Top tips for graduate scheme applications

Graduate schemes are a great way to start your career, you can keep learning while being paid! But unfortunately, competition for places is very high and the application process can be long and difficult. But here are some of my top tips for making it through! 1. Follow your interests It can be tempting to…

What to ask in a house viewing

Chances are, you’ve probably never had to go on a house viewing, ask all the important questions, get all the details and then make the decision to live there. House hunting season comes around quickly at university, and as a fresher, it’s just a mere few months before you must decide who you’re living with…

Learning to drive while at university

Initially I wanted to pass my driving test before I came to university so it was done with and I didn’t need to worry about it while I was here, the cost and the stress of it; unfortunately things didn’t work out that way and when I came to Lincoln for first year my green…

6 tips to help you juggle uni, work and the rest of your life

It’s generally understood that uni is what you make it, but the one thing I can guarantee is that you will learn to juggle your life. I would consider myself to be the definition of someone who does too much; with two jobs, a 20 contact hour degree, being a part of two sports teams…

Social media – Dos and Don’ts

As a millennial, it goes without saying that we share most of our lives on social media – both the exciting and the boring days. However, as a student, especially if you’re hoping to get a job at the end of it, you always need to be sure that you’re happy for what you’re posting…