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Resources that might be helpful for mentees as part of our Alumni Network Mentoring Programme. More...

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Information on upcoming workshops and useful quick links to essential information for IDS online and matched alumni mentors. More...

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Find out more about IDS Alumni Network Group Mentoring including how to apply to be part of a new Group starting in early 2023. More...

Discover more about being part of the Matched Mentoring scheme. Including help with your application form More...

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Some guidance on some of the benefits from mentoring, for both mentors and mentees More...

Find out more about our alumni network mentoring and advice programme: - Ask An Alum, Matched Mentoring and Group Mentoring More...

Find out more about being an IDS Alumni Network Online Mentor for Ask An Alum. Including, where to update your profile and how to find and respond to … More...

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Want to make your LinkedIn profile stand out? Read our top tips on how to create the ultimate LinkedIn profile and stand out to colleagues, recruiter… More...

How to search for and connect with alumni via Ask An Alum More...

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Find out how to be on the Featured Online Mentors list More...

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The set of Employability Skills presented in the chart below has been developed by IDS, the Department of International Development, University of Sus… More...

Some guidance on what to expect/not expect from a mentoring relationship More...

Guidance for those looking to establish a new one-on-one mentoring relationship outside of the IDS Alumni Network Matched Mentoring Scheme. More...

Here is a selection of online mentoring resources produced by external UK and international organisations which you may find helpful. More...

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IDS Alumni share personal advice and guidance on careers post-IDS with students More...

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IDS Alumni share personal advice and guidance on careers post-IDS with students More...

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IDS Alumni share personal advice and guidance on careers post-IDS with students More...

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Watch the video of IDS Alumni talking to IDS students about their experience in multi-lateral organisations. More...

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As a former IDS student, you are also an alum of the University of Sussex, and all the benefits of being a Sussex Alum are open to you. More...

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IDS Alumni shared with us their top tips for success at DFID job interviews, many of which are applicable to other development interviews. More...

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