1. Remember to say "thank you". 2. Perspective is everything. Where your thoughts lead, your life will go. 2. It’s not about you. Nothing ever is. 3. Establish your own measures of success. Do this early on, and never look back. 4. Find courage in purpose and ideas, not some abstraction like “inside yourself.” Purpose … Continue reading 30 Things for all English students to consider
Many graduates who complete an English Language or Literature degree start their careers in the media as some form of journalist. You may have to apply for an internship role or complete a trial period before being hired, then start training such as the industry-standard National Council for the Training of Journalists professional qualification. Whether … Continue reading What do most people do with an English degree?
It's been scientifically proven - these foods will help you focus, help with your energy as well as help both your physical and mental health. Can you believe it? From blueberries improving short term memory, to blackcurrants increasing your mental agility, you want to take a look at this, and be prepared to be amazed!! … Continue reading Good food = Brain Power, honest.
Yes, you heard me. Take one look at this article below, and you will be running with your books to the library. Think you haven't put enough effort in? Well it's not too late to do something about it. No one ever earn anything from not working hard, whether that be money, respect or pride. … Continue reading This will motivate you to work hard…
We've found lots of graduate jobs on the Guardian website! Here's one in particular that is suitable for School of English students graduating soon... Get applying now! Holly and Connor x Graduate Programme Full-time, fixed-term contract (18 months) Salary: £21,000 per annum Location: Cambridge The perfect foundation for a great career If you are driven, … Continue reading Looking for a grad job?!
The University is now part of a very exciting agreement with a company called Accentuate who offer a Graduate programme across certain European countries. Although they are unpaid graduate internships the company have funding to pay for the flights, accommodation and enough money for the graduates travel and food whilst abroad. Accentuate (North East) Limited … Continue reading Supported graduate internships in Europe (language skills not required)