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New Year, New You, New Job (We’re looking at you, José Mourinho…)

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Everyone’s eyes are on José Mourinho right now. Where will he go? Who will he manage? What will happen to Chelsea now he’s gone? Will he beat Wowcher’s CEO Phillip Schofield for the title of sexiest silver fox of 2016? Only time will tell. If, like José, you’re after a change in career this new year, then check out these deals… Sports Nutrition Course We …

Wowcher’s Feel-Good Story of the Week

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It’s easy to get bogged down in trivial events each week, whether it’s getting barged on a tube at rush hour, missing your train home, dropping your precious iPhone on the floor or (God forbid) spilling your tea. But every so often we hear some news that makes us forget those insignificant things and thoroughly brightens our day… A short while ago we started working …

New Year, New You!

Whether you've messed up a job interview or blushed your way through a first date, this  'Secrets to Self-Confidence' course may be just right for you.

“Nobody’s built like you, you design yourself” once preached Jay-Z. Whether you’re the master of reinvention or a serial resolution breaker, there’s no time like the present to conquer a new challenge, activity or personal project. Without further ado…

Wowcher Does Deena Kakaya’s Vegetarian Cookery Class

Give us a fancy food gadget and something strange happens: optimism bubbles, eyes glaze and suddenly even the most challenging of culinary creations seems nothing more than child’s play. Blanching? No problem. Fricassee? Idiot-proof. Steep? Hit me. And yet before you can say al dente, you’ve flambéed your worktop, blitzed your apron and swapped sugar for salt in your gluten-free, vegan-friendly, zero carb cake mix. …

Lost in Translation? Five Ways to Learn a New Language with Wowcher…

The old fashioned way to learn a language was to actually pay attention during French lessons at school. Unfortunately, if you’re anything like us then you probably spent most of your time looking up various Gallic swear words and giggling at your teacher’s accent, but now you’re a grown up, it’s not that cool to plead ignorance when it comes to foreign tongues. That’s why …

What Did A TEFL Course Ever Do For Us? Wowcher’s Guide To TEFL…

To teach or not to teach, that is a question? Here’s another question, what’s in it for you? We often hear stories about the alternative teaching experience, of teaching English, not from the perspective of a regular UK school syllabus, but as a foreign language. The important thing to think about is how a Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) qualification can benefit you? …

Know Your World Cup Opponent – Italy!

Who’s ready for some international sportsball then? Phwoar! Goals! Brazilians! A trophy! Kicking! You get the idea. That’s right, the time has finally come: that magical month or so out of every four years when we all gather round our newly-purchased HD TVs to yell advice at a bunch of professional athletes, all in the name of the beautiful game. Bobby Moore, 66, Wemb-er-ly, come …

Penny Golightly’s penny-pinching tips

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From all the Christmas parties to all the present shopping, the holiday season can be a strain on our purses. Luckily, Penny Golightly knows all the tricks in the penny-pinching book and she joined us for a jolly good Facebook chat. Here are her top tips for getting through this holiday season:

Modern Day Manners with William Hanson

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It’s no longer just saying ‘please’, ‘thanks’ and knowing which fork to use at dinner. Today we’ve got to consider how to behave on social media and when (or not!) to use our smartphone. But instead of twiddling our thumbs and wondering whether or not to call our friend on the bus or wait till we got home, we asked etiquette expert William Hanson to …