This area of the site provides some real stories from the professionals themselves - both those that have been in their career for some time and those that are on their way there or have just started out in a professional career.

Find out if professions are for you...

You'll see that many of the people presented here are not from the backgrounds that you might expect. This is in keeping with's ethos: to encourage and inspire the career aspirations of all people, whatever their background (or age).

  • Check out our case studies sector by sector (then have a look at our Profession Finder to see how you can be supported to make it in that field yourself).
  • Bored of reading? Sit back and watch some of our case study videos for more career inspiration.