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About to graduate? What next?

For some of you the answer’s easy:  start my graduate job with xxxxx (after a relaxing summer post-exams) start my PG course in September after a relaxing summer away from studies start my gap year by earning some money and … 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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Just graduated? Congratulations! ….

….and now what?! If you’re all sorted with your next move – well done – enjoy this next exciting stage in your life/career. If your plans are a little hazy – as well as all the ideas outlined in my recent … Continue reading

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You’re graduating….congratulations to you all….

….well done for getting to the end of your undergraduate journey. Enjoy the ceremony, the opportunities to celebrate, party, meet up with your colleagues and friends made on the long road from fresher to graduate. And then………where next?! This has been a bit … Continue reading

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No plans? No clue? …….

…….if that sounds like you – Get Started Now! If the above title sums you up as you graduate and move on from your studies, and seem to be stumbling into a black hole – you’ll not be the only one, so dont … Continue reading

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About to graduate………what next?!

For some of you the answer is easy:  start my graduate job with xxxxx (after a relaxing summer post-exams) start my PG course in September after a relaxing summer away from studies start my gap year by earning some money … 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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Events Management and your (Linguistics) degree

One of the most common questions asked of a careers adviser by students is ‘what can I do with my xxxxxxxxxxxx degree?’, and as with most questions to do with careers, there is rarely a simple black and white answer, … Continue reading

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Exams and post-exams parties over…..? What next?

If you’re a final year student in that limbo-land between final hand-ins, exams etc and your graduation ceremony, you could be feeling a mix of emotions – relief, excitement, anticipation, plus sadness at an ending, trepidation, anxiety, fear of the future. … Continue reading

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Spread your wings – go abroad…………..

Having had several videos appear in my inbox promoting the advantages to students of going abroad, and being aware that to ‘go abroad’ is part of the Edinburgh University’s Going Global plan, I though it may be time to post … Continue reading

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