From PhD to PMP: training and support in Ireland

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In our latest guest post, Meadhbh Hand explains how researchers can get access to training courses, support services and hands-on experience in Ireland – very helpful when making your transition out of academia. Meadhbh runs a Dublin-based meetup group for doctoral graduates seeking non-academic jobs. After completing my PhD I decided to return Continue reading From PhD to PMP: training and support in Ireland

5 ways an MBA can improve your employability

5 ways an MBA can improve your employability

Have you ever considered taking an MBA degree? Our guest post this month comes from Adam Maidment, who introduces the benefits of gaining an MBA qualification. Follow the link at the bottom of the page to find out what type of MBA is right for you. In order to remain attractive Continue reading 5 ways an MBA can improve your employability

5 work experience options for PhDs and post-docs

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Gaining work experience is the second most important thing you can do to improve your job prospects during your PhD or post-doc (networking is top). Having relevant work experience on your résumé demonstrates clearly to an employer that you’re ‘one of them’. You know their business, their customers and how to fit Continue reading 5 work experience options for PhDs and post-docs