Explore career videos
Explore by life events
All the icould storytellers reveal how opportunities, circumstances and events throughout their lives have shaped their career. We've grouped the icould career videos into themes to help you search in this way. NB: You may need to watch some way into each film in order to hear the part of their story that is relevant to the theme.
- Could hobbies and interests open up ideas?
- I can't decide whether to go to university or not
- I can't see beyond school or college
- I just feel it's all going wrong
I want to find the right job for me
- Academic disappointment
- Children grown
- Discovered a passion
- Enjoy work
- First career decision
- First job
- Getting a job
- Had children
- Job qualification fit
- More than one Job
- Not stated
- Relationship issue
- Took a risk
- Trouble with law
- Worked way up
- I want to get started but don't know how
- I've tried something , but now it's time to change
- My finances are holding back my decisions
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"Everything's very well structured, planned up to a year in advance, so you know...