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Where should you do your university work?

Where should you do your university work?

Students are more mobile than ever before which means they aren’t tied to working in the computer lab or library. The majority of students have laptops which means your work world can be practically anywhere. But your choices about where you work will have a major impact on your effectiveness and can impact on your […]

Studying together: easing the load.

As you start to settle in at university, I hope you are making friends and having a good time. There is so much you can gain from university but if you aren’t on top of the academic work, you can start to get worried about how you are going to perform in exams and assessments. […]

Settling in – first weeks at uni (2 of 3)

Settling in – first weeks at uni (2 of 3)

My previous blog talked about the important of pacing yourself and I now move onto the second idea for the new arrival - finding your routine You should now be starting to understand your timetable and all the admin things should have been finished. So now is the time...

Settling in – first weeks at uni (3 of 3)

Settling in – first weeks at uni (3 of 3)

Plan There's a great self-help book called "The seven habits of effective people" (available in our library as an ebook). So many books like this are complete rubbish but in my view, this one provides the best advice. And I will take this piece from it: Begin with the...