Go Beyond: Yondur’s 3 step Career Path Optimisation

With all the options out there, choosing a career path can be challenging. Finding a role that represents your skills and attributes can be daunting. That’s why we’ve come up with a quick three-step guide to help you pick the right career for you! STEP 1 – Assess Yourself & Know Your Present Self. First, … Read More

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5 Reasons to Study Abroad

Leave your comfort zone Your undergraduate degree may offer the opportunity for you to study a semester abroad. These are fantastic opportunities for the keen traveller. And we’re here to give you some reasons on why you must study abroad. In 2014/15 around 24,000 UK students spent time studying or working abroad. Over 96% of … Read More

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What Happens Post-Graduation

You’ve completed your degree University is coming to an end and your graduation is just around the corner. But, what next? What are your options post-graduation? We have listed some of your options to help make the transition from student to working adult slightly easier. Finishing university is a daunting prospect, especially because your life … Read More

Are the Days of Whiteboards Over? – The Future of Education

We live in a technology obsessed world where we continuously use our smartphones. Apps are available for almost any need, including banking, travel and shopping. We can do everything on our phones. But that’s not all, young children are now being brought up with technology all around them, being gifted iPad’s and tablets for Christmas. What … Read More

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Finished your GCSEs – What’s next?

Your secondary school education is coming to a close and what happens next is up to you. During your time at school you’ll have discovered your interests and the subjects you’re best at, these are useful in helping you decide your future. Although, I believe the school system prematurely asks students about their future plans; … Read More

What If University Isn’t Right for You?

Success is sometimes determined by whether you attended university and obtained a degree, however, university education isn’t the only pathway to success. Many options are available outside of the university industry so if you don’t want to go you don’t have to! You can achieve your goals and dreams through other ways of learning and avoid … Read More

The University Edit: What Students Have to Say

Listening to other students perspectives is useful in gaining a more rounded worldview of the university experience. As students come from all walks of life no individual experience is the same. You may have been told about a certain university lifestyle that includes alcohol and partying, however not every student enjoys it and that’s ok. … Read More

How to Make The Most of Your University Experience

Freshers week is over and your lectures have begun! For most students, starting university is a scary period of transition. Everything is new and unfamiliar, you’ve moved away from your childhood home and you have many adult responsibilities you didn’t consider before, like washing up, cleaning and laundry. To gain the most from your university … Read More

Fixed or Growth Mindset: Which One Are You?

An average of 17 years are spent in education for each individual, depending on further education choices, but the learning doesn’t have to end there. As you enter adulthood you must continuing exercising your brain and absorbing information.  The brain requires mental exercise just as much as the body needs physical exercise. The brain is … Read More