Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: Part-Time Work

How To Get Employed (Part 4)

How To Get Employed (Part 4)

It may sometimes happen that you just simply don’t have luck getting a job. Why though? Your CV is on point, you have some experience (or are seeking it), you are presentable and polite. As I’ve said in my previous post, most companies operate online. […]

How to Get Employed (Part 3)

How to Get Employed (Part 3)

Do you have your CV ready? Did you accept your fate yet? Regardless of your answer, time is of the essence. To pay the bills, you need to have money and to get the money you need to work. So I guess it’s time for […]

Inside the mind of a master procrastinator

Inside the mind of a master procrastinator

I watched a TED Talk video called “Inside the mind of a master procrastinator” probably two months ago while I was having a hard time starting the actual writing of my dissertation. I really enjoyed watching it. “Exactly how I feel. This is it. He read my […]

How To Get Employed (Part 2)

How To Get Employed (Part 2)

Now that we’ve discussed what you need to do if you want to start looking for a job, you might be thinking to yourself: “Yeaaaa… this ain’t for me fella.” If this is precisely what went through your head, you are facing a very difficult […]

Make a difference…

Make a difference…

Hi again, everyone! I hope you enjoyed my post last week, “Butterflies in my stomach” about the first day at uni and all of the emotions around it. Today’s topic is about something that some of us choose to do while others HAVE to do: […]

How To Get Employed (Part 1)

How To Get Employed (Part 1)

When you get to the United Kingdom for the first time, ready to start your university life, the chances are you are on a very tight budget already. Student life is sadly not cheap which means you will probably need to get a job at […]