WORLD OF WORK

World of Work – Virtual Careers

Hello and welcome to our World of Work hub, full of resources that will help you explore the world of work, build valuable life and enterprise skills and prepare for your future… from wherever you are, including information and advice from experts to help you take the first steps on your career path.

 

Industry Zoominars

Check out the following website http://www.aldridgefoundation.com/industry-zoominars/.  Here you’ll find information on recorded live Zoominars and Questions/Answers with a panel of industry experts which you can watch at any time. These will give you the opportunity to find out, first-hand, about the panellists’ career journeys, what the routes in to a range of industries are, and to ask for tips and advice on getting ahead.

Day In The Life Videos

Wouldn’t it be great if you could test out a job before you started? Well, we’ve got the next best thing – click on the boxes below to explore different careers, find out what it’s really like day to day, and get tips and advice about how to start the career of your dreams, from the people who are doing it.

All you need to do is click http://www.aldridgefoundation.com/world-of-work/ to give you a glimpse into what it’s like to work in a whole range of different jobs.

 

World of Work Extra Resources Page

We’ve also put together a list of fantastic online resources, from digital internships and work experience, to CV writing workshops on our World of Work extra resources page  http://www.aldridgefoundation.com/world-of-work-extra-resources/  We’ll be adding more and more resources here, so do keep checking.

Would you like to know the inside information on a career that’s not listed here? Drop Georgie an email: georgina.butler@aldridgefoundation.com and let her know and we’ll do our best to get your questions answered.