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What to study at college? New challenges call for new strategies

What do you want to study at college? is the question I ask all the teenagers I get the opportunity to meet. The majority of you are honest enough to tell me that you have no idea! I completely understand you. It is … Continue reading

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Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

Where do you see yourself in 10 years? I was asked this question for the first time during the interview for my first job. I agree with you; it’s an annoying interview question. I don’t recall my answer (I got … Continue reading

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4 ways to become more employable

The labour market is changing fast. Unfortunately, both secondary and higher education adapt to these changes at a remarkably slower pace. Hence, there is a lot of discussion that graduates are not equipped with the necessary work skill-set. In general, employers are seeking … Continue reading

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What motivates you to perform at your best?

Before you decide which career path to choose, it is important you understand what makes you perform your best. Think of a moment when you were super-energised, motivated and engaged. Where were you? What were you working on? Who else … Continue reading

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You can’t do it alone: 5 tips for successful mentoring relationships

Before you apply to university, you need to have a career in mind that fits your strengths and interests. Mentors can provide you a lot of support during this process. Mentors are experienced people who are happy to share their … Continue reading

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The Six Essential Elements to Consider Before You Apply to College

You have invested a lot of time discussing what to study with family and friends and researching online. Here are the Six Essential Elements you need to consider before you apply. Study a subject that will help you get your dream … Continue reading

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How to avoid the most common mistake university applicants make

Before you apply, make sure that you avoid the most common mistake that university applicants make. Most students do a lot of research online to find what the best course for them is, speak to universities, invest a lot of time in … Continue reading

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