Career Guides

  • Why you should get a job in Dundee

    Dundee is Scotland’s fourth largest city and we reckon it’s also one of the best places in the country to work. It’s a city of contrasts – it boasts a fascinating history, whilst also being at the forefront of science and design, and enjoying a vibrant arts and culture scene. At Scotcareers, we’ve already looked at careers ...
  • What to do if you get a 2:2

    You’ve shed blood, sweat and tears. You’ve poured over course books, grafted like mad on your thesis and dreamt of the day when you finally graduate. In those fantasies, you’ve earned a top degree and you’ve got your pick of the best graduate training schemes the country has to offer. Unfortunately, the reality is quite different and ...
  • 5 Careers Inspired by Dundee

    Dundee isn’t just the City of Discovery – it’s also a place of inspiration when it comes to amazing jobs. Whether science is your thing or you’re a creative type, you don’t have to look too far for a wealth of ideas that could inspire your future career choices. Here, we look at five careers inspired by ...
  • 5 Jobs in Hospitality that didn’t exist 5 years ago

    The times they are a changin’ – and they’ve certainly changed a lot since Bob Dylan penned those famous lyrics back in the ’60s. In fact, constant developments in technology and the pressure to keep up with all the latest fads means the world we live in today is quite different to what it was like ...
  • How to tell if it can wait till Monday

    Hooray! It’s Friday – or FriYay as it’s known if you’re under 25 and a fan of social media. The weekend is tantalisingly close, almost within touching distance, and it’s now just a case of getting through the next few hours until the clock strikes five. There’s just one problem: that pile of work on your desk. ...