OSA InspiresDiscover what your future could hold
Here at Scholastica HQ, we know that the future can often seem a daunting prospect, and deciding what you want to study at university, let alone what career path you might want to follow, is hugely challenging. That’s why we wanted to help.
OSA Inspires is a discovery tool, with pages on different careers and how to prepare for them, posts on how to write a CV or fill in a university application form, as well as interviews and ‘Day in the Life’ pieces from students and professionals in a variety of fields. We hope that it will help you Discover what is out there, Explore your options, and help you Apply.
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Get ideas about what you might want to study or do in the future here, and consider your options!
Look at a recruitment firm’s website today, in 2018, and you’ll see jobs advertised for a Social Media Manager, an App Developer, even Uber drivers: jobs which just ten years ago didn’t exist. What can you do now to help prepare yourself for the changing job market of the future, and put yourself in the best position to succeed in jobs you may not even be able to imagine yet? We’ll help you to find out!
Ever wondered what a civil servant does? Or do you want to discover how to make a difference to the running of your country, without having to align yourself to a political party or run for office? Find out more here!
Unsure as to what investment bankers do, or how to become one? Find out with our latest career guide, and discover where to find out more!
Learn more about the reality of a course or career from real people in the field, at many different stages!
Considering studying English Literature and want to know more about what it’s really like? Today, Matthias, a third year English Literature student, describes his course, and how he made the decision to study this subject.
Where can you gain experience in one of the busiest and wide ranging businesses in the world? Airports offer a variety of opportunities, from operations to customer relations, to development. We spoke to Theo to find out what he does every day on the Heathrow Airport Future Leaders Graduate Programme, and what it takes to be a business leader.
What is university accommodation really like? How long does it actually take to get to class? How do you fit your work around social and extra-curricular activities? Today, Rowan tells us what it’s like to study Psychology at Roehampton University, and what a typical day in her life really looks like.
Get tips on how to break into a field, and prepare for both university courses and careers!
Thinking about internships, and how they can help you? Unsure where to start, or overwhelmed by the options out there? Check out the first in our new series about interning, and start your journey.
There are a huge amount of university options out there, and it can feel overwhelming to have to narrow down your choices to just one subject! We’ve put together our top 10 tips to help you pick the perfect course for you.
How do you create a CV that will get you noticed by employers? If you have no idea where to start, check out our handy beginners’ guide, and get ready to follow your dream career path!