Monthly Archives: September 2016


Written by Freda Nomo How do you bargain against ‘extortionate rents’? You protest. Across the UK, students attended a pre-term workshop where they could learn how to hold a rent strike at their universities. According to the vice-president for welfare at the National Union of Students, accommodation costs have increased by 18% over the last

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Written by Freda Nomo You’ve perfected your CV, enlisting all the important facts needed for your application form, but one important thing is missing, references. References are still an important facet of the recruitment process, enabling employers to validate the accomplishments you’ve listed on your CV. Employers expect you to have at least two references

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Written by Freda Nomo Turning an internship into a full-time position can be tricky as it involves a lot of variables including your role, the company you intern for and so on. Some companies may just need interns for short term assistance, whereas others may be looking for interns to train and move up within

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Written by Freda Nomo There are thousands of articles on the internet covering what you should or could do in order to move up in your career, but what about what you shouldn’t do? We cover five things that you may be doing that could hinder your career progression. SEE ALSO: How To Impress Employers

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Written by Freda Nomo How quick can you come up with solutions? Employers look at problem-solving skills even when it isn’t specified in the job description. From psychometric testing, group activities or one-to-one interviews, your problem-solving skills are being constantly put to the test. SEE ALSO: A Fool Proof Method of Getting A Job Without

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