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How to become a communications coordinator

If you’re a great writer, you love finding stories to tell, and enjoy thinking outside the box to solve problems, a career in communications could be right for you. In a nutshell, a communications...  

How to become an occupational therapist

Imagine if you weren’t able to get online. How would your life be affected? What if you weren’t able to get out of bed in the morning, or make your own way to school or work? Helping people...  

How to become a nutritionist

Are you a total foodie who’s also really into science? Do you enjoy working with people and motivating others? A career as a nutritionist could be spot on. In this guide we’ll explore how...  

How to become a neurologist

If you’re fascinated with the human brain and how it works, neurology could be the career path for you. Neurologists are persistent, dedicated and have top observational skills. It’s rewarding...  

How to become a copywriter

A diamond is forever. A Mars a day. Have a break… These iconic phrases and thousands like them are all in a day’s work for a copywriter. If your school’s next catchphrase is never far...  

How to become a consultant

Do you get a real sense of satisfaction when you come up with a clever solution to a problem that’s been bothering you? Do you enjoy thinking about how things could be done better? A career as a...  

How to become a nursery nurse

Love children? Patient and caring with a fun and playful side? Nursery nursing could make an exciting and rewarding career path for you. Nursery nurses make sure young children grow up happy, healthy...  

What do I need to become a video game tester?

If your perfect weekend is spent with Mario, Link and Desmond Miles, a career as a games tester could be right up your street. Games testers play video games and look out for bugs, glitches, spelling...  

How to become a quantity surveyor

Are you a natural leader with great organisational skills and a head for numbers? You might want to consider a career as a quantity surveyor. In this guide, we’ll explore: What is a quantity...  

Why accountancy could be for you

Which of these statements is correct? Accountants sit at a desk and look at numbers all day. You have to go to university to become an accountant. You have to be a maths whiz to be an accountant. Accountants...  

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