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    I'm currently doing my GCSEs but ultimately i want to join the diplomatic fast stream. I'd like to do some work experience this summer or something but i'm not really sure what will benefit me? My parents work in finance/accountancy etc and have professional contacts so we can find people... but what should i look for?
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    Try contacting your local MP and working in their office for a few weeks. It's relevant experience and unlike a lot of government departments MPs should be quite happy to offer work experience. I did it when I was 16 and it was a great experience.
 
 
 
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