Tag Archives: Careers Adviser

Careering Towards the New Year! 

Our Tips for the 12 Days of Christmas… Heading home for the holidays? Are you dreading that moment on Christmas Day when the turkey’s been demolished, crackers lie strewn under the table, Granny’s snored her way through the Queen’s Speech … Continue reading

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Job applications – when 99 is at least 95 too many…

More is better than less! Isn’t it? Well, no, not when it comes to job applications. I know I am not the only one  feeling exasperated at the number of posts I come across about new graduates who have applied … Continue reading

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Writing your way to success

This post is a part of our Life in the Pod series. If you meet me in a pod and we’re talking about getting through to job offers, I may say that the toughest stage of the recruitment process is … Continue reading

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Life in the Pod

Life in the Pod It’s life Jim, but not as we know it… For the uninitiated, a pod in this context has nothing to do with whales, dolphins, seals, porpoises or hippopotami. A pod is, in fact, a small and … Continue reading

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Why the corporate world loves Arts students

Since when did corporate, commercial firms start loving Arts students so much? Since they realised how blinking brilliant you all are – that’s when! As the Careers Adviser for Arts, I have been hearing this for some time now: ‘Corporate … Continue reading

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