Opinion - July 2017

  • A Graduates guide on how not to get a job

    Posted on Friday, July 7, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    You’ve just graduated. You’re heading out into the world of employment but are not sure full-time work is for you. Sound familiar? Below are ten easy to follow steps which should guarantee that you don’t get that job that you didn’t really want in the first place!   PHASE 1: THE CV You’ve been forced to put a CV together to prove that you’re making an effort. Here’s what to do: Don’t ...

  • Me? A Procrastinator?

    Posted on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Procrastination is something I’ve fought against (with varying degrees of effort) for as long as I can remember and in an age of instant gratification in which we live this has never been harder.     I’m writing this article at 10:13pm Sunday 2nd July, an article which I committed to writing on Monday 1st May, which left me 64 days to periodically remember that I needed to come up with a ...