed' posts of the year that I could not WAIT to post this. Firstly, I just wanted to take the floor and thank you all for still being here. Thank you all for reading my content, subscribing, commenting, …