Category Archives: Education

How to Write a Successful Undergraduate Essay in an Exam Context

The essays you write during your formal education, term time and those you produce under duress in an examination context are two very different beasts. The essays you produce as part of your coursework come without a time limitation, which means you can spend weeks gathering together your research, reading around the subject and putting together a concise and coherent argument. Examination essay questions similarly give you the opportunity to show evidence of reading, critical thinking and

How Do You Rate The Best Football Cities?

Who are the most ferocious football fans? The most devoted (is there a difference?) or the most loyal? It maybe impossible to know some of the intrinsic qualities that make up football fan-dom. I know a Giant's fan who gets so emotional he finds it hard to watch the screen when his beloved team is playing. I know a Buffalo Bills fan so crazed, he gets into a three-point stand before every offensive play, while he watches the game on TV. There are people out there like this who need both

How to manage your time effectively

You find yourself reading it everywhere these days - working hours getting longer, demands of the job getting busier, more demanding. As a result, time management has become crucial when it comes to furthering your career by making sure your hours are not being wasted by menial tasks that, frankly, you could do without. Getting the most out of your day is not as easy as it necessarily sounds. While planning and writing everything down in terms of how your week is set to run is a great first