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Are You Afraid Of Your Dreams?

June 22, 2018
If you dream of a muffin, you don't have a muffin, you have a dream

… You should be. Big dreams are actually bad for you. It seems counter-intuitive, but dreaming big does not necessarily bring you any closer to success. Being specific, disciplined and ambitious on the other hand will pay off. Have you ever wondered[...]
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Turn your hobby into a job with our career ideas

May 13, 2016
Career ideas. Camera sitting on a pile of books.

Are you feeling uninspired in your job? You don’t have to be. Why not get some career ideas from your hobbies? 5 career ideas Photographer Do you love taking pictures in your spare time? Once you get to grips with a digital camera, you can start[...]
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How to Write a Personal Development Plan

January 20, 2016
personal development plan

What is a Personal Development Plan? A personal development plan is when you have a structured plan which precisely details where you see yourself in a the future and what you’d like to achieve. It allows you to really plan ahead and ask yourself[...]
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How to Gain Experience When You Don’t Have Any

March 12, 2013

I’ve recently seen a lot of activity in our Student Learning Community and on our Facebook page surrounding questions of how to get experience in your area of interest. Many of you have taken courses in your field of interest, read supplemental materials,[...]
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Your Social Media Profiles Could Determine Whether You Get Your Dream Job

November 28, 2012

Let’s face it: we all love Facebook. After a weekend of mayhem or a memorable event, we immediately look to Facebook to see photos and evidence that we had a more epic time than anyone, ever. Our Facebook statuses are full of our emotional ups and downs[...]
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Josie’s job interview tips

November 9, 2012

So you’ve landed an interview for your dream job. Congratulations! Your hard work has paid off. But now is not the time to relax. Sure, they like your application enough to want to meet you, but you’ve now got to convince your interviewers, face-to-face,[...]
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A Few Hard, Fast Rules for Writing an Effective CV

October 31, 2012

We recently ran a poll on our Superfan Facebook page asking what you’d like me to blog about. It seems most of you want information on writing a CV. Well… you asked for it, you got it! Your CV is your pass to a new career. It shows employers[...]
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Your Options after A-Levels

August 21, 2012

With A-Level results announced last Friday, this was a big week for many of you. Perhaps you spent the weekend celebrating and making plans. Or perhaps you weren’t pleased with your results and spent the weekend wondering what to do now. Don’t fret[...]
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