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10 Must-Have App Mac Apps for Productive Students

10 Must-Have App Mac Apps for Productive Students

From life-admin to remembering to submit your assignments to ensuring you never loose your work. The Macbook is a great friend throughout university and beyond, a worthwhile investment. Finding great apps you can use (most together with your iPhone/iPad) is difficult and it took me […]

Formatting an essay

Formatting an essay

I’ve seen a lot of advice out there on formatting an essay. Some say just use Arial font and double space; other’s discuss margins; and some look at headers and footers. But what’s the best way to do it? This post is here to help you figure […]

How to take notes

How to take notes

How to take notes in lecturesWhen it comes to how to take notes in lectures we all have different methods. Here the three best note taking styles I’ve used: Standard Method: This is the basic note taking style. If you’ve ever taken notes at college, it’ll […]

The myths of sitting at the front

The myths of sitting at the front

Struggling to focus in your lectures? Want to be able to take better notes? Move to the front. We all know lectures aren’t always the most fun things. But it is a big part of university life and you got to go to them; so use this […]

How you can focus in lectures

How you can focus in lectures

If you’re struggling to focus in lectures, these simple tips will help you to boost your concentration. After the initial buzz wears off, we all know lectures can be really dull. Some lecturers don’t seem to care or want to be there; many are terrible at presenting; […]

What is a Literature Review?

What is a Literature Review?

If you’re doing an essay based subject you’re bound to ask this question at some point. Even if you’re not, you might have to write a literature review for a multitude of reasons, and so you may also ask this question: What on earth is […]