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How To Use LinkedIn Effectively

LinkedIn is an amazing resource for students and graduates as much as it is for working professionals. But few people actually know how to use LinkedIn effectively to harness its full potential. This guide will help you make the most of your LinkedIn profile, whether...

How Can Students Develop Resilience?

Today’s young people face unprecedented mental health challenges. Never has it been more important that we understand both why this is happening, and how to support young people to develop strategies which can shore up their mental wellbeing. Teens face increasing...

The Ultimate Guide To Summer Internships

What is an internship?   There are so many productive things you can do with your school holidays, and an internship is one of the most valuable! An internship is a temporary period of work with a company. It differs from more casual work experience and...

10 Books Every Law Student Should Read

If you're preparing to apply to Law courses at university, you're probably doing everything you can to make sure your personal statement stands out. Have you considered taking an online Law course for 15-18 year olds? Check out ours here.   You'll often be told...
The Once and Future Norm

The Once and Future Norm

Things must not have been as good as they seemed. Because we already know we aren’t going back to them - even once we...

The Lessons of Covid School

The Lessons of Covid School

Education is a lifelong process, and every single one of us is now in Covid school.  What do we do with a plague that...

Mooting and Advocacy

Mooting and Advocacy

Advocacy is the skill of persuading other people to agree with your point of view. If you want to be a great lawyer, you need to become a skilled advocate. Not only is advocacy important if you find yourself stood in court, but it is also crucial to be able to...

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How To Write The Perfect Essay

How To Write The Perfect Essay

If you decide to study English or a subject within Arts and Humanities at university, it’s going to involve a lot of essay writing. It’s a challenging skill to master because it requires both creativity and logical planning, but if you ensure you do the following...

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How to Take Notes in Law School

How to Take Notes in Law School

When studying any subject, it’s inevitable that you’ll have to spend a lot of your time taking notes. Law students in particular spend a massive amount of time taking notes, because there’s so much to learn and there are so many different sources to learn it from. But...

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How to Stay Focused in Class

How to Stay Focused in Class

You walk into your high school science classroom with a rush of energy. You sit down into a sturdy chair and pull out a pen and notebook, ready to engage with today’s lecture. As the professor starts discussing biology, going into the nuances of the human digestive...

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Why Study Law?

Why Study Law?

The most important question you’ll have to ask yourself before beginning to study any subject is ‘why do I want to do this?’ And for Law it’s a question that you need to be able to answer on a pretty regular basis. Schools ask you why you want to study Law when...

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Owens vs Owens: Untying A Gordian Knot

Owens vs Owens: Untying A Gordian Knot

Marriage is one of the most important events in many people’s lives, and often it is a very happy experience. But what happens if you’ve tied the knot, and find yourself wishing you could untie it? In a recent decision, Owens v Owens, the Supreme Court has shown that...

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Internships: Tips To Land Your First Internship

Internships are often said to be the key to getting the career you want. They offer a unique opportunity to gain skills, knowledge, and experience, and do it all in a real working environment. In addition to providing great experience and exposure to the job market,...

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How To Choose The Right University Course For You

 If you've set your sights on going to university, but you're not sure what subject is right for you, don't worry. You're definitely not the only one. When you don't want to pursue a vocational career with a clear entry path, such as medicine, it can be difficult to...

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Life as a GDL student at BPP

Life as a GDL student at BPP

  Ella Harold is currently studying for her Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) at the BPP Law School in London.She is a Future Trainee Solicitor and will take up a training contract after her LPC.Before studying law, Ella was an undergraduate studying French and German.  ...

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