You’ve secured a place at a prestigious London university to study for the next three to four years, now you’re making the move. Whether you’re planning to study a subject allied to medicine, which was most popular amongst women with 226,420 applicants or looking for a business and administration degree which most men were drawn to, totalling 154,720 submissions — there’s a lot you must consider when making the move. Whenever life as a student gets too much, remember that you can always take look at the Oxford tube times and book a trip away from the busy city. However,…

Over time, we have seen dress codes in the office become more informal. But, it’s still importance to look smart and dress appropriately when going to work. This is why wearing denim for your nine-to-five can be tricky. So, how should it be done? Trilogy Stores, premium denim retailers of women’s high waisted jeans, provide us with some insight: Rocking jeans Not feeling 100% confident in wearing denim for work? Play it safe with black denim. Worn with a patterned shirt tucked in, black high-waisted jeans can create a more fitted look than black work pants. The high-waist element of…

When purchasing  car, you don’t need to save up a lump sum of money before buying. In fact, Vindis, who are Audi dealers, have detailed various finance options available to you when getting your hands on your next set of wheels when it’s new — other than buying the car outright obviously. Keep reading as they offer insight into how many finance options are open to you when in the market for a used car too. Buying a new car? Taking out a personal loan What is a personal loan? Personal loans are taken out at a bank or building…

Looking for a venue for your corporate retreat can be a difficult task if you want a place that is both special and different. The right retreat space can set the perfect tone for discussions about a rosy future. Getting your team out of their typical environment and into a great space can have a magical effect, so you want to take your time and find a place that everyone will respond positively to. Here are three great corporate retreat spaces right outside of Los Angeles that might be ideal for your company. Of course, once you book your corporate…

Insurance might not be the most fun thing about going abroad, but it’s certainly one of the most important! It’s vital that you’re covered for any eventuality when travelling, especially if you’re away on work. Just as the purpose of your business travel differs than for personal travel, so too must your preparations. With a duty of care to consider, employers have to do everything reasonably possible to keep their employees safe, or risk work accident claims against them. This is regardless of whether employees are conducting their work in the office or halfway around the world — a duty…

Trends come and go like the tides, and that goes double for swimwear trends! The waterproof go-tos have experienced changes not only in design, but in what is and isn’t allowed by the poolside. Who better to take us through the years of swimwear changes than swimwear design course provider, Cleveland College of Art and Design? Beyond Speedos: men’s swimwear Men haven’t always been able to embrace the snug fit of a good pair of Speedos. For example, in the 1900s, it was illegal for men to go topless on the beach. This meant the fashion of the time, while…

The inspiration behind many home renovations in recent years is the rise in open-plan living. The beauty of a multifunctional room has become a luxury space in many homes. As more and more of us open up our downstairs from a collection of small cramped rooms into one huge space though, the problems as well as the benefits of this kind of living can become obvious. One room zoned into specific areas for cooking, dining and relaxing appears to be a dream but is the reality somewhat different? Why choose an open-plan? By removing walls between rooms, a space can…

Did you know that about 32 percent of homebuyers in the U.S. are millennials? This may seem like a surprising statistic, because it’s widely known that millennials actually prefer to rent rather than buy. Because millennials are actually the largest portion of the market of home-buyers, and are now rivaling older generations as the largest sector of working Americans, their lifestyle preferences are transforming real estate in strange new ways. Here are three interesting ways millennials are reshaping real estate: Housing and Rentals – Millennials Prefer to Share Millennials prefer sharing and renting furniture over buying property. Why? They want…

Melanoma is a type of skin cancer that can be caused due to an extended exposure to harmful ultraviolet rays. Many people use sunblock creams and properly cover their skin during summers. But as the outside temperature decreases, they tend to forget that it’s equally important to protect their skin from UV exposure during the spring season. If you notice a mole or strange marks on your skin, consult your doctor at the earliest. With the help of certain tests, they will accurately diagnose the problem. Treating melanoma cancer isn’t always easy, but through preventive measures, you can reduce the…

It is said that you make your impression on someone within the first 15 seconds of meeting them. That then begs the question was it that you were noticed or you stood out? What was it that made that person stop at that moment to speak to you or just make eye contact? Let’s take a look at how you can get noticed without standing out. It can be something as simple as a glance, some say a flirt…eye contact or a smile. It can be your words, your accent or even just the way you approached with confidence that…