Monthly Archives: January 2017

Funding for short-term work in Europe via Erasmus

Keen to work in Europe over the vacation, or after your studies, but not sure how to fund it? Read on! Funding is available via the Erasmus scheme for students doing paid or unpaid traineeships (aka work! – your work … Continue reading

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CareerConfident – make a confident start to your future beyond your degree

no……………………….maybe………………………yes? We’ll all be somewhere on that continuum from no to yes – and sliding up and down as we move through our life and face changes in our work, moving jobs, applying for promotions, changing direction – nothing stays still! If … Continue reading

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Interview coming up? Be positive about some negative preparation!

“The true positive thinker acknowledges potential and existing negative circumstances and reactions, and engineers a plan to overcome them, to achieve positive results.” Although the above statement and steps below (freely adapted from an article by Dan Kennedy) were written for salespeople, … Continue reading

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Life Beyond your PPLS Degree…coming soon… 2nd Feb

…yes, both the annual event, and the reality for PPLS students of Life Beyond your studies, are coming your way quicker that you may perceive! To help you work out what your Life Beyond may look like, make a note now to … Continue reading

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