Tips for starting a business

“Starting a Business Tips There’s a whole wealth of information about starting a business, and we won’t be able to give you a complete guide (that would take several books and several years of research!). However, from our experience at ClickMechanic, where we’ve grown over the past 4 years we can pull out some common …

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Students succeed in Vice-Chancellor’s China Scholarship Scheme

Over the summer vacation, five University of Reading students had the exciting opportunity to head to Peking University in China to undertake a summer school, with flights, accommodation, visas and a daily stipend for food and drink fully funded by the University. Amelia Page (2nd year BA Archaeology and History), Bethany Marsden (1st year BSC Speech and …

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Road to Rio presented by 2x Olympic gold medallist Major Heather Stanning MBE!

As part of the Army Roadshow (10-11 November) on campus we are very lucky to have a talk from Major Heather Stanning MBE, taking place on Thursday 10th November, at 11am. Heather Stanning wrote her name into the history books at both the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympic Games with golden performances alongside Helen Glover …

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“I resigned at the end of my first day.” – Nicky’s Answer

Nicky Denovan, Co-Founder and Director, PR agency EvokedSet I graduated from Reading in 1998, equipped with a clutch of student loans, a good degree in English Literature, and a very sketchily-formed notion of working as an editor.  The week after graduation, I accepted a job as a junior editor at a scientific publishing company.  But …

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Careers help Stamp Out The Stigma

As part of RUSU’s #ElephantInTheRoom campaign next week, we are hosting a series of workshops and session for those who feel they need support in building self-confidence, meeting new people, or who fancy building a career in charities and helping others who need support. To book your place at any of the following events, visit MyJobsOnline or click on …

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