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How to Find Your First Job Following University

James Reed | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
James Reed

Starting out on the career ladder can take time, but once you secure your first job, it will be a lot easier to progress, either within the company or in another role. The job market has changed considerably since I started out but it's still just as important to approach your career with the right mindset, the right outlook and real drive.

Photography Tips From an Instagram Superstar

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Tech
Elle-Rose Williams

He is no-doubt one of Instagram's rising stars, and with a follower count of over 250,000 it's not hard to see why. His photos are breath-taking, thought-provoking and sometimes just pure magic.

The Interview: Getting to Know Meghan Markle

Rachael Chadwick | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Rachael Chadwick

Meghan is clearly a woman of many talents and one jam-packed schedule. I asked her to share some of her work highlights, inspirations and the best tips on how to cope with so many projects at once...

Meet The Artist: Joe Webb

Ben J. Cotton | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ben J. Cotton

The artist took us around his favourite vintage book stores and roadside markets to show where he gets his inspiration for his witty collages. In an exclusive interview with Joe, he talks about the message behind the new collection and his life as a fully fledged artist.

We Need to Challenge Perceptions of Homelessness

Abitha Pallett | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Abitha Pallett

2014 brought a multitude of perspectives regarding the homeless in the UK from the spikes installed outside London shops and flats to deter rough slee...

Millennial Movers: Meet the Dynamo Behind the World's Largest Offline Search Engine

Shivvy Jervis | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Tech
Shivvy Jervis

Selfie sticks obsessions aside (not a fan, sorry), I see the moral fibre and generosity of Gen Y first-hand. We refuse to work for brands that aren't ethical or inspiring (we won't buy from them either), rally support for community causes and have a decidedly 'global-local' mindset.

Interview With 'The Minnow' Author Diana Sweeney

Alix Long | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Alix Long

There is something whimsical, compelling, even frightening, about the idea of a coastal community. A group of wind-beaten and artistic human beings, j...

Interview with 'Salvage' Author Keren David

Alix Long | Posted 06.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Alix Long

I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to interview Keren David, author of Salvage, to explain her inspiration for writing the book, the issue of broken family relationships and if everything (as is suggested by her title) can eventually be 'salvaged'...

My Time With Shrek

Dean Eastmond | Posted 06.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Dean Eastmond

One of many impressive feats of the production is its extensive wardrobe, with each characters costumes, wigs and makeup being as intricate as the next. From the Sugar Plum Fairy to Lord Farquaad's knights, each costume is perfectly designed for the role.

Touring, Music and Troubling Times: An Interview With Bear & The Woods

Clara Cullen | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Clara Cullen

I suspect Bear & The Woods often get compared to Mumford & Sons or other folk tinged bands and I can see why. It's an easy (and boring) comparison to make and one that I think is particularly lazy. While the two bands may share the same love of melody, that's where any comparison should end.

The Day I Met Caitlin Moran

Sarah Powell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Powell

There was only one thing to do: shout all my questions at Caitlin like a madwoman and hope that she would save me. Save me and like me.

Talking About 'The Sims 4: Get To Work" With Azure Bowie

Andrew Edney | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

In The Sims 4 Get to Work players will take active control of their Sims while they're at work and determine whether they are headed towards the big promotion or becoming the workplace menace.

Talking Mortal Kombat X with Hans Lo from NeatherRealm

Andrew Edney | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

Mortal Kombat X introduces the next evolution of fighting with the return of X-ray and Finishing Moves that showcase brutal battles like never before with enhanced graphics and animations.

Learning more about Resident Evil Revelations 2 with Michiteru Okabe and Matt Walker

Andrew Edney | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

The beginning of the Resident Evil Revelations 2 tale sees fan favourite Claire Redfield make a dramatic return.

Learning about The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt from Damien Monnier

Andrew Edney | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

In The Witcher you play as the professional monster hunter, Geralt of Rivia, tasked with finding a child of prophecy in a vast open world rich with merchant cities, Viking pirate islands, dangerous mountain passes, and forgotten caverns to explore.

Killing Me Softly With His Song: An Interview with Composer Charles Fox

Rose Taylor | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Rose Taylor

I finished the fascinating hour and half interview by asking Charles what advice he would give aspiring composers. His answer was succinct yet inspirational: 'Stay with your dreams, learn all you can about your craft, believe in yourself and that there is a place for your music and know that it is something you must do'.

INTERVIEW: Designer Todd Lynn on Dressing Bono in Toilets and the Long Hard Road to Success

Vincent Dignan | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vincent Dignan

Todd Lynn has been called Rock and Roll's best kept secret. He has designed clothes for U2, The Rolling Stones, Marilyn Manson, and Courtney Love. He also recently designed all the costumes for Beyonce and Jay-Z's Run The World Tour.

Interview with Bestselling Children's Author Jacqueline Harvey

Alix Long | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Alix Long

There is nothing more special than children's literature. Even now, I remember almost by heart the books my parents used to read to me as a young child, and the books I first started reading by myself.

Talking 'Dungeon Defenders 2' With Brad Logston

Andrew Edney | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

Dungeon Defenders 2 is about to get released into early access on Steam, and I spoke with Brad Logston about it.

Interview With Imran Khan, Part One (From His Sit-in in Islamabad)

Nauman Khalid | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Politics
Nauman Khalid

NK: To begin with I'd like to put to you what Cyril Almeida, a bright, young thing from Oxford - considering the store you set by a British education ...

Interview With 'GBBO' Quarter-finalist Martha Collison

Alix Long | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Alix Long

"Teenagers today get a bad name in the press, so I think it is so important that we step out and show that we are a generation of many talents. It's not easy to step out of your comfort zone, but it is so worth it and shows that we are passionate and that we do care about our futures."

Interview With Half Bad Trilogy Author Sally Green

Alix Long | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Alix Long

I caught up with Sally Green to find out why she decided to write about something barely written about before, why she finds writing for YA a unique experience, and why she thinks that YA books never need a message.

Learning More About the Halo Five Guardians Multiplayer Beta With 343 Industries

Andrew Edney | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

I was lucky enough to play the multiplayer beta for a few hours, and I have to say I loved every minute of it. I got to play three maps - Truth, Empire and a brand new map mode called Breakout, one map brings their own unique challenges.

Professor Green Closes Music Cube at Westfield Stratford : INTERVIEW

Sophie Eggleton | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Sophie Eggleton

After taking in the stunningly pure vocals of Ava Lily, who helped you block out the horrendous choas of a shopping centre on the weekend, I got to sit down and chat with the Headliner, Professor Green.

International Money Transfers: Five Insider Tips for Expats

Marianne Stenger | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK
Marianne Stenger

As exciting as it can be, moving abroad also brings an endless to-do list with it, and transferring money overseas is just one of the challenges you'll face as a new expat. Failing to devise a plan for this early on can end up costing you unnecessarily, but what are the most important things to consider?