Entries by Jason Harris

Get Your Boss To Notice You!

Become a familiar face to the ones in high places. You’re an exceptional worker. You go above and beyond when it comes to contributing to the success of your company. However, does the big boss know your name? Most times, no matter how good you are at your job, it can be hard to move […]

Spring Clean Your CV!

When a new job opens within a company and they start recruiting for it, how many CVs would you assume that they receive? According to various researches, they would somewhere close to 70 applications per position, and a lot more for bigger companies. We can all guess that recruiters do not read every single line […]

Weekend Getaway on a Budget – Zagreb!

In the last article from this series we covered Krakow, Poland; how to get there on a budget, where to go and sights to see. Our main goal is to find you the cheapest holiday getaway where you can go away for a weekend to take some stress off university or treat yourself after the […]

4 Tricky Interview Questions and How to Handle Them

You’ve done all of your research, you’re wearing your best outfit and are radiating confidence for your job interview later on today. From the opening handshake, you feel like you’re in control and think that this is going to be a piece of cake. That is until the interviewer asks one question which is rather […]

5 Reasons to do a Placement Abroad!

You probably already know that carrying out a placement abroad can be an exhilarating  & valuable experience that adds significant value to your CV, but just in case you need a little boost to take the leap, here are 5 good reasons to do a placement abroad!

Job hunting? Use social media to your advantage!

  There is no doubt we live in a modern society obsessed with social media. We spend so much time scrolling through various content on our phones, tablets or computers, rarely giving it much thought. Well, we have a better way you could use this modern obsession to your advantage. Social media is a great […]

How to Write a Structured Placement Report

What is a placement/internship report? A placement or internship report is a document that relates every task and responsibility you had to take care of during your stay in the company. The completion of this report is compulsory for most internships and is a significant part of your work experience as it highlights the knowledge […]

How to keep yourself motivated during your placement

We have all experienced days in the office where you just don’t feel motivated. Anyone can have bad days and it is unrealistic to think that it won’t happen to you. Staying motivated at all times can be tough but there are a few tricks to help you out with this! According to specialists, motivation […]

Enrich your lifestyle – Learn a new language!

  It is becoming more and more essential nowadays to be able to speak more than one language. You could always stick to knowing one language for the whole of your life but then you wouldn’t know how much you would be missing out on! Hence, we highly recommend you give it a go and […]

All you need to know about Erasmus+

Moving abroad can seem to be a fascinating yet terrifying experience but fear not, some international organisations exist to help you throughout your journey and facilitate every step you take toward the placement of your dreams. In this article we will be checking out the most famous and recognised student organisation in the EU: Erasmus. […]