Need some ideas for the future?Some inspiration on what kind of career might be right for you? Just want to find out what’s out there? icould can help you discover what you could do and how you could get there.
icould gives you the inside story of how careers work.
The icould storytellers relate, in their own words, their real life career journeys. There are over a thousand easy to search,varied and unique career videos as well as hundreds of written articles. From telecoms engineers to police officers, from landscape gardeners to web designers, from engine drivers to zookeepers; they talk about what they do, what it’s like, how they came to be where are and their hopes for the future.
There are a few stories from well-known people too – ‘icatchers’, as we call them. Like all of the other icould storytellers, they talk of the times they’ve messed up, had difficulties and set-backs. They also talk about their opportunities and experience of achievement and success. The video stories – as well as articles – talk about real issues, such as problems at home, taking a year out, failing exams and coping with redundancy.
Careersbox is a free online library of careers related film, news and information. Careersbox aim is to deliver the right information at the right time to job seekers.
The case study films show real people doing real jobs, giving viewers insight into careers across all sectors and helping them to find the right career.
National Careers Service
The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice, supported by qualified careers advisers.