Summer Volunteering

When you finish education and you start looking for a ‘real job’, you will often be faced with a rather frustrating challenge: the lack of experience.

You’ve got a degree and the letters after your name to show that you know what you’re doing, but when you send off your CV to potential employers, all you get back is an apologetic message stating that you don’t have the ‘relevant experience’.

In other cases, you might never get the opportunity to apply in the first place: the job listings will very often state experience as a requirement of the work.

But the problem of course is getting that experience in the first place. How can you get experience if no one will hire you? And how can you get hired if you have no experience? Talk about a catch 22!

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Games That Will Make You Smart

Want to sharpen up your grey matter and get that much better at making decisions and solving problems?

Well then, put down that text book and pick up your Xbox controller!

Yep, it’s true: computer games can make you smarter! The only question remaining is: which ones? Not all games are made equal and some (*cough* Candy Crush *cough*) will do more harm than good.

So what is the thinking man’s video game of choice?

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