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What are soft skills and why do you need them?

Thursday, 29/06/2017 - 09:09

What do you think it takes to land yourself a killer job after uni? A degree from a good university? Relevant work experience? Evidence that you’ve participated in plenty of extra curricular activities? All these factors might be necessary and...

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Interview tips: Four Cringe-Worthy Interview Nightmares to Avoid

Tuesday, 27/06/2017 - 04:18

Going for a job interview probably doesn’t appear on many bucket lists—and it’s a rare person indeed who enjoys being quizzed and questioned by a panel of unfamiliar faces. As intimidating as interviews can be, they’re still going to be an...

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Four emerging education trends for 2017

Wednesday, 21/06/2017 - 12:22

Education is changing more rapidly than ever. This is largely due to the widespread adoption of internet communication and technology, a deepened understanding of cognitive learning processes and our evolving lifestyles.

In this blog article, we...

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How to ensure you attract the right talent to your institution

Monday, 19/06/2017 - 09:59

 

As we iterate in our blog about league table rankings, attracting the right talent to your university is an important part of ensuring your institution ranks as highly as possible. Attracting the right talent means higher completion rates,...

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What NOT to do when career planning for your future

Thursday, 15/06/2017 - 02:18

You’ve probably realised by now that finding a decent graduate job is not always an easy task. Graduates are competing not only with local job applicants, but those from abroad too, and sometimes have to opt for jobs that don’t even require a...

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Job-Related Skills: How To Ace That Job Application

Tuesday, 13/06/2017 - 09:06

Applying for jobs is a full-time job. It involves trawling job websites on a daily basis to spot hot opportunities as soon as they’re posted, as well as hours spent researching job roles, industries and organisations, and networking with...

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The most commonly asked questions by graduates for career guidance

Wednesday, 07/06/2017 - 10:45

 

Launching into a new career is a bit like travelling into unchartered territory. You might have a rough idea about the lay of the land, but when it comes to walking the path itself,  you’re pretty much going in blind. The best strategy is to...

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Teaching Styles Quiz: What Kind Of Teacher Are You?

Monday, 05/06/2017 - 11:34

Every teacher has their own approach to bestowing knowledge on expectant (and sometimes, not so expectant!) students. This is influenced by your personality, how you’ve been trained and the kind of students you teach. Take our quiz to find out...

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What our career development programme teaches students

Thursday, 01/06/2017 - 04:21

 

Education is changing: technology is advancing at an unprecedented rate and, more importantly, the economic climate has changed what students need to prepare them for life after school. Job competition is fiercer, and employers—faced with a...

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