Posted by on August 28, 2014 at 3:16 pm

Within the realm of careers guidance and information we often focus on content to a microscopic degree, especially when reviewing CVs and application forms where one or two words can be changed to enhance the prospects of success. Those letters or emails, that are sent alongside CVs, are also subject to our scrutiny as they

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Posted by on August 27, 2014 at 11:22 am

The living breathing CV : here are my final top tips for optimising your LinkedIn account: Honours and Awards If you’ve got them: V inspired awards, society awards etc go here. Only put adult awards here. The skipping relay you won at age 6, not relevant. Projects These are GOLDEN. If you don’t have any work

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Posted by on August 19, 2014 at 11:14 am

The living breathing CV: it’s not Facebook. Talking in pirate, drinking rum, drunk statuses and that night out photo where you decided to see if you could still do handstands should not be making an appearance on your professional profile. Your aim is not for likes. This is popularity of a different name. One called

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Posted by on August 13, 2014 at 9:57 am

So the time has come when third year is creeping up on you and you’ve got a load of different questions rushing through your head – from how are you going to get through third year without having a meltdown to what are you going to do when it’s all done and dusted? As a

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Posted by on August 6, 2014 at 3:21 pm

‘The future depends on what you do today’   Mahatma Gandhi What is Career Guidance? Guidance comes of part of our package of information, advice and guidance (often referred to as IAG). What’s the difference? You might come to us for a simple piece of information. ‘How do I apply for teacher training?’ We can direct

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Posted by on August 1, 2014 at 7:52 am

Having just graduated with a first class degree in Music Journalism (not to mention three wonderful years on the editorial team of T’Hud magazine), I think I’m now fairly qualified to say that three years of study, however innovative, exciting and ultimately useful, are not the entire answer when it comes to getting a media

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