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Online applications: what recruiters want, with Airbus

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Airbus will be coming in to deliver a session on what it is like to work in a global manufacturing company, specialising in helicopter, satellite, military and commercial plane production. Speaking to students on the transferable skills we look for and how important it is to sell yourself in an interview, bringing with you examples …

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Finding internships and work experience

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Want to build your work experience but are unsure where to start? Come to this 50-minute, practical session and find out: – The basics: terminology, timeframes for applications and where internships are advertised; – How to identify sources of internships and work experience specific to the area you are targeting; – Help with making proactive, …

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Finalists: ace your interviews

Got an interview coming up? Come along to this workshop to prepare and boost chances of a positive job offer! Improve your interview skills in this practical session, covering: – First impressions – how to appear confident (even if you don’t feel it!); – Preparation – what you can do before the interview; – Difficult …

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RED Award introduction

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The RED Award is the official employability skills certificate of the University of Reading. You don’t need to have registered for the award in order to attend, nor do you need to know exactly what you want to do – all you need to do is come along and find out what the RED Award …

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Ace your interviews

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Got an interview coming up? Come along to this workshop to prepare and boost chances of a positive job offer! Improve your interview skills in this practical session, covering: – First impressions – how to appear confident (even if you don’t feel it!); – Preparation – what you can do before the interview; – Difficult …

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