How to keep climbing the career ladder

It seemed like the ultimate goal, but now that you have a graduate job in sight, you might be wondering where you can go next so that you’re not still doing the same thing for the same pay in 5 or 10 years’ time!

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Witchcraft or worthwhile? Career Assessments unwound!

It’s not all AI and Skynet!

Should you feel willing to put your future at the fate of an online test, Career Assessments could open your mind to the career possibilities that await you!

They’re not going to predict your future, but they can help you to assess your skills, interests, strengths and other aspects of yourself to indicate sectors or jobs that might be a good fit for you.

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Loads of jobs – but none that suit ME!

So, you’ve been looking for a graduate job, a placement or an internship? You’ve found that there are endless opportunities advertised online. Great, right? Actually, not really. Nothing quite fits.

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As a Careers Adviser, I find that students often come to me and say things like “I’ve done a search on Indeed and nothing relevant came up” or “there just isn’t anything that matches what I’m looking for”.  This can be due to the fact that not all jobs are advertised. I’ve found that trying a slightly different approach, looking for potential employers rather than jobs, can result in some interesting opportunities…

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