The top soft skills you will learn at university

University is an exciting time where you’ll learn a wide range of skills to prepare you for your career. These skills can be categorised under hard skills and soft skills. Hard skills, also known as technical skills, refers to the knowledge and abilities you need for a specific job (e.g. coding skills for a software developer). Soft skills are not specific to one role or industry but can be transferred to any job (e.g. communication skills). Soft skills are often more valued [...] READ MORE ⟩

The 8 things to consider before choosing your major at university

Are you in the process of selecting a major to study at university, but don’t know which one to choose? The number of majors available at each university can be overwhelming. After all, completing a degree takes a lot of effort, time, and money so you want to be sure that the major you select will help prepare you for a career that you’re passionate about.   READ MORE ⟩

Helping to power the world as a Petroleum Engineer – meet Benson Kimani

Following in his father’s footsteps, Benson became fascinated with petroleum products and how they could be mined to help power technology that would better people’s lives. After completing an internship at BMD Group, Benson landed his dream job as a Production Engineer at Santos, an Australian oil and gas exploration and production company. Describe your life growing up in Nairobi, Kenya. Life in Kenya was very interesting. I grew up in Nairobi and was in boarding school [...] READ MORE ⟩