Monthly Archives: December 2015

Careering through Christmas – 3

As with films, if something’s good, it’s worth repeating! So here’s a very similar message to one I’ve posted in previous years – (and Guardian Careers has very similar messages in its recent Q&A session on making the most of your Christmas … Continue reading

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Planning your post grad year…..here to help….

If you’re currently on a taught post grad course (or  in your final UG year and considering post grad as an option), you may well find our new web pages ‘Supporting Taught Postgraduates‘ are vital reading. Covering the following stages throughout your postgrad year…. … Continue reading

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Top 5 Interview Tips – #2 Might Surprise You!

For those who didn’t make it to the PPLS Career Conversation on Interviews in November – the session is very neatly summarised below by my colleague Lindsey, with graphics by Mark – thank you both! 1) Be Prepared You’ve heard … Continue reading

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Great leadership opportunity – on your doorstep!

There’s a great  Global Leader Experience taking place right here in Edinburgh in Innovative Learning Week 2016. This event is inspired by Common Purpose which runs leadership development programmes in cities across the world that enable people to work together to solve … Continue reading

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