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App of the month: Wordscapes

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App of the month: Wordscapes

Learning another language is a very exciting thing to do! Such a shame that trying to remember and study endless lists of new vocabulary can be a tedious and time consuming task. But the good news is that there is finally a fun and entertaining way to keep practicing them. And believe me when I say “It’s very addictive”. The solution you are looking for is called Wordscapes!

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Unique June Events in London!

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Unique June Events in London!

As Spring draws to a close and the 21st June will mark the official start of a long awaited Summer, London has some pretty unique events that are too good to miss! Check out 3 of the hottest events right here.

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Change

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Change

Embracing change can lead us on some truly remarkable paths we may never find if we hold on to that fear of loss too tightly. Whether you’re a student, teacher or else, we’d love to know what you think of change.

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App of the month: MeetUp

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App of the month: MeetUp

MeetUp has made it easier than ever to go abroad and still have tons of things to do that actually suit your personal interests and needs. Take a look at our personal review.

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“The Great Hunger” Exhibition in Dublin!

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“The Great Hunger” Exhibition in Dublin!

“The Great Hunger” persisted for 4 long years and ended up claiming over one million Irish Lives. With millions more having to emigrate to other countries this tragic time ended up causing the Irish population to fall by a staggering 20 to 25% and changed the island’s demographic forever.

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The Happiness Jar for You

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The Happiness Jar for You

For certain one of your New Year’s resolutions for 2019 will have something to do with Happiness. So we have something very special for you to kick of this year’s preparations for your upcoming Internship in London or Dublin.

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8 ways to impress your supervisor

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8 ways to impress your supervisor

One of the aspects of the Internship Programme is that you will have a supervisor introducing you to your new workplace, teaching you the ropes and managing your development. But how do go about  making a good impression?

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The Internship Programme: A guide to communicating with people at work

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The Internship Programme: A guide to communicating with people at work

The Internship Programme makes it possible for vocational students in Europe to do an internship in London or Dublin as part of EU venture Erasmus+. One of the most common struggles our work experience students face upon arrival is understanding the importance of good communication. Perhaps you are one of them? To prepare for your challenging internship, we have put together ten communication guidelines that will help you make the most of your stay. 

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12 steps to your first day at work

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12 steps to your first day at work

During the Internship Programme, vocational students from all over Europe have the opportunity to gain work experience in a London or Dublin organisation. Our placements range from nurseries and care homes to travel agencies and IT businesses. Sounds amazing, right? But plenty of our students are also anxious and worried they might make a bad impression - I mean, who wouldn't? So we have put together a step-by-step guide to what your first day might look like and how you can make the most of it. 

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How to start a blog and boost your CV

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How to start a blog and boost your CV

As a young soon-to-be graduate, there are fun and creative ways in which you can boost your CV and learn about your industry outside of school. Blogging is one of the most visual and immediate ways in which you can showcase your passion and ambition. Here is a step-by-step guide to creating a successful blog.

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