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The secret to your success? How professional bodies and learned societies can help you!

Professional associations and learned societies provide a wealth of knowledge, opportunities and general helpfulness in career terms for students and recent graduates, yet in my experience, are probably also the least-tapped resource. In this post I will outline what they are as well as some of the ways they can help you.

Professional Bodies & Associations

Professional bodies or associations are representative bodies for specific professional sectors or careers.  Some may also serve as a regulatory body for the profession. In some professions it is essential to be a member Continue reading


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