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What makes a good engineer?

If you’re good at maths and physics you could have the makings of a great engineer. But there’s far more to being an engineer than top grades. '5 signs you could...  

How to improve your IT skills for work

Most of us spend the best part of our waking lives connected to wifi – and you may struggle to remember a time when this wasn’t completely normal. Whether it’s our phones, our tablets,...  

How to become an astronomer

If you’re fascinated by the planets and stars in our universe, and are always asking big questions, you might be cut out for a career as an astronomer. In this guide we’ll look at how...  

Videos: How to start your engineering career with an apprenticeship

These days, you don't have to go to uni to become an engineer - an apprenticeship could be your way into a high-flying engineering career. Remember, apprenticeships = training + work + pay. Check...  

5 types of renewable energy jobs you could do

Want to change the world and make yourself attractive to employers? Turns out you can do both! Jobs in renewable energy are on the rise – and with a shortage of skill, now is a great time to train. In...  

Going green: 10 cool environmental jobs you could do

Whether it’s making an effort to recycle or choosing to bike to work or school, we’re all doing our bit for the environment. But there’s no denying our climate is getting hotter and...  

Your complete guide to apprenticeships in engineering

Engineers are creative inventors. They dream up clever answers to problems and design things that change our everyday lives.  Engineers tend to be well paid and the profession is well respected....  

How to become a doctor

Interested in wearing a stethoscope and shouting orders across a busy emergency room? Well, there’s a lot more to be a doctor than daytime TV would have us believe. But the job can be challenging,...  

How to become an architect

Did you know that there’s a building in Prague that can dance? Well, kind of. The “Dancing House” actually looks like two people swaying to music. It’s an incredible example of...  

What skills do I need for a career in health?

Are you thinking about beginning a career in healthcare? Or maybe you’re wondering what job should do and looking into the different options. Skills for health jobs differ depending on the role...  

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