Reflective practice maximises the benefits of professional development

Reflective practice turns experience into learning by capturing your reflections and using them to inform your career.

The benefits of belonging to a professional body early in your career

Professional bodies support your career and offer opportunities for networking and professional development

Applications and interviews

Your chances of being employed will be much better if you think quality over quantity and invest your time in making a few very good applications, rather than dozens of generic applications which yield no interviews.

Get the most out of networking

Networking is how you develop professional relationships, where you can help others and receive assistance yourself to meet individual or organisational goals.

CGeogs reflect: Clare Hadley, Ordnance Survey

Learn how Chartered Geographers are benefitting from accreditation, in their own words

CGeogs reflect: Ashley Parry Jones, WSP

Learn how Chartered Geographers are benefitting from accreditation, in their own words

CGeogs reflect: Marielle O'Lone, WSP

Learn how Chartered Geographers are benefitting from accreditation, in their own words

CGeogs reflect: Ian McGuinness, Knight Frank

Learn how Chartered Geographers are benefitting from accreditation, in their own words

Using the Framework of Competencies

The Chartered Geographer Framework of Competencies can provide structure to your career development

Graduate Teaching Assistants: Development and careers

Presented by Dr Hannah Mathers and Melike Peterson.

Internships and recruitment in the public sector

Information and useful links from Geography in Government profession.

Writing an effective CV and covering letter

Student-focused, step-by-step guides.