You've seen those posts on Facebook. It's somebody in your seminar, or from your sports team. But why should YOU become a brand ambassador?
Many students choose to study abroad, for numerous different reasons. However, the majority of students convince themselves that their year abroad isn't just about fun. Somehow, they've convinced themselves with very little proof or prior research that a year abroad will make them 1000% more employable.
After three years enjoying the relative freedom of university, those apron strings are about to be re-tied. Here are some of the most common frustrations for students living at home.
You've finally done it! You've got your degree, faffed around for a day in a cap and gown and experienced beams of gushing pride from your parents that you probably won't feel again for a very long time.
You’ve sent out your first batch of enthusiastic cover letters and CVs, only to be met with zero responses. That’s okay; it’s early days. The second month of applying for jobs and still no success? You’ll get through it. The third and fourth? This is when it gets painful.