Developing your career

Waights, Verina (2006). Developing your career. In: Potter, Stephen ed. Doing Postgraduate research. UK: Sage publications, pp. 276–302.



Career planning is something that needs to be considered throughout your research degree studies, and this chapter particularly links into issues such as maintaining a skills portfolio and identifying and developing transferable skills that are now sought by employers. The second part of the chapter concentrates on the practicalities of job applications, the production of a good CV and preparing for interviews.

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