- Career development and working life
- Career ideas, job profiles and subjects
- Entrepreneurs and starting out on your own
- Getting a job
- Going to university
- Studying and exams
- Volunteering, travel and gap years
Understanding vocational qualifications
This guide gives a brief introduction to practical courses, and highlights some of the key qualifications available.
City snapshots: Glasgow
As Glasgow opens its doors to the Commonwealth Games, we take a look at work and study in the city.
Five ways to deal with life’s obstacles and disappointments
Alex Killick from the Young Leaders Festival has some great suggestions on how to bounce back when things don't go your way.
What is a medical illustration manager?
Lisa Fisher explains how she came to specialise in medical photography.
Starting your own business
Our entrepreneurship directory lists organisations providing information, support and advice to help get your idea off the ground.
Career profile: Medical researcher
Without medical research, doctors wouldn't know what works and what doesn't. Find out how you can get involved.
Top ten career questions
From starting to think about your future to making big decisions, our top ten career questions (and answers) should spark ideas and provide helpful information.
Job interview preparation: an essential checklist
Good preparation is essential to a successful job interview. Here’s our guide to the basics you’ll need to cover to plan and practise your performance.
A term abroad: teaching US-style
How do teaching styles compare between the UK and US?