As University applications open, many students will be looking ahead or may have even already decided on their CAO choices prior the closing date of the 1st of February 2017. But those hoping to study in the UK will also be looking at the UCAS application system. One of the main differences with UCAS…… Continue reading What makes a good Personal Statement?
Figuring out your career, what you want to do with your life and how to succeed can be overwhelming. People often ask themselves “What do I want to do?” or “how can I be successful?” Even people who have been working for years do this. I’m a big believer in trying to be successful and…… Continue reading Career: Figuring it out
I have recently just finished reading Paulo Coelho’s book The Alchemist. It’s weird how I even came across the book. My mam tried to get me to read it many times, but I never gave it a chance. I thought she was being “too spiritual” for the way I was feeling at the time! I wasn’t in the mood…… Continue reading The Alchemist
I believe that being grateful can attract good things into your life. But it can be difficult to “think positive” when you are having a bad day or things just aren’t going the way you want them to. In the last two week’s I’ve started listing in my head what I’m thankful for every night.…… Continue reading A step towards positive thinking: Being grateful.
If these people and things can inspire you like they did for me, then I am grateful to pass it on! 1) Pat Divilly on Ted Talks. Pat Divilly is a fitness instructor from Galway who I had not heard of until a post on Joe.ie the other day. Seeing a fellow Irish person on…… Continue reading What has inspired me recently…