Category: graduates

Employ-Ability Webinar – book for 5th July

Discussing a disability including mental health with an employer during the recruitment process or in work, can feel particularly daunting. This webinar will help you to understand the adjustments available to you for both in person and remote assessments, how to ask for them, and your rights, as well as providing you with a forum …

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Getting ready for that new job – some top tips!

  Congratulations to all recent and upcoming graduates. Whilst some amongst you will be taking a well earned time out; for others, that job offer may have been already secured and the move to that first role will be imminent. With that in mind, we wanted to share a popular blog entry from last year …

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Calling all Finalists! ULaw Scholarships available

As part of a collaborative partnership between Reading University and The University of Law, scholarships have been made available to those students who have graduated from any degree programme at UofR and who will start a ULaw programme in September 2022 or January 2023. The purpose of these scholarships is to support UofR graduates who …

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5 Essential Skills For Running Your Own Business – Reading University

Alex Grace is the Managing Director of Banana Moon, a Leeds-based personalised clothing company. Running your own business is not an easy task, especially in today’s climate. Whilst external factors can have a huge impact on a business’ success, it also takes a certain set of skills to be able to navigate the, sometimes tricky, …

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I’m Entering my Final Year at University…

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By Hannah Vernon, Media & Communications at Gradcracker   Get prepared before you start The summer before you enter your final year is your chance to do some all-important career planning and prepare for when employers open up their opportunities in the Autumn. If you haven’t already, try to establish which industry sectors you might …

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