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The A-Z of CPD: Part 7

Posted by Emma Davies on 11/12/19 09:15

Undertaking CPD is not just about going on a course; being open to trying new ways of learning is an important skill to develop. In our final instalment in the series, we help you consider activities that you can do as part of your own continuous professional development, starting at the letter 'U'. 

 

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Topics: careers education, CEIAG

Career of the month: Author

Posted by Emma Davies on 02/12/19 09:00

Each month we take a look at one of the 650 career pathways featured within Indigo. This month, we explore the role of an Author - a dream career for many budding writers.

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Topics: careers education, career profiles, careers leader, CEIAG, dream jobs

The A-Z of CPD: Part 6

Posted by Emma Davies on 06/11/19 10:13

Undertaking CPD is not just about going on a course; being open to trying new ways of learning is an important skill to develop. Last time in the A-Z of CPD series we looked at a range of different activities from ‘peer review’ to ‘questioning colleagues’. This week we help you consider alternative activities that you can do as part of your own continuous professional development, starting at the letter ‘R’.    

 

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Topics: careers education, CEIAG

Career of the month: Politician

Posted by Emma Davies on 01/11/19 09:00

Each month we take a look at one of the 650 career pathways featured within Indigo. This month, we explore the role of a Politician - a career which couples a passion for current affairs with the desire to make a difference.

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Topics: careers education, career profiles, careers leader, CEIAG, dream jobs

Engaging with the emotional content of career guidance

Posted by Oliver Jenkin on 16/10/19 09:52

Career guidance has for a number of years been firmly established as a ‘learning’ activity rather than as ‘therapy’. Well respected academics such as Tony Watts and Tristram Hooley have long argued that one of the principle benefits of career guidance is the educational support it offers individuals to learn about work, education and leisure, allowing individual aspiration to be realised and inequality of opportunity to be addressed. As any career development professional will testify however, helping people sift and access career-related opportunities is rarely a 100% rational, calm and collected process.

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Topics: careers education, careers leader

Career of the month: Architect

Posted by Emma Davies on 08/10/19 13:08

Each month we take a look at one of the 650 career pathways featured within Indigo. This month, we explore the role of an Architect - a career that involves the planning and construction of buildings. Architects use art, science, engineering and even sociology to design creations that fit the natural and human worlds.

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Topics: careers education, career profiles, careers leader, CEIAG, dream jobs

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