Making Your CV Stand Out

A thorough CV check Your CV is often the first glimpse a prospective employer or recruiter will gain when it comes to the ins and outs of your professional life. Use your CV as your chance to stand…


Punctuation Rules

The basics Punctuation marks are symbols which organise the structure of written language, and indicate intonation and pauses to be observed when reading. Punctuation marks are also used for clarity…


Tips For Writer’s Block

Procrastination 1. Try going old school with pen and paper. Sometimes typing on the computer feels intimidating. Old-fashioned pen and paper sometimes helps get the ideas flowing. It switches up our…


Common Idioms And Their Meanings

English is a complex language with many subtleties and variations. Anyone learning English may find certain phrases that do not mean what they appear to mean confusing at first. Such phrases which…


A Guide To Plural Possessive Nouns

Plural Possessive Nouns A plural possessive noun is used to represent more than one thing or person and denotes ownership. There are numerous types of nouns, nouns can be defined as words that name…


How To Prepare A Personal Statement

Preparing a personal statement When applying for University or some colleges, you will be required to write a personal statement as part of your UCAS (University and Colleges Admissions Service)…


Preparing A Cover Letter

Preparing A Cover Letter

How to write a cover letter? Cover letters are a piece of writing that you can include with your Curriculum Vitae (CV) or application form when applying for a job. Similar to the purpose of a…


Tips To Improve Your Vocabulary

Improving your vocabulary Improving your vocabulary has become incredibly easy in recent years, with the introduction of many accessible and convenient ways to discover new words, like phone or…