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Higher Education: Let’s Face the Facts

Here’s the paradox. On the one hand, young graduates can’t find jobs. On the other, employers complain that they can’t find candidates with the necessary entry-level skills. At the same time, tuition fees have increased considerably at both sides of … Continue reading

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How to choose a college degree: Plan the Dream

I have received a few emails lately from youngsters who consider going to university telling me that I paint a rather bleak picture about Higher Education. To be totally frank: YES, I DO. Not because I don’t believe in Higher … Continue reading

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How to make university years the best and the most useful years of your life

Most people consider their university years as the best years of their lives. I am definitely one of these people. I really had a great time during my degree and I don’t think there is anything wrong with wanting to … Continue reading

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Is it worth going to University?

Is it worth going to university? This is the question that keep most 6-formers (and their parents) awake at night. Undoubtedly, higher education is an ideal that young people have been aspired for generations. However, the skyrocketing tuition fees and the increased … Continue reading

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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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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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