Green Careers & Circular Economy

Written by Fiona Corby, Careers Consultant

22 – 24 November is our Green Fest here at Reading, and our Green Careers Event will showcase a range of careers in the Environment

This will be held on Wednesday 22nd November from 13:00-15:00.

To reserve a place, please visit: https://reading.targetconnect.net/leap/event.html?id=7315&service=Careers+Service

So what are Green Careers? Or career opportunities associated with the Environment? Are there any other ways to describe this sector? Continue reading

Future Legal Mind Award

The 4th Future Legal Mind Award offers UK law undergraduates the chance to win £5,000 and a valuable work placement.

The award, sponsored by National Accident Helpline, offers the country’s brightest legal minds a head start in the highly competitive legal industry. Last year’s Future Legal Mind Award winner, Hana Kapadia, said: “Winning the competition will undoubtedly provide a huge boost to my CV, and is a huge aid financially, giving me a sense of security towards funding my studies. I would definitely recommend entering the Future Legal Mind Award 2018.” Continue reading

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. Continue reading

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?!” Continue reading