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How to get help (when life’s not all plain sailing)
Find out where to get advice and support, whatever your problem or concern.
Easy ways to shine in interviews
See how putting yourself in your interviewer's shoes can help you land the job you want.
Information for parents: Foundation learning
This programme helps students aged 14-19 progress onto other courses, apprenticeships or jobs.
Information for parents: choosing career paths
Chris Speedy suggests how to help your child think about careers and choose a suitable path.
How to afford an internship
Low-paid or unpaid internships are difficult for most people to afford. Find out what you can do to improve your chances.
How to think about your career when you don’t know where to start
Tips on planning your career if you're not sure what you want to do.
Maker of the Month: Lauren Atwell, app designer
First up in our new interview series, featuring people making their mark in the creative industries.
Get down to the Skills Show
See what you could do at the nation’s largest skills and careers event, 19-21 November, NEC Birmingham.
Starting your own business
Our entrepreneurship directory lists organisations providing information, support and advice to help get your idea off the ground.