What's happening this week on My World of Work

The latest advice and news about careers, learning and training

Skills Scotland

Heading to Skills Scotland this week? Find out how to make the most of the event.

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Work experience, and how to get it

How to get a placement – and make the most of it while you're there.

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A bheil Gàidhlig agad?

If the answer’s yes, you could be boosting your career prospects. We explore where Gaelic can take you.

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The big CV dos, and definitely don’ts

Get your CV up to scratch for the job hunt.

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10 very scary jobs

Do you think you'd be brave enough to try these spooky, dangerous and downright terrifying jobs?

My Account

Create an account and find the right career advice, tools and information for you.

Modern Apprenticeships

All the information you need on how to become a Modern Apprentice.

SDS Individual Learning Accounts

Did you know you could be eligible for up to £200 towards the cost of learning?

Weekly poll

Yahoo has revealed the most searched Halloween costumes for 2014. Who would you be?