2018: New Year, New Goals

Happy Monday! We’re already one week into the New Year which means only another 50 weeks until Christmas! I’m kidding. I’m not really counting. Or am I… The new year started…

#PlacementSeries: Time to Get Organised

Now that you’ve got your CV and Cover Letters ready to go, applications are going to start opening for next year’s positions. And you’re going to need to keep on top…

#PlacementSeries: How to Write the Perfect Cover Letter

Pay close attention to this one. In my opinion, this is the part that secures you the interview. Your CV helps, but it’s your cover letter that really lets the employer…

#PlacementSeries: How to Make Your CV Stand Out

The dreaded CV. A mundane task for the best of us. How do we convey how amazing we are by not coming across as cocky? Impossible. How do we condense everything…

#PlacementSeries: When and Where to Start Looking

This started out as one blog post about securing a year-long placement, however I realised once I had started on my second point that I was 2,000 words deep. And hence,…

#PlacementYear: Month Three

Month three. What an amazing 30 days its been. Only 21 of those being working days. I attended the GQ Men of the Year Awards, – can we just take a…

What’s the Difference Between a Placement, an Internship and Work …

These three terms can all get quite confusing. Am I on work experience? Is this an internship? Or is this a placement? Do they all mean the same thing? As I’ve…