Career & Education

Here's what future female CEOs need more than coding camps

The bosses of companies including Bed Bath & Beyond, Popsugar and Spanx learned that resilience and audacity are key to a girl’s success

19 Nov 2019 - 3:21PM
How to control your temper and make the most of a bad situation

Anger is natural, but it’s seldom useful. Having a meltdown as an adult affects relationships, so it’s best to have some coping mechanisms up your sleeve.

10 Nov 2019 - 9:00AM
Manners are crucial at school, work and in friendships - and will even impress when you're on a date

We spend so much of our lives online, it can sometimes be a shock to the system when you have to interact with people IRL. Doing it thoughtfully makes everyone's day better, so be polite!

29 Oct 2019 - 3:46PM
The secrets to one Instagram influencer's success

Justin Schuble who set up DCFoodPorn, and dining app TidBit, started his half-million strong account when he was at university

29 Oct 2019 - 10:19AM
5 tips to help you reclaim control over your life-work balance

You can learn how to keep job stress from affecting your personal life, and still succeed professionally

22 Oct 2019 - 4:43PM
Annoying roommate? Here's how to deal with them without making dorm life awkward

Sharing a space with a virtual stranger at university can be challenging, but with tips and advice from the pros, it doesn't have to stay that way.

19 Oct 2019 - 2:56PM
‘Queer Eye’ foodie Antoni Porowski talks avocados and learning to love his heritage

The Canadian member of the hit Netflix show, whose cookbook, Antoni in the Kitchen, was published last month, was a picky eater as a child.

13 Oct 2019 - 9:21AM
Five ways to survive working with other people on a group project and shine as a team

Collaborating on an assignment needn't be painful if you follow these helpful tips.

3 Oct 2019 - 6:51PM
Peer pressure: expert advice on how to deal with it and stay true to yourself

The desire to fit in can sometimes make it feel like you have to do what everyone else is doing, even if you don't want to. But it doesn't have to be that way.

2 Oct 2019 - 4:32PM
What you need to know about living with a roommate for the first time

If you're just starting university or college, odds are you'll be sharing a dorm, room or apartment. Here's our guide to coping with cohabiting with strangers. 

2 Oct 2019 - 1:46PM
How to set goals and stay motivated until you achieve them

You need to the SMART goals approach, because having dreams is all very well, but you need to be cleverer than that if you actually want to reach them.

30 Sep 2019 - 2:58PM
5 ways to handle criticism and see it as useful feedback, not a personal attack

Trying to see criticism as advantageous is never easy, but it can be done - and it will improve your life.

30 Sep 2019 - 10:33AM
University life: You can't do it all, no matter how good your time management skills are

The truth is that it's impossible to do everything at college, even if you're really, really organised or pull all-nighters - something's got to give.

3 Oct 2019 - 10:59AM
7 adulting skills that will make university a better experience

Leaving home and being responsible for your life can be challenging, but it's much easier if you develop these competencies before (or soon after) you move

2 Oct 2019 - 7:51PM
Real-life CSI: What life and work are like as a forensic pathologist, and what to expect from the degree

The reality of attending scenes of death, and how these medical experts deal with the emotional side of the job.

30 Sep 2019 - 3:00PM
5 things you should definitely not pack when when you leave home for university

Sure, take an extra coat, and everyone needs a rice cooker, but don't fall into the trap of bringing everything. You won't need it.

2 Oct 2019 - 6:04PM
Life as a vet is challenging and emotional, but you can make a real difference to the lives of animals and people

Many animal lovers dream of becoming a veterinarian, but exotic animal specialist Dr James Blanshard says the reality of life in his chosen career is that it's not all cute puppies, and applying advanced scientific theory

30 Sep 2019 - 3:00PM
Tips for students looking for work experience this summer

How do you convince someone to hire you for an internship or a summer job? Positivity, and the ability to put yourself in an employer’s shoes, are key.

30 Sep 2019 - 3:00PM
An expert's guide to buying your first suit

We asked a style professional for his top tips on picking the perfect business and formal wear.

30 Sep 2019 - 2:59PM