What's happening this week on My World of Work

The latest advice and news about careers, learning and training

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Why using your strengths is good for you

When we use our strengths we’re happier, we perform better and we learn faster.

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Make it a fun fair

Experts explain how to prepare for a careers fair.

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Make a statement

Experts give you some top tips for crafting your personal statement.

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Thinking about a career in science?

There are lots of opportunities in life sciences and employers will be at the Scottish Graduate Fair to offer advice.

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A guide to competency-based interviews

Follow these simple steps to conquer competency-based interviews.

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

Nominations for the National Television Awards 2015 have been announced. Who do you think should get best TV judge?