Category: Learners

How to Stay Motivated

Sustaining motivation can be tough in the most favourable circumstances. And it gets tougher when you get stuck in a rut and bored with the activities you have been doing for a while. This could more »

How to Get Better at Reflective Practice

With so many fantastic Prowibo summer schools happening this summer, and the new term around the corner, we would like to take some time to reflect on… our own reflective practice. Taking time to think more »

Tools for Tutors: Creative Writing is for Everyone

How could budding scientists benefit from writing short stories? Or aspiring lawyers from reading and writing poetry? As a teaching professional, maybe you want to ignite your students’ creativity and improve their communication skills while more »

How to Shine at Job Interviews

Filling in job applications and preparing for interviews are often filled with anxiety and worry about making a good impression. While every interviewing panel will look for different qualities in their candidates, there are two more »

How to Write a Great CV

At some point, most of us will face the dreaded moment of having to apply for jobs. Writing a killer CV and presenting clear examples of your experience and knowledge are key to being successful more »

How to Write Great Essays

Let’s talk about writing great essays. What it involves and what it does not. It does not involve you typing the last sentence at 5 am and clicking Submit in hope of getting a half-decent mark. more »

How to Write Well

The skill of writing well is often pigeonholed in the same way as, for example, creativity or maths. We keep telling ourselves that some people are just born being good at maths or creative tasks more »

Fail Boldly

Nobody says failure is fun. Not getting the grade/job/recognition you wanted hurts. But recognising that failure is an integral part of your life, and learning how to become more pragmatic about it can help you more »