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Surviving Post-Graduate Study

Tips & Tricks By January 23, 2016 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 7 Comments

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“What on earth?” is the question I kept asking myself during my masters year. I thought I had been through the eye of the needle in terms of academic feats; having passed through a grueling 6 month foundation course in science and engineering (i.e. a-levels in 6 months) and a three year hell ride in Electronic Engineering, I thought “What could be tougher than that?”. Boy, was I in for a treat.

I studied for a masters degree after a painful 3 years of engineering and I did this for two reasons:
1. I wanted to pursue that line of work
2. I’m Nigerian, I had no choice (I joke)….but do I?

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#GOALS

Tips & Tricks By January 7, 2016 Tags: , , , , , , , , , 5 Comments

Another year is upon us and I’m so grateful we are all here in one piece. I also mourn those that did not make it into the year and I pray for eternal rest for those who passed away recently.

On a lighter note, this time of year sees many lists being made and habits being dropped or picked up. I feel like there is something about the start of the year that provides a new energy and motivation, I love it. Even though the reality is we simply went from Thursday to Friday (but let’s not talk about that), it’s all about the new!

If you’ve already set your goals and are doing well by today Jan 8th, well done. If you’ve already fallen off, get back on. And if you haven’t set any at all, get to setting!

Here’s a guide to help set yourself up for success on your 2016 goals.

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Your First Job : 7 Things you Should Know

Tips & Tricks By July 23, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

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Hello Lovelies,

Over here in the UK it’s coming to the end of graduation season so I’d like to start this post by saying a huge congratulations to all those who have graduated over the past few weeks (or will be in the next few). Well done to you all.

Some of you may have landed jobs and others may be looking. For the former, congratulations and for the latter, do not despair. And also for the entrepreneurs, You are the future! Don’t stop! (get it get it)

I really am hoping this post will be of some help to some of you out there. Here are 7 tips to help you on your first job after university.

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Moving to London – 5 Things Nobody Will Tell You

Tips & Tricks By January 31, 2015 Tags: , , , , No Comments

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So you’ve landed that job/university place/ *Insert Accomplishment* and you’re moving to London. The culture capital of the world, a melting pot of culture, the great city songs are written about….London is all that and so much more.

Let me share with you the top 5 things nobody will tell you before moving to this great city.

1. Finding a place to live IS Rocket Science
I’m being perfectly honest. I am not a rocket scientist, which is why I believe I am accurate in saying that finding a place to live in London is probably just as hard. What are the ingredients to finding a nice home you ask? I’ll tell you;

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