Category Archives: Transferable skills

Otters, electronic keyboards and the educated mind


It is not often I pay much attention to videos of cute animals doing something that anthropomorphises them, that is, makes them look like humans. For once, I’m going to make an exception because the video, whilst most definitely being … Continue reading

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Transferable skills may save your life…or at least help you operate in a hostile work environment


The answer to the age-old question, ‘why did the chicken cross the road?’ has finally been answered and its related to the role of transferable skills and intellectual development post-PhD. No, transferable (or generic as they are sometimes called) skills … Continue reading

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