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Universities: in a league of their own

It’s the time of year, autumn leaves are falling, freshers are beginning new lives at university, and the 2019 university league tables have been released. I can imagine that many applicants will be frantically worrying about these performances, just like I did. Is the university too good for me? Is it too low in the…

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Employers ‘don’t understand CV abbreviations’

Ever felt the soul crushing pressure that accompanies putting together your CV? Perhaps you don’t know which extra- curricular activities to list, or the best way to spin travelling Australia for six months as a ‘transferrable life skill’. Well, it turns out all the hard work that goes into your curriculum vitae may just be…

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Making your online presence professional

LinkedIn LinkedIn, the academic version of Facebook, has now become an increasingly popular way for people to highlight their academic qualities and skills, making it a place for employers to find potential employees. It’s a good idea to create an account for post-uni because it showcases what you’ve done, and gives you the chance to…

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