Youth development – Exam technique

You can study all you like but, if your technique for studying and writing exams is poor, your results will likely not improve. Below is some of what I learned about learning and tackling exams. Firstly, and most importantly, it's best if you understand that you are studying for yourself and no one else. You… Continue reading Youth development – Exam technique

Using social media to deepen the impact of youth social mobility programmes

As someone who had the benefit of a privileged upbringing and world class education opportunities, I am passionate about empowering others and helping them get access to similar quality opportunities. As part of my previous CSR role, I worked in embedding and deepening the impacts of a social mobility/youth development programme. In order to bolster… Continue reading Using social media to deepen the impact of youth social mobility programmes

Youth development – Interview prep

It's amazing how your brain starts working, storing, growing, retrieving, forging millions of connections a minute, from the moment you're born until you... step into an interview! We all know the terror of attending an interview, but what can we do to make sure we maximise the opportunity? Before the day there is plenty we… Continue reading Youth development – Interview prep