It is smart to tool up on skills and strategies that help you navigate your way through school. Toolbox has tips on how best to prepare for exams; how to ‘build' a good resumé for university applications; tips on success at interviews and how to get the best out of the long, school summer holidays.
Does Fake it until you Make it work? How acting a role makes you assimilate
‘Fake-it-til-you-make-it’ has always seemed a bit of a nothing phrase - and in all honesty I’ve always thought it was, well, rubbish. Until recently.
What Even Is Consensus? Why Critical Thinking Is Needed
Consensus is what we believe as a society; the views that - on the surface at least - are shared by many must be the general accepted opinion.
How To Feed Our Brain And Improving IQ Along With It
Everyone understands that eating junk food persistently and avoiding vegetables and fruits will eventually show up on our faces and waistlines
How to Know What is True In Very Noisy World
Biases create noise, lots of it. Biases follow us around, they are hidden inside us, often unknowingly
Asking For Help: Why We All Find It So Hard
Asking for help should be one of the easiest things to do; after all, we all need help from time to time and we’ve all given our fair share of help too.
Applying to Oxbridge: tips from a seasoned graduate
Applying to Oxford or Cambridge is no small feat. Everyone’s heard horror stories of stone-faced academics asking impossible, abstract questions in terrifying interviews
You’ve smashed your Year 11 exams: now what?
Feeling you aced these exams and now it is party time? Moving from school to university (or, later, a job) can be really daunting.