Monthly Archives: November 2013

Revamped – your very own PPLS careers pages……

Now, as well as a blog focused on supporting PPLS students as you piece together your ideas for your future and move from univeristy to life beyond your current studies, you also have re-vamped careers pages on the PPLS website! (and yes, there really … Continue reading

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Working out work experience, internships and more………..

……….to make sure you’re in the best position to move on into the work/study area of your choice on graduation. With 144 internships currently being advertised on our vacancy database, SAGE, alone, now is a great time to start working … Continue reading

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Career.Ed, our relaunched Career Planning Programme, and artist Grayson Perry ….spot the connection!

Just what is the connection between artist Grayson Perry and our new career planning course, Career Ed, you may well ask! Well, I’ll try to show you how I connected them recently whilst listening to Grayson Perry’s latest Reith Lecture on BBC … Continue reading

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Sustain your career with philosophy…..

As I’ve blogged previously – a degree in Philosophy can lead you anywhere (including specific examples of recent philosophy grads in media, HR, Policy Work,  Legal Profession,….to name a few ), depending on how you want to use it, in combination … Continue reading

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Apply yourself to your applications…………….

It wont have escaped the attention of any final year student (or penultimate looking for internships), that it’s open season for applications at the moment. Whether it’s the online application for a graduate trainee position, a speculative CV and cover letter … Continue reading

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Did you get to the BAFTAs?…….if not never fear, your summary is here…

As regular readers of this blog will know, I posted recently about our BAFTA event, which went off very successfully last week – and thanks to all the 200+ students who turned out in the rain and wind to listen … Continue reading

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