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.

Warren Cassell Jr: the 16 year old entrepreneur

A few weeks back we looked at the top 10 youngest entrepreneurs in the world. One of these was Warren Cassell Jr, who at the ripe age of 16 already owns his own company, is a published author, and has invested in a number of other companies. This inspirational teenager from the Caribbean started ...

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Unemployed/ Single: the same struggle? The tale of a young unemployed graduate

Hey young graduate friend who is looking for a job, are you depressed? Me too, don't worry! Being an unemployed graduate is no easy feat. It's been four months and I haven't even touched a press release, posted anything on Facebook or tweeted any company. Four months without managing a website,...

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[Infographic] 10 Things About University Life You Know Are True

Ahhh university...a time of learning, studying, determining our future career path, and preparing ourselves for the real world.  What an enriching experience! Ok, let's get real. Most students don't spend all of their spare time in the library reading the assigned chapters, nor do they attend all...

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University societies: To join or not to join?

University is the introduction for most of us to independence. It's a chance for us to move away from home and start afresh. However, I'm sure all of the uni students out there will agree with me when I say, the workload is more than you could ever think of. Unlike college, you have to get all of...

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How to Succeed in Your Interviews

In the current economy it’s actually quite difficult to get a job. There are so many people out there looking and there just don’t seem to be enough jobs to go around. That’s why it’s crucial that if you get an interview you know what to do to really kick it off right. You want to make sure that ...

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Useful apps for your Year Abroad

In my seemingly universal and endless quest to forever be connected to WiFi when I was abroad, I was at first a little bit beside myself when neither of the schools I worked in had any connection! ‘Oh, that’s fine,’ I said to the teachers, silently fighting back tears. But in actual fact, I’m qui...

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Franca Frankly: Student & part-time lifestyle and beauty Youtuber

Young & Talented: From Youtube channels to arts to sports, some students are living a double life between studying and extra curricular activities. For Franca, her love for beauty and fashion trends turned into a healthy Youtube channel. With over 5,000 subscribers, Franca Frankly (...

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30 tips to help you manage your student budget

We all know that student life isn't as easy as it seems. Some statistics that prove this are, in general, true but not very useful. To avoid running out of toilet paper at the end of the month because you've got no money left for anything, take a look at these 30 tips to help you save money and e...

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