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Prepare for the Careers and Placements Fair

Impress employers at the Careers and Placements Fair 2018

Research and preparation before the Careers Fair 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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What to do at the Careers Fair

Careers Fair 2018 impress employers

What to do at the Careers Fair to make the most of this event and to impress employers 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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Careers and Placements Fair 2018 – an event for everyone at Reading

Careers and Placements Fair app 2018

Over 90 employers ready to meet Reading students of all degree disciplines at the Careers and Placements Fair 2018 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 …

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5 apps to progress your career at university

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This summer, the mobile app ecosystem is turning 10. To celebrate, we have decided to explore the App Store and see what’s on offer to help you get your career on track. There are over 2 million apps in the App Store alone so here is our suggestion based on the ones we were able …

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How to get a job at a start-up

This article is a guest post written by Mariota Spens. Mariota works as the Customer Support Associate at Thriva, a HealthTech startup that aims to be the world’s first personalised healthcare service. Previous to this she studied Fine Art at Oxford University and has also worked in EdTech.

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