Digital Passport: Your Pass to a Promising Career in Digital Marketing

Book review: Digital Passport: Your Pass to a Promising Career in Digital Marketing by Hafiz Muhammed Ali   The booming digital marketing industry isn’t just for creatives, darling – it’s the go-to career of choice for language, maths and science graduates, too, finds Lucy Bryson. By Lucy Bryson By 2020, experts reckon there will be 150,000 digital jobs up for grabs – with not enough digital professionals to fill them. It’s a boon for those studying digital marketing, but it’s good news for the rest of the student population, too. The digital skills gap is widening at such a pace…

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They’re not psycho killers, nor are they burning down the house

But they came to Hyde Park Book Club and brought their organised chaos. They didn’t fall short on giving us a taste of their neo-punk rock attitude. They may not be Talking, but they are definitely screaming. I guess less really is better?   False Heads are a London-based three-piece British rock band who have shared stages with and supported Frank Turner, the Libertines, even Queens of the Stone Age. They’ve had plays on Radio X, BBC 6 Music, Kerrang! and even all the way back in America on Sirius XM, where some of their tracks have been played by…

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The Graduate Book – All You Need to Know to Do Really Well at Work by Chris Davies

The transition from university to the workplace can be tricky to say the least, with multiple surveys of graduate employers over the years finding time and again that none or few of their new intake were ‘work ready’ when leaving the halls of academia. The essential skills such as being able to work effectively in a team, having determination and a good work ethic, or even simply being able to communicate with colleagues, are often lacking , much to the frustration of bosses.  The graduate market is flooded with far more potential candidates than positions available, so it’s never been…

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The Student Book: All You Need to Know to Get the Job You Really Want by Chris Davies

How hard can it be to get a graduate job? It’s a question posed at the beginning of this book, and the answer is ‘very hard indeed’. With some half a million graduates leaving British universities every year, the shocking reality is that more than 50 per cent will fail when it comes to landing a graduate-level job. The author of The Student Book, Chris Davies, knows this well, having spent the last seven years helping young people on to a successful graduate career path through his mentoring firm Graduate Coach. The company boasts a 100 per cent success rate,…

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RHA headphones review

Making the long and boring journey home from uni soon? Jetting away on a long-haul flight for your holidays? Need entertainment to help you during that early morning run? Check out RHA’s in-ear headphones, the perfect way to enjoy entertainment wherever you go.  RHA’s MA390 universal in-ear headphones are a great way to enjoy and fully optimise your music and multimedia experiences on-the-go. The noise isolating Aerophonic housing design ensures that no outside noise can be heard, meaning you can fully appreciate your choice of music instead! The bass quality hasn’t been effected at all either, ensuring a crisp and…

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