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Why your mental health matters

At 16, 17 and 18, we face a lot of big upheavals, from sitting important exams to leaving school and starting afresh at university or work – situations that can bring their own stresses and strains. If...  

15/06/2016 | 0 Comments |

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5 must add links for your school or college website

5 must add links for your school or college website  We've compiled the five links from our site we think are worth adding to your school website or careers page. Read on… What:...  

17/12/2015 | 0 Comments |

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Working in fashion: interview with an intern

Taking that first step onto the career ladder can be tough, especially in a really competitive industry like fashion. But there are things that you can do to gain valuable experience and boost your CV,...  

28/10/2015 | 0 Comments |

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‘I didn’t think people like me were meant to succeed in life’

Growing up, Tara was told she’d never amount to anything and that she’d most likely end up as a teenage mum living in a council flat. Now she’s training to become a solicitor and has...  

23/09/2015 | 0 Comments |

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Three ways to show you’re delivering outstanding careers guidance

For the first time this year, schools are being inspected on the quality of their careers guidance. Ofsted want to make sure that pupils are prepared for the next step in their education or their career....  

04/09/2015 | 0 Comments |

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Nonconformists, dissenters & rebels: helping students get a career in communications

Ogilvy & Mather Group UK is a communications agency that includes 10 companies, across a wide range of disciplines including marketing, advertising and public relations. Shannon Vaughan tells Success...  

06/01/2015 | 0 Comments |

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How and why I use Success at School as a careers adviser

Careers advisor Lynda Mitchell tells Success at School why she recommends the site as a top online careers resource for her students. A few years ago, one of the main sources of information for careers...  

23/10/2014 | 0 Comments |

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How to attract the best graduates and school leavers with more than a starting salary

According to the High Fliers 2014 Graduate Careers Survey, the highest average starting salary for a graduate among the top 100 UK employers is £45,000. It probably won’t come as a shock...  

16/07/2014 | 0 Comments |

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Nine ways Success at School can help you meet your Ofsted careers advice requirements

In September 2013, Ofsted made the assessment of independent careers advice provision in schools a top priority. In April 2014 they published their latest statutory guidance, with the emphasis...  

24/06/2014 | 0 Comments |

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