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Top Tips For Success In The Graduate Job Market

Rebecca Emerson | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK
Rebecca Emerson

It's that time of year again: leaves are falling, the football season is in full swing, school is starting, and university leavers are getting ready t...

Remember When You Were An Insane Lovesick Teenager?

Olivia Jones | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK Entertainment
Olivia Jones

I'm about to tell you something very embarrassing but I'm only telling you on the basis you've probably done something similarly desperate before. When I was 15, struggling with my sexuality and obsessed with the Sugababes, I fell head over heels with a girl.

Confronting Memories - An Interview With Wang Ding-Yeh

Flo Simpson | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Flo Simpson

Confronting Memories is a solo exhibition by Wang Ding-Yeh that is currently being staged at VT Artsalon in Taipei, the city in which Wang was born.

Liz Sayce - Community Participation And Universal Design

Martyn Sibley | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Martyn Sibley

In this podcast Liz talks about the early battles. The hard campaigns fought just for disabled people to be heard. Let alone to win political and legal gains. It wasn't easy, quick or simple. But the original activists did it. Disabled people eventually got their legislative protection - the Equalities Act 2012 as it is now.

Ruth Owen - Transport And Individual Responsibility

Martyn Sibley | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Martyn Sibley

It's not so surprising to hear the take away was 'we've come far, but there's a long way to go'. However getting everyone together was very important. For disabled people to understand industry, and industry to understand disabled transport users. The solutions began flowing.

Confidence Is A Skill Not A Personality Trait: Four Lessons To Develop Real Confidence

Tayana Simons | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Tayana Simons

I've lost count of the number of times I've talked myself out of things because I didn't think I was confident enough. Holding back from saying what I wanted to say because more confident people were speaking up.

Passion For The Job? No, But I Do Work Hard - Is That Not Good Enough?

Matthew Sanders | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Matthew Sanders

A standard interview for a role that, at best, can be described as functional. For a position that most people do not understand or care for fully. Ac...

A Day In The Life Of A School Kid

Farida Ahmed | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK
Farida Ahmed

For purposes of anonymity I will give the students a code name, our private school attendee will be called 'Tom' and our state school attendee 'Jerry'. They are both 12 and a half years old, and I asked them both the same questions in a relaxed comfortable environment. Neither of them had access to the other's answers.

Exclusive Interview with Fei Bo, choreographer of the Peony Pavilion

Carole Edrich | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Carole Edrich

Part of Sadler's Wells' Out Of Asia 2 season, the 16th century epic The Peony Pavilion is one of the most enduring love stories in Chinese literature....

How Prepared Can You Be For An Oxbridge Interview?

Alex Dyer | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Dyer

In the upcoming weeks, the ancient, picture postcard cities of Oxford and Cambridge will become filled with the next generation of Oxbridge applicants...

Get Your New Job With This 11 Step Plan

Paul Sloane | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK
Paul Sloane

Many people are looking for a new or a better job. It is not an easy task. The job market is highly competitive with many applicants for each vacancy....

Seven Simple Steps To Finally Begin Your Career Following University

Phillip Krynski | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Phillip Krynski

You are petrified to join the "real world" workforce. You finished your degree and have all the necessary tools to look for a career, but your confide...

Would You Get Into Oxford? University Reveals Its Questions

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

For Britain’s brightest young people, it’s a tense time of year. With the Oxbridge application deadline just around the corner, hundreds of A Leve...

An Interview With David Nicholls: Good Films, Bad Decisions And The Next Novel

Ella Kemp | Posted 07.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Ella Kemp

I thank him and he tells me that it was a pleasure. A final note which is pretty emblematic of our conversation and of the way he is to the world. Honest, attentive and understanding of human emotions. The pleasure was all mine, David.

Jacob Hill's Astonishing Journey From Entrepreneur To Prisoner And Back Again

Maximilian Yoshioka | Posted 01.10.2017 | UK
Maximilian Yoshioka

Jacob Hill is an award-winning Yorkshire based entrepreneur who founded The Lazy Camper, a company that specialises in camping gear for festivals, in ...

'Finding Dory' Makes a Splash in the UK

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

Finding Dory made a splash at its UK Premiere, as the rain began to pour with the arrival of the films main star, Ellen DeGeneres. Thankfully it didn'...

Coastal Australia: The Human Perspective

Black Tomato | Posted 15.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Let's face it; despite Australia's inland allures, its stunning wineries and endless rolling landscapes; it's pretty hard to stray too far from the country's iconic coastlines.

The 'Fateful 15' Part 2: Classic Interview Questions You Should Know How To Answer

James Reed | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
James Reed

I've collected together these fifteen classic questions that you should definitely brush up on before your interview. I've chosen these questions part...

The 'Fateful 15' Pt.1: Classic Interview Questions you Should Know How to Answer

James Reed | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
James Reed

No matter what you read elsewhere, I believe that there are only fifteen interview questions you need to worry about. Sure, there are hundreds of inte...

Interview With Malala Yousafzai - The Youngest Nobel Prize Winner

James Gilmore | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education
James Gilmore

There are no words to contest with Malala's sentiment. Whilst jokes about boyfriends and Minions may make her crack up and laugh, there's nothing that can break the focus of her goal.

TJ Miller On His Very Funny 'Deadpool' Role

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 10.02.2016 | UK Comedy

This year's most anticipated anti-hero movie is just around the corner, so we sat down with 'Deadpool' actor TJ Miller to talk about his role as Wease...

How to Get Into the Design Industry

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

As with any career, the first steps can sometimes be the most difficult, and design is no different. There is no definitive set of rules when embarking on a career in the creative, but there are many ways to strengthen your case. I've created a list of four tips that are easy to implement, no matter your current status, and will help assist you on your journey to design success.

My Interview With Billy Bragg: "While Corbyn Is Leader of the Labour Party, We Live in a World of Exciting Possibilities"

John Reynolds | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
John Reynolds

It's not everyday you get the opportunity to interview a living legend and last month I had the privilege of asking questions to Billy Bragg, the singer-songwriter famous for his political-themed songs... I was very intrigued to learn Mr Bragg's thoughts on Corbyn becoming leader and how he became involved in left-wing politics.

I'll Rest in the Afterlife

Martyn Sibley | Posted 27.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Martyn Sibley

I always tend to get a bit more philosophical in the winter. With the recent Paris attacks and the Serious Case Review (SCR) of the 3 killed children ...

Getting to Know Lady Unknown Playwright Lauren Johnson

Chris Osburn | Posted 25.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Chris Osburn

Lady Unknown is the third production from ensemble group Theatre Untold. As with its two previous productions, the aim of Lady Unknown is to shine a light on a "forgotten historical figure." This time round that disremembered person is 19th century philanthropist and chum of Charles Dickens, Angela Burdett Coutts.