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11 January 2016, 9:46am

15 Skills and Achievements That Will Look Good on Any CV

When you’re applying for your very first job, your CV can feel a little bare. You should...Read more

07 January 2016, 11:33am

5 Common Mistakes You’re Probably Making about the Evolution of the English Language

The origin of the word ‘dormouse’ might have nothing to do with mice. You should also ...
04 January 2016, 10:16am

4 Ways to Come Up With a Great Essay Idea

One of the most exciting and challenging parts of moving forward through your academic car...
28 December 2015, 9:50am

7 Rulers of Countries Who Studied at Oxford

Few things express the key role that the University of Oxford has played in the history of...
21 December 2015, 12:29pm

The Top 8 English Towns and Cities With Fascinating Histories

England is curiously well suited to developing history. You should also read… The 10...
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14 December 2015, 9:35am

The Internet And You: How To Cultivate A Good Online Presence

The online world occupies an odd place in our lives. You should also read… The Evolu...
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07 December 2015, 9:20am

5 Books That Changed Britain And Why They Had The Impact They Did

No one can deny that books have power. You should also read… 12 Essential English No...
01 December 2015, 9:15am

Countdown to Christmas: A Guide to Advent in Britain

Advent in the UK is about so much more than just the calendar. You should also read…...
30 November 2015, 9:04am

4 Top Tips to Impress Your University Interviewers

A truth that will either be reassuring or depressing, depending on your stage in life: few...
23 November 2015, 10:20am

4 Careers That Won’t Exist in the Future – And What You Could Do Instead

Imagine you were born a hundred years ago. You should also read… 5 Reasons Your Job ...
16 November 2015, 1:35pm

The Top 10 Languages Everyone Should Consider Learning

Are you thinking of learning a new language? You should also read… 15 Great English ...
09 November 2015, 12:25pm

7 Ways University Has Changed Since Your Parents Were There

Your parents might have certain ideas about what going to university is like, especially i...