Archive for General Advice

CHOOSING A COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY

 

Whether you have your heart set on a particular university or college or haven't yet decided where to pursue your chosen course, there are a few points you should consider. 

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OPINION: FREE YOUR MIND

 

As a youth, experiencing new things and facing the world for the first time has made me curious about everything. Whether about people, politics, science, art or myself, I am searching for an understanding. Moved by both the positive and negative in the world, I am filled with questions. Why are things the way they are? Is this the way they should be, the way I want them to be? 


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HAPPY SLAPPING…

 

Today’s YouTube generation have latched on to ‘happy slapping’ as quickly as the previous generation lapped up the Tamagotchi hand-held digital pets, but experts say such camera phone antics are no more than a rebellious escape by bored teens and the media are partly to blame, says Chinwe Akomah. 


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PERSEVERANCE

 

University… life long memories and friends that will last till the end of time (well hopefully anyway). You work towards this day full of hope, with the promise that upon graduation the land of opportunity would be open to you with jobs galore. And the idea that you will be everything you ever wanted to be. But for a large minority of us it isn’t and that is the sad fact of life and education.



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INTERVIEW TECHNIQUES

Most of us (I’m guessing here) want to get a job. Most of us (still guessing) had to learn the underlying rules that make you succeed at interviews the hard way. I am going to propose 5 useful tips to help you get the job that you want. 

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