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Nail your college interview

Don’t let a lack of preparation trip you up at the final hurdle.

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Don’t discount the financial services industry

There are many opportunities in finance – not just for university graduates.

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Hanging on the telephone

Our top ten tips for handling a telephone interview.

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The ultimate extracurricular activity

Student Cameron Mackay’s organising an expedition to Greenland this summer. He explains why he thinks being ambitious in your spare time could help after graduation.

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Thinking about changing your job

It’s perfectly natural to wonder if you’re in the right job for you – but there are a few things to consider before you decide to make a change.

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7 steps to achieving a work–life balance

All work and no play? Learn how to get the best out of both your worlds.

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Negotiating your salary

Asking the boss for a pay rise can be a daunting prospect, particularly in these times of cuts. Follow our tips to take the terror out of the situation.

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PACE can help with redundancy

If you’re facing redundancy, the Scottish Government scheme PACE can provide you with one-to-one support to help you through it.

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