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Author: Thomas Bell

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Thomas Bell Thomas Bell

Graduate of Film Studies at the University of Warwick. Currently snatching every opportunity as a freelance writer. My advice on here always comes from personal experience; I've been to the places, done the things and worn the T-shirts you'd rather not. Let me be a warning to you. Regurgitates Morrissey lyrics (just like everybody else does) and supports Morecambe F.C. (because nobody else will).


Job Applications Room 101

March 24, 2014 by Thomas Bell

I am yet to find a worse aspect to job-hunting than the seemingly obligatory thus omnipresent application form. I understand that employers need to see…

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February 26, 2014 by Thomas Bell

I left-clicked the send icon that occupied it's habitual place in the blue Hotmail header and began the process of internally praying for a response.…


Thinking of Film Studies?

February 13, 2014 by Thomas Bell

If you have been thinking about studying film, then it is likely that you have been subjected to some form of gentle joshing. One of…


A New Year Message

January 6, 2014 by Thomas Bell

There was no risk of unemployment adding any essence of humbug to my holidays. In fact, in uncharacteristically enthusiastic style, our festive preparations began in…


The Secret to Secret Santa

December 12, 2013 by Thomas Bell

We scrawled our names on thin papers and folded them to resemble fortune cookie messages. They were all then chucked into the same cupped hands…


Daylight Robbery

November 20, 2013 by Thomas Bell

Note: I was unaware of the pertinence of this issue until seeing a VT on 'The One Show' (yeah, I know). According to a study…