Monthly Archives: March 2014

A career in Qualitative Research ………..

A directory and handbook from the AQR (Association of Qualitative Researchers) recently landed on my desk, and has prompted me to write a post about this as a potential career area for PPLS grads. Many grads are interested in using … Continue reading

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Life Beyond your PPLS degree………….

….yes, there will be life, but what will yours be like?! To help you work out your path on graduation, we’ve brought in the experts! Yes, we’ve invited your recent PPLS predecessors to come along and share with you the … Continue reading

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Work in Europe – for the EU………

I’m often asked by students about opportunities to work abroad. This is a big question of course, with no one single answer – it will depend on: what type of work you want, where you want to work (visas can be … Continue reading

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Marketing your PPLS and other skills and experience to graduate employers – at an interview.

‘when you consider your PPLS courses, don’t just think about the grades you achieved in the end, but the new skills you gained along the way…….The most important thing I learned to do when trying to market myself to employers … Continue reading

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