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19 Things Every Business Studies Student Knows To Be True

Getting to do the SWOT analysis in a group project > everything else. 

1. You probably chose Business Studies because you had no idea what to do at uni. 

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2. And now International Business and Economics students all think they’re better than you. 

We have more fun though.

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3. There are a lot of international students on the course, which everyone hopes is an opportunity to broaden their social circle. 

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4. But that never really happens. 

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5. Placement year applications are a nightmare. 

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6. And you know you have to do it all again when you graduate. 

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7. Your friends came back from their placement year with useful contacts. 

Some probably even landed a grad job.

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8. And all you got to do was type some stuff into a computer.

????????

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9. Most of the lectures are impossible to understand. 

But apparently that doesn’t get you mitigating circumstances.

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10. And you realise most of the stuff you learn is common sense, the problem is finding theories to back it up. 

Yay. Theories. Fun times.

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11. Everyone hates the important modules.

Like Finance and Accounting…

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12. But everyone wants to do the SWOT analysis in their group project. 

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13. You’ve learnt to smile and nod when lecturers say you should be checking the news every day for business and technology trends.

Twitter and Facebook count, right?

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14. Anyone who takes an Entrepreneurship module hopes it will teach them how to succeed in business. 

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15. But in reality no one will buy anything off of you except your family and friends. 

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16. You will never look at certain companies the same way after having to analyse them. 

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17. And you can’t help but look at marketing campaigns and think about how you would do them differently. 

Everywhere you go.

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18. When you start applying for grad jobs all anyone wants to talk about is your leadership experience. 

Crap.

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19. But at least you know you’ve got slightly more chance of getting hired than people who did other subjects. 

Love you really, Business Studies.

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