Paul Murphy

Masters in Marketing

Is it Worth Doing a Marketing Masters? Maurice (34), Masters in Marketing

Masters in Marketing: This series of posts in the ‘Postgraduate Study’ category will explore the merits of postgraduate education. Interviewing eight people in their 30’s about their postgraduate experiences for my book ‘1000 Years of Career Advice’, I was struck by how different people’s answers were. There were lots of different variables at play in …

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careers with a zoology degree

Careers with a Zoology Degree: How To Get a Great Job

Careers with a Zoology Degree: This is the first of many interviews that I’ve done with graduates who are approx. 10yrs out of university. The people I’ve interviewed are across 16 different disciplines i.e. finance, engineering, media, health, IT etc. I ask them about their thought processes re: university, their career paths (in this case …

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GlaxoSmithKline Internship

Work Experience for Economics: Sajni (21), Business Economics Student

The below is the first of my interviews with work placement students I have worked with. They are all from varying backgrounds, and all have benefitted hugely from work experience. Of the 6 I’ve interviewed all of them had hardly anything bad to say about their work placement Work Experience for Economics: How did you …

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