Education

Imposter Syndrome- All your questions answered

Imposter syndrome is real. It can affect us all at different times of our lives, but I have found that this condition can be especially prevalent amongst students (hence I have chosen to write this post!). In this article I will tell you exactly what is meant by the...

Belbin’s Team Roles: Made SIMPLE

Belbin's team roles is a model that is used to identify behavioural strengths and weaknesses in the workplace. It is a theory that many students will learn when they are studying work skills or employability skills. If you have come across the phrase 'Belbin's team roles' but you are not quite sure what it means then you are in the right place.... read on! Who is Belbin? Raymond Meredith...

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The Hero’s Journey made SIMPLE

The Hero's Journey is a theory that I have come across on many occasions throughout my life in academia, both as a student and as an academic. With both practical and philosophical applications, Cambell's writings of The Hero's Journey are relevant within a number of different disciplines, but what does it mean? Read on to find out... What is The Hero’s Journey? This is a theory within...

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10 student apps that will make your life easier

Student apps have changed the lives of many students around the world. Life got a lot easier with the development of apps that help us to manage our finances, note taking, referencing and cooking, to name just a few. If you are just starting out on your student journey or you are a seasoned student that wants some new technology in your life, then you will love these 10 student apps... The most...

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The best universities in India

What are the best universities in India? Well, seen as about a third of my readers are from India, I thought that this might be a helpful question to answer! So, I decided to do some research... Universities in India There are plenty of universities to choose from if you’re planning to study in India. In fact, as of 2020, there are over 1000 universities in this beautiful, diverse, culturally...

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The most expensive universities in the world

Which universities are the most expensive universities in the world? This is a question many undergraduate students-to-be are asking themselves nowadays. The cost of a university education has risen considerably in recent years. In fact, most universities have become, at their core, a commercial business. But are the most expensive universities in the world worth the extra money? University fees...

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Travel and tourism books

Travel and tourism books are an important part of learning and every travel and tourism based course should have a travel and tourism student reading list. Below I have listed some of the most popular and highly recommended travel and tourism books for different student levels and courses. These are perfect additions for your school/college library. Travel and tourism books for level 1/ 2/...

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Universities with the highest paid graduates

Which are the universities with the highest paid graduates? Going to university has become a right of passage for many young adults, however deciding which university is best for you is no easy task. There are many variables to consider when choosing a university, such as grades achieved, research undertaken at the university, location, fees, social opportunities etc. However, for many people,...

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Dr Hayley Stainton

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I’ve been travelling, studying and teaching travel and tourism since I was 16. Through Tourism Teacher I share my knowledge on the principles and practice of travel and tourism management from both an academic and practical perspective.

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Ethnography: A SIMPLE explanation

Ethnography is a term that many students and researchers will come across. Associated with cultural and social anthropology, ethnography involves the study of people. Whilst the term ethnography might sound complicated (and many research books will explain it in a...

Likert scale: A SIMPLE guide for beginners

If you are wondering what the likert scale is and how it work, then you have come to the right place! Whether you are about to do a research project or dissertation, conduct some market research or do some quantitative data analysis, I will teach you everything that...

The Best Eco Lodges in the World

Which are the best eco lodges in the world? Well, this is a difficult question to answer! After all, there are soooo many eco lodges all over the world nowadays. However, some ecotourism entrepreneurs have mastered the eco lodge business more than others, and in this...

Hogmanay: Everything you need to know

Hogmanay is a festival that is BIG for people in Scotland. But people outside of Scotland.... well, they may never have heard of it. After having a fantastic time celebrating Hogmanay, however, I thought that should change! So through this article I intend to teach...