Tag: commercial awareness

For a successful career, you need this

First, a short quiz. Which of the following are not businesses? •       The University of Manchester •       IBM •       The Whitworth •       RSPB •       Elsevier Publishing •       The Big Issue •       GSK •       Church of England Hopefully you answered “none of them” because that is the correct answer. They are all businesses. In fact, last…

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Pathways: What we learnt

I love Pathways, our annual PhD careers options mega-event – and it turns out I’m not the only one. Here’s a great guest post from Chris Manley, Senior Careers Consultant at Warwick University who visited Pathways this year, gratefully reproduced from The Careers Blog at Warwick. Life after the PhD – by Chris Manley The…

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