Top Tips for Improving Your Conversation Skills Despite Social Anxiety

Top Tips for Improving Your Conversation Skills Despite Social Anxiety

Conversation skills don’t come naturally to everyone. Some people, including myself, find conversations hard work at times and don’t always know what to say to people. I would class myself as an introvert, and I also experience social anxiety to some degree in many of my social interactions, which doesn’t help! However, I believe that …

Should I Use My Phone In Bed Before Going To Sleep?

Should I Use My Phone In Bed Before Going To Sleep? The Pros and Cons

Do you use your phone in bed before you go to sleep? I would hazard a guess that most of us do, whether we are scrolling social media, chatting to our friends or playing games. But is it good for us? In this post, I will be discussing the pros and cons of using your …

How to get in the mood for Christmas

How To Get In The Mood For Christmas

Christmas is different this year because of the Coronavirus pandemic. The restrictions will affect our usual Christmas plans and limit our social interactions with family and friends. Because of this, it is understandable that many people are not feeling in the mood for Christmas this year! Personally, I have been feeling quite Christmassy anyway. This …

University Tips from a Graduate - Part 4: Student Accommodation

Everything You Need To Know About Student Accommodation

Welcome to Part 4 of my University Tips from a Graduate! In this part, I am going to be talking about student accommodation. Most students live in halls of residence in their first year and then move out into rented student houses in subsequent years. There are exceptions to this, for example, international students often …