Monthly Archives: June 2014

Increase your confidence at interview – with power poses?!

I’ve blogged about Interviews several times before (see the Categories list on the right for more), though have never yet mentioned Power Poses! Several of my colleagues brought this to my attention recently, so I thought I’d share their insights … Continue reading

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Opportunities in journalism, marketing, and gaining experience in libraries and galleries – all from Creative Scotland.

For anyone with an interest in the wide range of opportunities which come under the broad heading – ‘creative and media industries’ – then I wanted to flag up the mine of arts information, inspiration and opportunities which is Creative Scotland. … Continue reading

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Life and career – another approach – from a PPLS grad.

The word ‘career’ is fraught with associations and assumptions – some common ones are listed below: that it only refers to the  work you do which is paid. Something that you do because it’s your passion, but may be hard to … Continue reading

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