Student life

Are you a student or just about to start university? Don't worry, The Daily Wiz is by your side with advice to help you get through this important time and pass with flying colours! Whether you are a student in the UK or abroad as part of the Erasmus programme, your university years are often some of the best. So, to help you make the most of student life, The Daily Wiz is here to provide you with all you need to know when it comes to exams, house shares, moving to a new city (or even a new country), organising your time to reduce procrastination along with the best nights out and societies to join. Student life isn't just about going to a few lectures here and there and nights out, being a student also means integrating into student life, joining clubs and societies, finding the right degree and carrying out work experience, whether it be a summer placement or a placement year, to help you on the road towards the right career.

Benefits of working abroad and tips for finding a job!

In a very competitive job market, students have to do all they can to stand out from the crowd and get their dream job after uni, even throughout their studies! The current economic climate has meant that finding a job can be difficult, even for overqualified students. In order to attract the at...

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SORTEDfood: The "world’s biggest food and cooking conversation"

Whether you're a skint student looking for cheap and healthy recipes or a young professional wondering what to cook up for a sophisticated night in with friends, SORTEDfood has something for everyone! With over 1.6 million subscribers, SORTEDfood is YouTube's most popular cooking show, and today ...

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Travelling: Where to stay and what to look out for

When you're on the move abroad, the last thing you want is to arrive at a new location without a bed to fall into at the end of the day. Yet, hotel rooms can often be out of our price range, so what do you do? Well, here at Wizbii we've rounded up your options along with letting you know what you...

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7 tips to help you optimise your time and add hours to your day

Nowadays it feels as though we have more to do than ever: years seem to pass more quickly, days are shorter and the hours fly by. It's easy to have the impression that we don't have enough time to do what we need, but thanks to these 7 tips you can optimise your time, become more productive and e...

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4 ways to make the most of your summer!

One moment it was exam season, the next moment you were down the pub to celebrate their end. But now? Now you’re home and although the replenishing fridge and the pets are lovely, their novelty may have worn off a bit by now. However, here at Wizbii we’ve come up with some ways you can fill the t...

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How To Budget Travel Successfully

Jet Set, Go! Make Sure You’ve Booked a Flight to Fit Your Budget No matter if it’s regarding the dates you’re travelling or the cities you’re going to; flexibility is a great way to take advantage of the best travel deals available. StudentUniverse allows you to compare flights and accommodation ...

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How to find a job after graduation? By following these 3 steps!

In the not so distant future you will say goodbye to university and proudly enter the world of work, degree in hand and high expectations. Despite the difficulties of finding a job, you needn't worry, because having a degree is still the most effective way to get hired. In fact, the majority of e...

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4 habits damaging your productivity

Whether you're a student, young professional or entrepreneur, being productive is necessary if you want to complete everyday tasks, the  quality of your work and evolution of your career depends on it. Therefore, taking the perspective of what "not to do", we have devoted an article to those litt...

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How to deliver a captivating presentation in 5 steps

Okay, you probably think you won't learn anything new in this article, that it's just like all the others on the subject. Hmm... Yes, but no. Here's why: all the advice in the world on how to deliver a presentation, all the techniques to help build your charisma won't work unless you put them int...

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Are business cards a thing of the past?

Business cards have become an indispensable tool in the professional world. Name, company, logo, telephone number, address, website... a small, rectangular card that slides perfectly into your pocket or wallet, sums up your whole identity and can be very useful! However, with the digital revoluti...

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Internships: What are the benefits and where to apply?

Not everyone is aware of the importance of having some professional, hands-on experience. Although student loans will usually cover rent, many of us will need to find a part-time job to pay for other important things like food, bills, books etc., with a bit on the side for going out occasionally ...

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4 mistakes to avoid when starting a business

Starting a business isn't a question of improvisation. To start with, you need to have an idea and then know how to put it in place step by step... If not, your business probably won't last very long! To help you, I wanted to share 4 mistakes you should avoid at all costs when starting your busin...

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How to handle interview stress!

It could be the night before your interview, or even hours, but how can you handle interview stress? Here are some useful tips gained from first-hand experience which we hope will help you feel a little more relaxed and show the interviewers what an amazing candidate you really are. Try not to ma...

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Revise for exams like a pro!

"University exams are like A Levels, the only difference is that there are a lot more of them and they are much more difficult". This is the kind of thing you will probably hear first year uni students say, but don't panic! With a good revision method you can revise and stay calm at the same time...

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How to procrastinate effectively this exam season

Exam season - two words which are enough to strike dread and fear into the heart of any student. We all have our own way of getting through it. For some it's a regimented routine of study in the library, for others it's a more flexible routine wherever they feel most comfortable. However, sometim...

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Getting your language skills back up to scratch

Learning a language is more important than ever. Due to globalization, it's completely normal to work in a foreign country or with colleagues who don't speak the same language as you. As well as providing us with important cognitive benefits, learning a language can also makes us more conscious o...

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10 conversation tips to improve your job interview

After watching the video from TED, “10 ways to have a better conversation” with Celeste Headlee, we decided to apply the advice given in the video to an interview situation, to help show you not only how to have a better conversation, but also a better interview.  According to the video, we all ...

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7 apps to stop you from losing your mind during exams!

As if being a student wasn't complicated enough, exams are now approaching, a little too quickly. To help you organise your life and maximize your revision time, we decided to make a list of the top apps for students to help you balance studying with other fairly important things such as having a...

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