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Spot The Key Differences Between Top and Average Students
Over my teaching years, I’ve noticed one very important difference between the answers of top students and those from average....
Revision Hacks
Look at my horse, my horse knows how to study
I don’t have a video of you studying (that would be creepy). But I do have a video of this....
Revision Hacks
Learn This Nobel Prize Winning Study Technique In Just 2 Minutes
Check out this great video on the fabled Feynman Technique and then read on to learn how to our favourite....
The Profs Newsletters
November Newsletter 2017
Hello from Profs HQ! Total UK university admissions may be down by 5% this year, but don’t worry because The Profs....
Inside The Profs
2017 In Numbers | The Profs
  The results are in…           ⤓               …and we....
How To Prepare For IELTS
IELTS Writing Tips – 10 Key Points To Consider
For IELTS writing tips, there are many things to keep in mind that could increase your grade – here are....
Writing Hacks
3 Simple Steps For Writing An Effective Essay
Is Essay-Writing Difficult? (25 marks) In this essay I shall argue that writing an effective essay is not difficult if....
Writing Hacks
7 Tips To Improve Your Academic Writing Style For Social Sciences – Part 2
The 7 Cardinal Sins Continue… Are you looking for tips for academic writing? Then welcome to part two of the....
Writing Hacks
7 Tips To Improve Your Academic Writing Style For Social Sciences – Part 1
The 7 Cardinal Sins As an award-winning psychology tutor for The Profs, I must admit, my life is pretty glamorous;....
How To Prepare For IELTS
IELTS Speaking Tips – 10 Key Points To Consider
If you are taking the IELTS exam and need some IELTS speaking tips, here are 10 points to keep in....
The Profs Newsletters
September Newsletter 2017
Hello from Profs HQ! Congratulations! We’ve made it through the retake season, and now we’re preparing for the new academic....
Self-Improvement
Manage The Effects Of Stress On Health And Well-being In 4 Steps
Do you… spend more hours than you can count in the library? Have impending exams? Looming deadlines? There’s no doubt....
How To Prepare For IELTS
IELTS Retake – 10 Strategies For Retaking The IELTS Exam
For those who have received an insufficient grade, the next and fundamental question if you are intending to retake the....
How To Prepare For IELTS
IELTS Fast Track – Tips To Pass Faster
IELTS Fast Track – 10 Points To Keep In Mind For Taking The IELTS Exam Faster Looking for an IELTS....
Cognitive Skills
What Are VAK Learning Styles And How Can They Help Me Study?
  When putting together flat pack furniture, do you read through the instructions first? Listen to someone’s advice on how....
How To Prepare For IELTS
IELTS Band 7 And Above – 10 Tips For A High Score
For some IELTS candidates, they may need to get a high grade such as IELTS band 7 or more, so....
Self-Improvement
How To Radically Improve Your Analytical and Problem Solving Skills
Logical Reasoning, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Pay Big Dividends – Part 3 In Part 1 of this three part....
How To Prepare For IELTS
What Is IELTS? 10 Key Things To Know
What Is IELTS? An Overview If you are preparing for the IELTS exam, it could be very useful to have....
Self-Improvement
7 Productive Things You Can Do While Travelling This Summer
Despite what the weather outside may be telling you, summer is well and truly upon us again. And that means....
Self-Improvement
Logical Reasoning, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Pay Big Dividends – Part 2
In the first article of this three part series we made the compelling case for the meta-skill set comprising logical....
Self Employed Tax Help
HMRC Self-Employed Capital Allowances That Could Save You A Killing
A Capital Idea, Old Prof! A long, long time ago, at a university far, far away, Tavis, The Tutor King....
How To Prepare For IELTS?
10 Key Strategies For Candidates Preparing For The IELTS Exam If you are preparing for IELTS, it is very important....
Self-Improvement
Logical Reasoning, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Pay Big Dividends – Part 1
It’s the most valuable meta-skill set…and it’s virtually free Logical reasoning, critical thinking and problem solving are as consequential as....
Self Employed Tax Help
A Tutor’s Home is Expense-able!
I see tutoring clients in my home.  This means that some money I pay on my home can be written....
The Profs Newsletters
August Newsletter 2017
Hello from Profs HQ! I hope that you managed to get some R&R in the quiet period. Demand is ramping....
Revision Hacks
How To Use The Study Duck To Concentrate On Studies
I swear to God, sometimes I just want to punch a clock. Anything that ticks and tocks but Doesn’t. Seem.....
How To Tutor Online
Is Online Tutoring Effective?
It became clear very quickly through running one of the top tuition agencies in London (The Profs) that students who....
Self Employed Tax Help
10 Top Self Employed Allowable Expenses For Tutors
10 Amazing Expenses When self-employed, the perks are few.  There’s no sick pay, there’s no holiday pay, and after a....
Self Employed Tax Help
How To Declare You’re A Self-Employed Tutor
For me, it all started the day I lost my conventional marketing job.  I had been working for the previous....
Self Employed Tax Help
Paying Self-Employment Tax as a Tutor
The Taxing Nature of Tuition As I sit here, flitting through piles of receipts and clicking through page-after-page of invoices,....