How one British woman is helping students apply to university

Dr Margret Benedikz, Director of SSHL, is back with more episodes of her popular podcast. Throughout the year, Margret will be talking to a range of guests both from within the SSHL community and beyond.

An interview with Lucy Parsons

Lucy Parsons

On this week’s show, Margret talks to Lucy Parsons, a Cambridge graduate, qualified teacher and academic tutor.

After teaching for a number of years, Lucy started Life More Extraordinary – a business helping young people maximise their academic success!

Margret talks to Lucy about her journey from Comprehensive school to Cambridge University and beyond.

Lucy shares insights into the Cambridge interview process, her own approach to teaching and learning as well as the importance of having the right mindset.

For students looking to find out more about Lucy or follow up on some of the links mentioned on the show, do visit Lucy’s website where you’ll find a free chapter of Lucy’s book The 10 Step Guide to Acing Every Exam You Ever Take.

You can find Lucy’s blog, the chance to schedule a free call and her tips on how to get into Oxbridge all on her website.

Finally, a big thank you!

Thank you so much to everyone who makes the podcast such a success. In the last year the show has been downloaded over 61,000 times from around the world including such far away places as Madagascar, Botswana, Indonesia and Nepal. The majority of listeners are in Sweden, USA, UK, UAE, Germany, France and Spain.

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