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- Entrepreneurs and starting out on your own
- Getting a job
- Going to university
- Studying and exams
- Volunteering, travel and gap years
How do lectures work?
When you think of university teaching, you probably think of lectures - but how exactly do they work?
New Enterprise Allowance explained
The New Enterprise Allowance (NEA) offers up to £65 a week to start a business if you're on certain benefits.
Student finance: Appeals and complaints
Find out what you can do if something goes wrong with your student finance and it's not your fault.
Cheeky tips: 10 weird ways to beat interview nerves
Could squeezing your buttocks or reciting a nursery rhyme help you beat interview nerves? Here are some more unusual ways to keep calm under pressure.
What to do if you don’t know what career you want
Lots of people don't know where to start when it comes to finding a career. Find out how to take your first steps.
A term abroad: finding your feet
Srimathi starts her term in the US.
Student life: perfect endings
As this series of monthly blogs draws to a close, Peter considers the importance of endings.
A term abroad: reflections on 2014
As her term in the US comes to an end, Srimathi reflects on her experience.
New mobile toolkit launched for budding scientists
Complete missions and win prizes as part of this new Open University project.