Important Resources For Students
FIND THE RIGHT CAREER FOR YOU
Making a decision about your career path is arguably the most important you will have to make at this stage in your life.
In a world where careers, and by extension jobs, are no longer forever, it is a given that this type of critically important decision is one that any person today may have to face more than once in their lifetime. As such, the importance of understanding how to make a good career choice cannot be overemphasised.
DISCOVER YOUR LEARNING STYLE
by Becton Loveless
It can be really frustrating to sit in a classroom and not understand why you just don’t get it. You know you’re not dumb, but you just can’t seem to make the information click. It can also be frustrating to be able to learn perfectly well from one teacher, but struggle to learn from another.
PASS MATHS ONCE AND FOR ALL
You can achieve excellence in mathematics if you really want to. The truth is that all achievement is possible if there is a desire to attain a specific goal.
Exam Stress-Busting Tips
How to get through your exams without turning into a miserable monster
You may consider your exams to be the most important thing in your life right now so preparing properly for this serious event is essential. However, don’t let exams get the better of you. Below are some general tips for the revision period and also for the exam itself
Mastering English Is A Must
by Joye Foderingham
Most Caribbean people grow up speaking two languages – Standard English and our own local patois, in which ever island. No matter how nationalistic one is, or how much of a yardie you may be the fact is that the world of 2010 is a closed circuit village.
LIFELONG LEARNING IS A MUST
5 Ways Work Will Change in the Future
At least 30% of the activities associated with the majority of occupations in the near future could be automated, leading to massive changes in the workforce such as:
TIPS FOR LEARNING FROM HOME
LEARN AND EARN YOUR WAY THROUGH STUDIES
You’ve paid your fees, bought your books and now you’re broke. How’re you going to manage on a day-to-day basis while you’re studying? Once settled on campus, waste no time, get to searching for viable income earning options before you’re too late. There are many out there, you just have to be persistent and a little creative.
Here are a few suggestions:
MONEY MANAGEMENT 101
A Crash Course For Students
Here we are the on the day of our university graduation, waiting in a long line of traffic just to get to the venue that would host the most wonderful night of our lives for the four of us. As the traffic became unbearable we could not help but to drift back to our days at university.
How did we survive? No one knew. From taking up odd jobs on and off campus, to using our wits just to get by, we had done it all. So much so, that one of my friends in the vehicle turned to me and said, “Laura, if I had to eat another corn beef or tuna sandwich again in my life I would be sick…No more tin food, I had enough at UWI