Tag Archives: Philosophy careers

Publishing and PPLS subjects

Graduates from all the PPLS subjects make their way into the publishing profession. A quick look at the jobs entered by PPLS grads recently show people working in the publishing industry as: editorial assistants web editors proofreaders marketing and sales assistants … Continue reading

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Assistant psychologist, Editorial Assistant, UX designer, Library and Information manager….

…..and so many more career stories to read/listen to from recent PPLS graduates. Check out the new career stories recently added to the PPLS graduate stories web pages. Be inspired by what your predecessors in PPLS have gone on to … 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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Philosophy and tech start-up, management consultancy etc – what’s the connection?

….the answer is …..your ability to think critically! Ask any philosophy grad what skills they use from their degree in their work, and top of the list is usually analytical and critical thinking, ability to follow an argument, logic – … Continue reading

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Philosophy in business – why is it relevant…….?

……read on to hear how Philosophy graduate Lee Madden uses the skills he developed studying Philosophy here at Edinburgh (including critical thinking and debate, good communication and interpersonal skills, research, problem-solving and breadth of viewpoint), to bring a fresh perspective to … 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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