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Negotiation training tips I wish I’d known at university

A man and a woman shaking hands at a business meeting.

A high proportion of graduates experience some difference between classroom knowledge and real-world experiences. The theories you studied in class don’t always translate into practical living. One significant difference is the lack of negotiation training at university versus the necessity of negotiation skills in life beyond university. After graduating from university, I used my savings …

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UROP opens up opportunities

The applications for UROP, the scheme offering research internships to undergraduates at the University of Reading, are closing today, March 31. This programme gives students the chance to participate in research projects led by academics, gain a wide range of transferable skills, and kick-start their career in the area of their interest. Two of the students …

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Thinking of doing a PhD…?

10 good reasons to choose Reading for your PhD 1.  World-class research 2.  Professional and personal skills training to help you with your PhD and to equip you for the future 3.  A wide range of funding opportunities 4.  A proven track-record in supporting doctoral candidates through to completion 5.  Membership of the Graduate School …

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