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10 Reasons Not To Become A Lawyer

Law degree courses are one of the most popular options for school-leavers. A career as a lawyer is seen as lucrative, glamorous and exciting. However, it’s not all a bed of roses; here are ten drawbacks that might make you think twice about chasing that wig and gown. 1. St ...

A Career in Psychology

As a psychologist, you will study patients’ motivations, thoughts and feelings and behaviour. You’ll help them to overcome and control their issues and problems and you would specialise in a specific area like clinical or educational psychology. To become a psychologist you ...

A Career in Grahic Design

A graphic designer uses text and images to communicate ideas and information. This is a role with wide scope and you could be working on projects from billboard advertisements to food packaging designs. If you’re really creative and full of ideas, this could be the perfect career for y ...

So, You Want To Be A Vet?

The road to becoming a veterinary surgeon is a long and challenging one, but once you are fully qualified you are virtually guaranteed a job that is both well-paid and very rewarding vocationally too. You could even set up your own practice or go into partnership with a fellow graduate. Some ...

How To Survive Your Student Teaching Placement

Student teacher placement is one step away from the real thing – a teaching career. It’s primarily a learning opportunity but also gives you a chance to see what the job you’re working so hard towards entails and if it is everything you hope it will be. Here are some t ...

Student Leadership Accreditation Courses

A great new way in which colleges can help their students to develop effective leadership skills is through Student Leadership Accreditation (SLA). SLA recognises students’ achievements in both school and personal activities; school council, charity work, sports leadership etc. ...

10 Top Tips For Lazy Law Students!

For all students, especially those studying law, time is of the essence. You need to learn to work smart as well as work hard. Check out these 10 tips which will save you time (and sanity!) 1. You don't have to read the whole thing Reading through a whole case ...

The Legal Career Path - Which Way To Turn?

Many law students are unclear as to what career path they intend to take once they have completed their degree. In the UK, the legal profession still maintains a somewhat archaic hierarchy and those joining the profession are expected to start at the bottom of the ladder and work their way t ...