Starting your graduate career – why attitude is so important
career development / Job market

Starting your graduate career – why attitude is so important

The graduate recruitment process can be challenging and competitive. Such is the focus on making successful applications that preparing for the reality of the workplace in your first graduate job can often be overlooked. How can you be successful and create a good impression? This is the theme of 3 careers  webinars  this week (book … Continue reading

What are the benefits of a PhD?
career decisions / Post graduate study

What are the benefits of a PhD?

Have you ever wanted to answer the emergency call for a doctor on a plane? “I can’t resuscitate him captain, but I can increase his understanding of the application of nanotechnology to enhance hydraulic fracturing in unconventional hydrocarbon reservoirs.” Aside from the allure of adding ‘Dr’ to your name, what impact could a PhD have … Continue reading