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Translate your philosophy skills into the workplace….

Ever wondered how you were going to ‘sell’ your philosophy skills to employers, or just how your skills play out in the workplace? Use the handy guide below to give you ideas on how to talk about your skills in … Continue reading

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Applying philosophy skills to career decisions – post 3 of 3

In the final blog in his mini-series on the value of Philosophy in Business, Volunteering and Career, Lee reflects on how he has applied his philosophy skills to his own career decisions   Big Career Decisions Finally, a quick word … Continue reading

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Philosophy and the value of critical thinking in a volunteering role – post 2 of 3

Philosophy for Living – in Business, Volunteering and Career: The Value of Critical thinking in a volunteering role. In this second of 3 posts written by Lee Madden, Philosophy, Edinburgh, graduate 2006, now management consultant with EY., on the value of Philosophy … Continue reading

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Philosophy for Business and Career: The Value of Critical thinking in business, career and personal life. 1 (of 3)

Philosophy for Business and Career: Listen to Lee talk about how philosophy skills underpin all areas of his life.   The Value of Critical thinking in business. In this first of 3 posts written by Lee Madden, Philosophy, Edinburgh, graduate 2006, … Continue reading

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Philosophy and Consulting – again…….

Read this interesting blog by a philosophy-grad-turned-consultant-turned-philosophy-consultant, Ryan Stelzer. We’ve read Philosophy-grad Lee’s thought about why his philosophy skills (including knowing how to think, and how to think differently) are a vital component for effective business consultancy. This post draws 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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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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