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Gordon Mizner joins Success at School as advisor

We're thrilled to announce that Dr Gordon Mizner will join the team as our first expert advisor from the business community. Dr Mizner is the former CEO of the Engineering Development Trust, the...  

14/11/2017 | 0 Comments |

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Off to uni? Make sure you're prepared

Are you off to uni in September? How well-informed would you say you are? Do you know how many contact hours you’ll be getting? Or what your biggest expense is? According to research by the Higher...  

04/07/2017 | 0 Comments |

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Success at School nominated for three BAME awards

We’re pretty excited to announce that Success at School has been nominated for three BAME awards this month. Our goal is to provide fair and no-nonsense careers advice for students, that helps you...  

15/06/2017 | 0 Comments |

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#AskAnEmployer forum off to a flying start

This week, we launched our brand new #AskAnEmployer forum, where careers advisors, teachers and students can ask some of the nation's biggest employers their burning careers questions - and we're...  

18/05/2017 | 0 Comments |

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Is it vital to get a job straight from uni?

You may have heard today that Mary Curnock Cook, the outgoing head of UCAS, said that some parents and universities have become "too fixated" on using uni purely as a stepping stone to work. In an interview...  

25/04/2017 | 0 Comments |

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New joint agency will fund both education and skills

A new body will be responsible for both education and skills funding, following a merger of the Education Funding Agency and the Skills Funding Agency. The single organisation, which will be called the...  

31/03/2017 | 0 Comments |

Say hello to our new friends at EY

Say hello to our new friends at EY

We're itching to tell you all about our new friends at EY! And with applications open for next summer's Business Academy – EY's very special, one-week work experience opportunity which lets...  

01/02/2017 | 0 Comments |

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Wishing you a Merry Christmas as we look back on a fantastic 2016

2016's been a pretty amazing year for us, which means we're in an extra-celebratory spirit at Success at School HQ this Christmas! We wanted to send festive wishes to all of our friends—and thought...  

21/12/2016 | 0 Comments |

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Young people ‘don’t have support’ to pursue science careers

Many young people think they wouldn’t be able to secure a job in science, new research has revealed. A survey of 2,500 16- to 24-year-olds in the UK has found that science is considered the most...  

24/11/2016 | 0 Comments |

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Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016

Entrepreneurs and businesses around the world are celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week from 14-18 November, sharing stories of pioneering ideas and inspiring young people. We’re recognising...  

14/11/2016 | 0 Comments |

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