We are Careers

Welcome to the Careers Blog run by staff within the award-winning Careers Centre at the University of Reading. 

This is an online outlet where you can find careers advice written by your Careers Consultants, information shared by employers and recruiters, and content from professionals in recruitment.

To discover weekly events run by Careers and reserve your place or if you want to book an appointment with a Careers Consultant, go to MyJobsOnline.

If you want to get in touch with us, send us an e-mail at careers@reading.ac.uk or give us a call at 0118 378 8359

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If you are after specific advice and opportunities (e.g summer work, opportunities abroad, graduate schemes, interview tips) all of our articles are in Categories.

Simply click the category you are looking for from the drop-down menu in the right-hand sidebar.

Latest Posts

Look at the sliding cards which are displayed in the box at the top of the landing page, here you’ll find the latest news and articles. Click on any of the articles to view their content.

If you like the content and think it would be useful to others, use the buttons at the bottom of each post to share it on social media.

My Answer

MY ANSWER LOGO“What are you going to do after uni?”.

It’s a question you hear time and time again across campus.

There is a standard set of replies that normally follow the dreaded question. “No idea”, “haven’t got a clue”, “don’t ask” and “god knows” are amongst the most popular.

If you find yourself in this rather sticky situation, you will be pleased to know you are not the first, nor will you be the last.

My Answer is a series of guest blogs that aims to show you what other graduates did next and how you could go on to find YOUR answer to THAT question.


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