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What can you do with your PPLS degree?…read on for new ideas…

The Careers team at my professional organisation Agcas  has been busy writing and updating job profiles recently, and the new list (below) attracted my attention as so many seemed to relate to the skills and interests of PPLS graduates: Digital copywriter – LEL … Continue reading

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Will your degree help you get a job?

The quick answer is ‘yes’ of course it will – you’re a graduate!  The longer answer is, ‘yes, it will, as long as you make  it clear to an employer what the connections are between what you studied in your … Continue reading

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Life Beyond Your PPLS Degree….if you missed it….

… you missed a great informative event, and chance to network (ie talk to!) recent PPLS grads about their journey since graduation, and gain inspiration for your own. However, luckily for you, all is not lost…. you can catch up … Continue reading

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Publishing, marketing, social media – and more……

The publishing industry – an area which attracts interest from grads across all the PPLS disciplines – has crossed my radar several times this week, so I thought I’d share my insights with you. I was interested to see that not only … 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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Looking for English/English-related degree grads (most of PPLS grads then!) – ever heard of a Graduate Bid Author?!

Does the list of skills/experience below sound like you? Minimum 2:1 in an English or related degree Sound understanding of English grammar and wide vocabulary Presenting information (both verbally and in writing) in a clear and concise manner Ability to … Continue reading

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LEL students – what will you do when you graduate?

Sadly I was unable to talk to you at the Careers session billed for today (Friday 19th Sept) as there was a timetabling clash with your dissertation session. However, all is not lost, and by the wonders of technology you … Continue reading

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