Find Your Motivation Again

It’s October – one month into university life and back to the reality of working for a degree. This new found motivation we all have at the beginning of the year to work towards a first, keep on top of assignments, and making the library our second home begin to disintegrate as our student habits kick back in.   9-10 lecture?      I’d rather a lie in thanks. Anything to dodge the conventional inconvenience that come with a lecture. The tutor changing the slide before you’ve finished making your notes… Freshers flu? If you haven’t got it I’m sure…

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Tips Every Student Needs To Survive the Final Exams

Success in the final exams can be the difference between getting a cozy job in the tower blocks of Wall Street and spending the rest of your adult life flipping burgers in some fast food joint. However, having passed finals myself, I know that success does not come easy. You do not really have to follow the traditional wisdom, which says you must work hard because the days of hard work are long gone. These are the days of working smart. I have created this article to share some of my experiences and the tips that every student needs to…

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How to avoid the pit of procrastination

As students, the temptation of procrastination is far too real. One minute you look and it’s 10am, the next thing you know, it’s 5pm, its going dark outside and you’ve done nothing. We’ve all been there. But now the weather is getting nicer and spring is on its way, this means two things. Firstly, it’s now ten times more difficult for anyone to sit in the library with sunlight and heat streaming through the window. And secondly, assessments and exams are just round the corner. So here are five procrastination busting tips to help you break the Netflix binge and get a bit of…

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Why all students should blog

I have been blogging since July 2014 as a way to keep my self busy during my long summer holiday. I didn’t have a job and needed something to take up my time. I had been reading beauty blogs for years, and whilst I knew that a beauty blog wasn’t for me, I did some research and realised that there were so many blogs out there documenting student experience, and that I could do that too. So, on one rainy afternoon, Another Student Blog was born. After doing this for over a year, I strongly believe that all students should take…

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How to stay organised. Save time. Use a template.

Managing your work life, social life and not to mention budget can often be confusing and time consuming. Fear not, there are ways to stay ahead of the game, keep your life in check and manage the more boring aspects leaving you time to plan a get together with friends and even produce some professional invitations. Did you know that Microsoft Office  gives you easy access to hundreds of useful templates to help with your studies as well as to have fun with? Here’s a few we have picked out for you … Timetables – Here’s just one example of…

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