Take a Gap Year: Gain Experience and Money for University

Students around the country are looking for ideas for next year. Should they go to university, go into work, or take a gap year? One of the things that I partially wish I did was take a gap year. A gap year is usually a break between graduating high school and going into your first Read More …

5 Tips to Prepare for University Next Year

It may only be the start of the summer holidays, but now is the perfect time to prepare for university next year. New university student or returning student? There are a few steps that you can take right now, so you’re not rushing around at the end of August/September. Here are five tips to prepare Read More …

5 Job Interview Mistakes to Avoid to Get the Job

May/June is when many students start to look towards the future. Some will look for part-time jobs in the summer, while others want a graduate position now they’ve completed their degree. In some cases, you want a part-time job while studying as your first year of university was more costly than you thought. Well, you Read More …

Distance Learning Online Courses: The Pros and Cons

What if I told you that you could studying your course, work full-time, and raise a family all at the same time? It sounds too good to be true and like a dream, but it really is possible. I’ve done it and so have tens of thousand other students in the UK alone. Let’s not Read More …

The Skills You Need to Study Through Distance Learning

Distance learning is one option for getting your degree. This isn’t an option for everyone because they do not have the basic skills needed to study at home and on their own. I say this from experience. Before I decided that the Open University was for me, I had to go through all the pros and Read More …

A Helpful Guide to Using Coupons and Discount Codes

Are you a Coupon Queen? Do you have cashback apps and discount websites saved to help you reduce your costs? While using coupons and discount codes can be useful to save money as a student, they can also cause you to spend more without realising. Some have minimum spends. They can encourage you to pick Read More …

9 Exam Study Supplies You Need to Make Your Student Life Easier

Exam time will be nearly here. You need to get yourself ready for your study sessions and the morning of your exam. I don’t want to take up a lot of your time with a blog post, so let’s get straight into these nine exam study supplies you need to make your life easier. A Read More …

What To Do When You Hate Your Course

You spent time choosing the perfect university course in the perfect city. At least you thought you had. Now you find you absolutely hate your course and want out. The degree isn’t everything you expected. The lecturers aren’t stimulating enough or don’t deliver the course material that well. You just don’t feel like you fit Read More …