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What Mentoring Isn't

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

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IDS Alumni Mentoring - Best Practice

Getting the best out of mentoring More...

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Guidance for those looking for mentors and advice

A how to guide for those looking for online mentoring and advice More...

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Useful online mentoring videos

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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Employability Guide: International Development Studies

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

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IDS Student Career Session - Research

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

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IDS Student Career Session - Government/Public Sector

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

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IDS Student Career Session - Business Oriented

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

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IDS Student Career Session - Multilaterals

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

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University of Sussex Careers Resource

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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Top Ten Tips For Success in Development Job Interviews

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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