We speak to Amanda Davies from Honey Pop Kisses

Scottish blogging sensation Amanda has had her successful (and seriously stylish blog) Honey Pop Kisses for almost five years now. She’s also a firm fixture at Fashion Week, editor of online magazine fashionfixdaily.com and has just launched her own subscription box, designed to celebrate and supply indie brands and vegan beauty right to your door step. […]

Is ‘crowd-funded’ justice the future of law?

  Julia Salasky, 34, is the CEO and founder of CrowdJustice, a crowdfunding platform that provides support to help raise funds and increase public awareness for legal cases. As a former UN lawyer, Julia believes that the law should be available to everyone. We chat to her about her career path, creating a start-up and why the legal […]

How do you build a career in media?

Imagine being a part of something that provokes debate, entertains and informs thousands of people of what’s going on around them – it’s all possible in the world of the media! We caught up with one Scot who is making their mark in the media…   ON RADIO: ON THE JOB EMMA CLIFFORD Since graduating from […]

Fancy a job with Scottish Water? Apply here!

 Scottish Water provide high quality drinking water and waste water services to households and premises across Scotland.  They are committed to playing a positive role in the lives of our customers and our people, both now and in the future.  Find out more about their graduate scheme below. Our graduate programmes enable us to develop […]

Could you be an Army Officer?

Challenge. Training. Responsibility. Adventure. Become an Army Officer and nothing is out of your range. Regular or Reservist, being an Army Officer is about leading from the front and caring for your soldiers. Whatever your role, and there are more than 30 different Officer roles in the Army, you will lead a life of challenge, […]

Want to change the world? It starts with SIE!

The Scottish Institute for Enterprise (SIE) creates opportunities for students to be innovative. Through it’s free Scotland-wide activities, SIE provides a safe space to explore ideas and develop useful enterprise skills. Many of Scotland’s most successful young entrepreneurs started their journey entering an SIE competition and have gone on to receive millions in investment and […]

Can I make a career out of working with animals?

ANIMAL CARE ASSISTANT Care assistants are responsible for looking after a range of different animals in kennels, rescue centres and sanctuaries. Duties include preparing food, grooming and exercising animals, cleaning out kennels and pens and looking after animals that are unwell or distressed. This can be dirty, hard work, but also hugely rewarding – where else do you get paid to play with puppies? You […]

App-y Studying

PRODUCTIVITY: Evernote and Simplenote Both free on iTunes Make notes, create endless to-do lists and file everything away in the ultimate neat and tidy virtual notebook Evernote. You can even record voice reminders if you have a ‘eureka’ moment during your studies. For a more stripped back version when you have to get all your brilliant […]

How do I become a solicitor? All your questions answered

We sat down with Heather McKendrick, careers and outreach manager at the Law Society of Scotland, to find out how you go about pursuing a career in law… How do you go about becoming a solicitor? The first stage is the law degree, also known as the LLB. For students with a degree in a different […]