Is your degree worth it?
30 May Academic

University tuition fees in England should be cut to £7,500 per year, a government commissioned review has recommended. The review also says student loan repayments should last for 40 years rather than the current limit of 30 years. Tuition fees in England were trebled in 2012, and according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies, students […]

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Should I stay or should I go?
08 May Case Study

As graduation approaches and distant relatives incessantly ask us “well, what’s the plan then?” It’s easy to feel confused by the myriad of options on the path of our newly bought graduation shoes. While career direction, company size, grad scheme or not are all relevant questions to ask, I started with this one; should I […]

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Radar Reviews – Financial Services
16 Apr Career Advice

RADAR REVIEWS Northern Ireland’s Financial Services sector! Radar Reviews is a series of content pieces in which we produce a case study which provides an overview of various different industries, sectors and companies in Northern Ireland. The primary purpose of Radar Reviews is to give emerging talent more of an insight into areas which interest […]

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Spend a Year Abroad? Absolutely!
22 Feb Academic

You’ve finished school, you’ve made it to University, you have had your fun at freshers… now it’s time to think about enhancing your CV. University alone isn’t enough anymore to attract employers. What if I told you there is a way to enhance your skills, make new friends and make memories that will last forever. […]

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So, You’ve Been Offered a Job. What Next? A Guide to Managing Offers
15 Feb Career Advice

For a new graduate fresh from Uni, getting your first professional job offer is always an exciting and nerve-wracking time. Do you accept the first role that appears or is it better to wait and see if others materialise? There are so many questions at this time of your burgeoning new career. How do you […]

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Four NI firms ranked in Workplace Equality Index
07 Feb Case Study

An annual assessment to measure Workplace Equality across the UK has listed four companies from Northern Ireland in their Top 100 index. The UK wide charity, Stonewall, has announced that the law firm Pinsent Masons has been ranked at the top of the list. Other Belfast employers on the Top 100 list includes financial services […]

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