Sections 5-8 Finding out more

Section 5: Skills development

This section looks at the ways in which you can enhance your existing skills and develop new ones in order to further your career.

Section 6: Searching for opportunities

This section looks at the range of sources for job vacancy, postgraduate course and placement information, including advertisements, speculative applications and applying to agencies.

Section 7: Building up your contacts

This section looks at who you can get in touch with in order to find out more about your chosen career, from your careers adviser to people already doing the job that you are interested in.

Section 8: Doing your research

This section looks at the kind of information that you need to find out about an employer or course and how to obtain this information.