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As a self-professed grammar pedant, Lizzi Hart discusses her pet hate for basic grammar and spelling mistakes. Funnily enough you may not share the same passion, but with all the written aspects of...

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We get it. 2014 is another year dominated by the smart phone. We don't look around anymore; we look down. Staring, scrolling and tapping. It's a routine and it makes us feel safe, right? But when...

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As Halloween approaches, we prepare ourselves for the 'greatest night ever', but in reality, it's just an excuse to dress up and get drunk. What could go wrong?...

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The GRB Blog

As the evenings get darker, the mornings get colder and the rain becomes more frequent, you know what time it is. It's almost half way through your University's first term... and guess what? It...

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A new academic year and new term is upon us and this can only mean one thing - a new bunch of unrealistic expectations. But don't be worried; it's good to be optimistic...

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To celebrate the new year and the new wave of Uni students starting out, we've listed some of the most common student personalities, because let's face it, you're bound to be one of them...

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The new University term is upon us! And that can only mean one thing - getting some lovely new stuff for your room. We've done the research, so come and feast your eyes on these bargain choices...

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For recent graduates, summer is a time for relaxing and taking a well-earned break from the stress of final year university. But unfortunately, after all that chill time you need to re-join the real...

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Graduation is drawing closer, so today is the day to reflect upon your time away from home and subsequently your growth as a person...

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The GRB Blog

What are they? And why do they hurt so bad (especially as we get older!)? We've got the answers to cure that pounding headache...

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Are you severely limiting your job prospects by obsessing over one employer? Lizzi Hart discusses...

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When it comes to money saving, takeaways never factor into a typical student budget because they're a treat, right? Here's where we prove you wrong with some great alternatives...

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It's D-Day; go time; the final countdown. But what happens when you have an irritating exam neighbour? We've provided some of the worst examples...

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Sometimes you just need to take a step back and decide... do I need to take advice from a computer game? Well not if you're playing GTA, but yes if you're a successful Sim!

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The GRB Blog

An epic Xmas party can open doors like you wouldn't imagine. Great for networking and adding to your CV and... JOKING, it's about having an excuse to party!

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The GRB Blog

High-street shops, department stores, cafes, restaurants, bars and pubs are all beginning their search for Christmas holiday staff. In other words, tis the season to start temping...?

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The GRB Blog

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the SWOT analysis, no need to worry. It is a very simple tool that workers often use to evaluate how well their company is doing and what improvements it...

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The GRB Blog

The summer holiday is here, and what does that mean? Come downstairs and do the washing up! Clean your bedroom now, you aren't at University anymore!

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Roll up! Roll up! The Competition is now open for the University Stroop Brain Training Challenge 2013!

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With the UK economy still struggling and employers being cautious about hiring new recruits, getting a full-time graduate job is difficult indeed. Still, you need to remain determined and keep looking...

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