USQ Podcasts
USQ: The Study Buddies Show #5 - Group work

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #5 - Group work

June 27, 2019

Most uni students will have to complete group assessment at some point during their degree, so it’s important to know how to make the most of the experience. In this episode of The Study Buddies Show, Corben and Tom discuss the dynamics of group work and go head to head to answer the question: Is it better to pick up the slack or wait for your group members to do their share of the work?

Looking for more advice to work well with your peers on group assessment? Check out USQ student Nick's advice.

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #7 - Budgeting

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #7 - Budgeting

June 27, 2019

In this episode of The Study Buddies Show, Corben and Tom open their wallets (not literally, sorry) and discuss how to balance your budget as a university student. The Study Buddies delve into some budgeting horror stories, go head to head on whether or not to buy a credit card and chat to welfare officer Clare Moseley about top tips for making it from paycheck to paycheck. You'll also hear live music from Nicky Parigi as well as the usual fun and banter, so sit back, relax and tune in to The Study Buddies Show. 

Looking for more budgeting tips to help you make the most of your uni student budget? Here's where to look!

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #3 - Professionalism

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #3 - Professionalism

June 27, 2019

Have you ever wondered whether man buns are suitable for an office environment? In this episode of The Study Buddies Show, Corben and Tom discuss this, and many other burning questions you may have in relation to the topic of professionalism. The Study Buddies are joined by Careers & Employability expert, Carolyn Alchin, and you’ll also get to hear from USQ students to find out what they think about man buns in professional settings (and in general). You'll also hear live music from Scot McDade, as well as the usual fun and banter, so sit back, relax and tune in to The Study Buddies Show. 

Looking for more advice to help you stand out from the crowd in a professional manner? Visit USQ's Social Hub for all the career tips and advice you'll need.

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #2 - Sleep

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #2 - Sleep

June 27, 2019

In this episode of The Study Buddies Show, Corben and Tom discuss the pros and cons of putting off sleep in favour of study. Joining them in the studio is Troy Morgan, who is the CEO of Willows Health Group and who is part of the Happy Body At Work team. You'll also hear live music from Crystal Coleman as well as the usual fun and banter, so sit back, relax and tune in to The Study Buddies Show. 

Stressing over how much uni work you have to get done before the upcoming assessment period? Check out this advice to help you stay healthy in the lead-up to exams.

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #1 - Procrastination

USQ: The Study Buddies Show #1 - Procrastination

June 27, 2019

In the debut episode of The Study Buddies Show, Tom and Corben chat with successful entrepreneur and motivational superstar Rowie McEvoy about how she beats procrastination on a daily basis, play live music from USQ musician Ayden Roberts and plenty more. Have a listen … you know, when you get around to it…

For tips to help you beat the cycle of procrastination, read this blog written by psychologist, Niamh.