Tag Archives: Guest blogs

15 August 2013 - 10:08 am How not to stand out at a job interview

As a full time student grappling with the impossible task of getting internships for the ever-looming CV and graduation day debacle, I’ve certainly had my fair share of interviews. One of the most recent of these was potentially the most terrifying I’ve ever had, including an hour and a half interview, a timed writing task and all in a conference room of a very posh hotel in town (straight out of How to Scare Potential Student Employees 101). Sitting in the lobby of the hotel with knots in my stomach, I tried not to throw up. Continue reading “How not to stand out at a job interview” »

11 August 2013 - 11:03 am Blogging – the key to success

Just under a year ago, I embarked on the journey that I believed would lead me to career success- I started a blog. Although it had occurred to me before, the idea of putting myself out on a line to people I barely know  was terrifying… until a friend pointed out that I had, pretty much, been doing that for years anyway on Twitter.

Good point.

The blog was a starting point for building on a personal interest that I’d always had an interest in, but never had the required balls to write about. That subject was fashion, and the backlash I received from people was astounding. Continue reading “Blogging – the key to success” »

17 July 2013 - 10:50 am Call for guest bloggers

Have you been reading our blog for a while and thinking ‘Pfft, I could write way better than that!’ Well, 1. how rude; 2. no way, man – this blog is awesome; and 3. put your money where your mouth is and write one for us. That’s right, we want to hear from you.

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