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  • What makes an outstanding student experience?

    What makes an outstanding student experience?

    Via SI News : The University of Huddersfield prides itself on being one of the most popular places of study within the international student market. In the summer of 2011, the worldwide International Student Barometer (ISB) survey ranked the University as the best place in the world for international students to study. […]

  • Build your career with free online courses

    Build your career with free online courses

    Via Daily Nation : If you went through the 8-4-4 system, it was always about passing an exam which most of the time entailed cramming all the information you could muster to regurgitate it on an exam paper. But the truth about life is that you never stop learning. Meeting a […]

  • 10 pieces of bad career advice you should ignore

    10 pieces of bad career advice you should ignore

    Via The Economic Times : We were told, if we focus on good grades, life will be great. But the ones who got good jobs and life partners were not necessarily school or college toppers. They said, clear this entrance exam and you will be successful, but others became millionaires. We […]

  • Career Advice: 7 reputation-killing words you unconsciously overuse

    Career Advice: 7 reputation-killing words you unconsciously overuse

    Via MIC : If phrases like, “I’ve got a lot on my plate” or “Let’s circle back” at work sound like nails on a chalkboard to you, consider how “I can’t” or “Sorry, but” sounds. Some workplace phrases are bothersome, but others are total career killers. Terms like “deep dive” or “thinking […]

  • York sisters draw business inspiration from cancelled nuptials

    York sisters draw business inspiration from cancelled nuptials

    Via York Dispatch : With an unused wedding dress in hand and the special date scratched from the calendar, two York County sisters turned an unwelcome reminder of what could have been into a surprisingly successful consignment business. Trying to turn the corner by offloading the never-worn, unwanted dress, the sisters […]

  • Business and Career Advice: How to Stay Ahead of the Curve

    Business and Career Advice: How to Stay Ahead of the Curve

    Via Parade : What status quo? According to IBM researchers, there are no more static or predictable patterns: Continuous change is the new norm. Ironically, it’s also more normal than new—these findings were first discovered in 2008. Whether or not we choose to accept this wake-up call and react accordingly, well… […]

  • 3 Inspirational Moments from Women Founders

    3 Inspirational Moments from Women Founders

    Via Tech : Inspiration can come from many places. Whether its your family, your coworkers, or the inspirational posters hanging on your wall, there are plenty of sources that promote keeping your eyes on the prizes. For founders building a business, staying motivated and keeping their team focused is incredibly important […]

  • 5 popular pieces of career advice you should actually just ignore

    5 popular pieces of career advice you should actually just ignore

    Via MIC : People love to give advice about pretty much anything — relationships, jobs, money, you name it. And without the sage counsel of those who came before us, where would we be? (Living in a van down by the river, probably.) But don’t just follow these clichés blindly. […]