Had an interview on monday for a job working at Wimbledon Tennis and also at the Olympics. I worked at Wimby last year as a housekeeper, not always the most exciting job but definately worth doing as a student and the pay is good.
One mistake I made last year, despite managing to get a job, was saying yes to different holidays without working out how I was going to pay for them. I’ve realised that because I want to do lots of things in the summer i.e. holidays/festivals/ outings then I’ll have to work more and certainly not rely on my overdraft to get me through.
As a student, it may be hard to get a job or know where to apply. The best thing I’ve found is events (such as wimbledon tennis) and staffing- I worked at Bestival last year as well which was a great opportunity (plus I got to see some amazing bands:]).
Oh and I only realised how important it is to update your CV when I was applying for jobs the other day and found out I hadn’t updated mine for over 2 years. I have had lots of jobs here and there since then and although I thankfully could remember what they were and when they happened, it would have saved me a lot of hassle if I had updated it as I’d gone along.
Anyway, there’s just a few thoughts, better get back to revision!