Letter to my 20 something year old self

By Husnara Begum, Warwick Alumna, Associate Career Coach and Contributing Editor of CheekyLittleCareers a careers and lifestyle website.   Looking back to 20 years ago I feel a huge sense of relief, thankful that the Millennium Bug didn’t as we all feared trigger the accidental launch of a nuclear missile and wipe out mankind. Indeed, as … More Letter to my 20 something year old self

My career journey into International Development

My name is Oyin Ola and I’m a consultant at DAI Europe. DAI is a management consultancy focused on international development (iDev) programme delivery. We work for donor agencies and organisations, supporting and providing technical expertise to deliver development (aid) projects. Other DAI business units work with the private sector, delivering CSR or social justice … More My career journey into International Development

The new Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE) – Updated June 2020

In 2021 the route to qualifying as a solicitor will change with the introduction of the new SQE exam.  Under the new system you’ll need 4 things to qualify: a degree (any subject) or equivalent; pass stages 1 and 2 of the SQE: SQE1 focuses on legal knowledge; SQE2 on practical legal skills (SQE1 must … More The new Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE) – Updated June 2020