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PPLS students – Get Creative with the CCCF (Creative and Cultural Careers Festival) this week……….

CCCF is nearly upon us – make sure you don’t miss it! You’re a creative lot in PPLS –  you end up in journalism, publishing, marketing, film, digital and film media careers – and more….and just to prove it – Charlotte … Continue reading

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Working in Digital Media and Advertising…..CCCF event

What is CCCF? The Creative and Cultural Careers Festival is our award winning, week-long festival of events running from Monday 27 February to Friday 3 March! This is your chance to hear what life is like working in the Creative … Continue reading

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Marketing – a career-option for all PPLS students

Following an extremely informative Career Conversation with Laura Richardson, philosophy graduate and marketing professional, I’m summarising her slides and advice below. Read on if you’re a PPLS student wondering about a career in Marketing What is marketing? “Marketing is defined … Continue reading

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Advertising and AdMission – a career using skills across all the PPLS subject-areas

Those of you who made it to the Careers Fair a week or so ago may have come across the IPA (Institute of Practitioners in Advertising) and their AdMission campaign to attract graduates from varying discipline for some of the … Continue reading

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Advertising careers and your philosophy degree – and an IPA competition to kickstart your career….

Advertising careers and your philosophy degree – why it makes sense….plus an IPA competition to kickstart your career – see end of post. (A guest post by Edinburgh Philosophy graduate George Gunn, Content Strategist, The Leith Agency) What can you do … Continue reading

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BAFTA, BBC, Buzzfeed, Publishing Scotland, Whitespace, …….

….and many more exciting employers, speakers and organisations – all coming to an event near you very soon, via the Careers Service’s week-long…………… CCCF – Creative and Cultural Careers Fest – 29th Feb – 4th March.  Check out all the events … Continue reading

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Network your way to jobs and work experience – positive results from PPLS students

Suggesting ‘Networking’ to students as a way of finding work and volunteering opportunities often sees them recoiling in horror! The ‘N’ word seems to inspire ideas of nepotism and  favouritism. However, hopefully the experiences of 2 PPLS students will help to dispel … Continue reading

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