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7 Tips For Surviving Real Life After Graduating From University

7 Tips For Surviving Real Life After Graduating From University

Extend your student discount that little bit longer. Youth Discount offers discount for under 26 year olds, so you can still reap in those discounts! Write a five-year life plan. Having a five-year plan can really...

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Top tips for choosing a graduate account

Top tips for choosing a graduate account

Should I get a graduate account after university? Finding a job is likely to be the first thing on your to do list, but what you do with your cash once you start earning is...

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Is my new job really mine?

Is my new job really mine?

Congratulations on your new job! You’ve secured a position and you’re waiting to receive your contract, but is the job really yours? Employment contracts can sometimes take a while to come...

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How to be happy at work

How to be happy at work

So you’ve got your dream job but you sometimes find yourself feeling de-motivated or fed up? Don’t worry, everyone goes through stages like this: the important thing is that you recognise...

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How to pass your probationary period with flying colours

How to pass your probationary period with flying colours

So you got the job, but you’ve been told you need to pass your probationary period first — what does this mean? Well, first of all, congratulations because the organisation obviously thought you...

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Annoying office habits you need to stop right now

Annoying office habits you need to stop right now

Part of working in an office is learning to get along with your co-workers. Habits that you may find alright at home can really wind up the people you work with. Stopping these bad habits...

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The low down on becoming self employed

The low down on becoming self employed

Here, we review a number of advantages of self-employment. You may be a graduate looking to develop your career, wondering what being self-employed involves. Building a business in your twenties can reap dividends. As many...

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7 Jobs our favourite TV characters have that we want!

7 Jobs our favourite TV characters have that we want!

When you’re watching your favourite TV shows, it’s easy to assume that your favourite characters exciting jobs are just for show. But the careers that feature on TV have to be...

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Six things everyone should do on their first day

Six things everyone should do on their first day

Transitioning from the world of  education to employment is not always easy. Employers often have different expectations of you than lecturers and tutors. When embarking on your chosen career – something that you have...

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Awkward things we all do in the office

Awkward things we all do in the office

It doesn’t matter how much of a stern professional you think you are, when working in an office full of people, you’re bound to encounter at least one awkward moment. Yes,...

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Is a sabbatical just what your career needs?

Is a sabbatical just what your career needs?

Many people every year take a sabbatical from their job in order to improve themselves. While the ideal age to go on an extended break is during your late 30s, graduates in their first few...

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Negotiate your pay and get the salary you deserve

Negotiate your pay and get the salary you deserve

So your CV was gleaming, your interview skills were on point, and you've been offered the coveted position. The only trouble is that your prospective employer is offering a little less than you'd...

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Where should you be working? Home vs Office

Where should you be working? Home vs Office

Working at home sounds like the dream; rolling out of bed to sit at your desk (sofa) and complete a hard day’s work without even leaving your pyjamas. As much fun as working...

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