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21. When I Grow Up I Want To Be - A Lawyer

September 05, 2019 William Wadsworth Episode 21
Exam Study Expert: ace your exams with the science of learning
21. When I Grow Up I Want To Be - A Lawyer
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Exam Study Expert: ace your exams with the science of learning
21. When I Grow Up I Want To Be - A Lawyer
Sep 05, 2019 Episode 21
William Wadsworth

Continuing our “When I Grow Up” season, hear from successful young barrister James Sharpe on what it takes to break into the competitive field of law.

-        What life is really like as a lawyer

-        The importance of “getting the grades” at school, and how a love of learning helps

-        Staying open to the right path

-        Getting into competitive universities, and what studying History is really like at an elite University 

-        Extracurricular passions: theatre, politics, getting used to rejection, and finding the delicate balance with study time 

-        Studying law and the law conversion course

-        How to take your first steps in professional law: vacation schemes, mini-pupillages


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ABOUT YOUR HOST: William Wadsworth, Founder & Learning Scientist at Exam Study Expert

“Memory psychologist, independent researcher and study skills coach. I help ambitious students to study smarter, not harder, so they can ace their exams with less work and less stress.”

BOOK 1:1 COACHING to supercharge your exam success: https://examstudyexpert.com/workwithme/

Or read my exam technique book today at https://geni.us/exams 

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Show Notes

Continuing our “When I Grow Up” season, hear from successful young barrister James Sharpe on what it takes to break into the competitive field of law.

-        What life is really like as a lawyer

-        The importance of “getting the grades” at school, and how a love of learning helps

-        Staying open to the right path

-        Getting into competitive universities, and what studying History is really like at an elite University 

-        Extracurricular passions: theatre, politics, getting used to rejection, and finding the delicate balance with study time 

-        Studying law and the law conversion course

-        How to take your first steps in professional law: vacation schemes, mini-pupillages


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ABOUT YOUR HOST: William Wadsworth, Founder & Learning Scientist at Exam Study Expert

“Memory psychologist, independent researcher and study skills coach. I help ambitious students to study smarter, not harder, so they can ace their exams with less work and less stress.”

BOOK 1:1 COACHING to supercharge your exam success: https://examstudyexpert.com/workwithme/

Or read my exam technique book today at https://geni.us/exams 

*

As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases on suggested books. You pay nothing extra. I make these recommendations based on extensive personal experience and because I think they are genuinely helpful and useful, not because of the small commissions I receive.