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Career Spotlight: Counsellor

Are you suited to be a counsellor?
A counselling job is well-suited for those with excellent interpersonal skills – including the ability to actively listen, empathise, collaborate, and tackle problems with patience and understanding. Providing strong emotional support is just one aspect of the job, however; counsellors are still required to pursue methodical, logical, and objective tactics to properly analyse the situations at hand, free of bias.

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Surviving Group Assignments

No matter where you are in your academic career, group assignments are always difficult. However, being able to work collaboratively with people you may not see eye-to-eye with is a skill that will benefit you across your work and study. Group work provides a great opportunity to improve communication and problem-solving skills.

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Career Spotlight: Chiropractor

What is a chiropractor? Chiropractors are health care professionals that diagnose and treat health problems related to the nervous, muscular and skeletal systems, particularly the spine, without the use of drugs or surgery. Most chiropractors aim to reduce pain and improve the functionality of patients as well as to educate them on how they can …

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How To Choose The Best Course For You

Choosing the best course for you can feel like a lot of pressure. Especially looking at the impact COVID-19 has had on the lives of students and workers everywhere; learning and social perspectives have had to adapt to a very different education experience. With at least one in four first year students changing courses or leaving university, it pays …

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Career Spotlight: Software Engineer

What is a Software Engineer? Software engineering is a branch of computer science which includes the development and building of computer systems software and applications software. Computer systems software is composed of programs that include computing utilities and operations systems. Applications software consists of user-focused programs that include web browsers, database programs, etc. There is …

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8 Tips To Study Better

Space out your StudyingCramming. Is. Never. A. Good. Idea.It might sound productive to do a huge study session right before a big test but research shows it’s a bad idea to cram all your studying into that day. Instead, space out those study sessions – you don’t have to spend more time studying, you just …

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10 cybersecurity certifications to boost your career in 2021

Written by Steve Zurier in December 2020 Heading into 2021, cybersecurity remains one of the enterprise’s highest priorities as companies continue to support remote working conditions imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. And demand for cybersecurity experts shows no signs of slowing. The Bureau of Labor Statistics has projected that employment of information security analysts will …

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