While studying at university, the thought of what to do after graduating can be daunting. With the changing job market and so many career choices available to bioscience graduates, it can be confusing to know where to start and whether it's the right path for you. Work experience while at university plays an essential part in making these decisions and bolstering your CV (résumé) to maximize your employability. For those who are keen to pursue a career as a scientist, such as carrying out a PhD and moving on to postdoctoral positions, work experience in a laboratory is essential.

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