Tag Archive: EmployAbility

Dec 04

After graduation

Written by Kevin Thompson, Careers Consultant Are you in your final year and in need of a break from all the hard work? We completely understand! It’s week 11 and soon you’ll have some time for yourself to relax, recuperate and take stock. This is also your last chance to think about what you’re going …

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Oct 09

Why attend the Fair?

Written by Claire Mack, Careers Consultant   Careers Fairs are a great opportunity to make some really good headway with your career planning in a very short space of time – think about all those employers under one roof!  If you know what you want to do, this is a great opportunity to research employers, …

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Oct 09

Is the Careers and Placements Fair for you?

Yes, the Careers and Placements Fair is for everyone Written by Alison Taylor, Careers Consultant   You might be surprised to hear that over 60% of jobs advertised to graduates are open to students who have studied any degree subject… that’s a lot of interesting possibilities! If you’re one of Reading’s many arts, humanities or social science …

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Sep 25

How to impress employers

Research and preparation Written by Lucy Hawkins, Careers Consultant Imagine if you were on a blind date, and your date hadn’t even been bothered to read your profile. That’s the kind of impression we give to employers when we ask questions like “so what does your company do again?!”

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Sep 18

How to impress at the Fair

And more importantly, what to wear Written by Emma Butler, Careers Consultant You’ve done your research and worked out who you want to speak to at the Fair. Now you need to know how to go about it to create the right impression.

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