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Career Thinking: the ultimate chicken and egg conundrum

Keeping in with the Easter theme. The more I’ve experienced, both as a student and a worker, the frequency of this analogy in my choices…how do we decide on a career options? or worse still, how do I even get started thinking about career?… Continue Reading “Career Thinking: the ultimate chicken and egg conundrum”

8 Tips for Masters Personal Statement Writing

a) Planning Stage Tip 1: Read the information carefully Does the description come with a brief or particular information to include in the statement? This could include emphasis part of your current studies, work experience or even a brief research proposal. It is also… Continue Reading “8 Tips for Masters Personal Statement Writing”

Conversion Masters, Other Subjects and Career Change

At the start of my final year I decided that I didn’t have a professional interest in my subject anymore. Thinking and accepting this are two different things entirely. My inner voice would say:  “This has taken three years so your stuck with it”… Continue Reading “Conversion Masters, Other Subjects and Career Change”

Thinking about studying a Masters?

This is a lowdown of everything Masters to help you decide if it is right for you and to know some of the potential benefits for your career development. What is a Masters degree? A Masters degree is a Level 7 qualification (Bachelors degree… Continue Reading “Thinking about studying a Masters?”

Placement & Internship Programme Blog: Lucy Slater – Marketing Assistant

We have started a series of Q&A blogs with students who are on or have completed a role as part of Hope’s Placement and Internship Programme (PIP). We wanted to highlight the incredible contributions Hope students have made to organisations, businesses and charities. PIP… Continue Reading “Placement & Internship Programme Blog: Lucy Slater – Marketing Assistant”

CAREER ENHANCEMENT AT HOME SERIES: Brush up on your online interviewing skills

I hope everyone is safe, staying in and following government guidance around the COVID-19. With more and more uncertainty surrounding the current restrictions in place, there is obviously a big impact on graduate recruitment. Many graduate recruiters have withdrawn from their normal, face to… Continue Reading “CAREER ENHANCEMENT AT HOME SERIES: Brush up on your online interviewing skills”