Category: News

Latest news about the labour and graduate market.

Week 4: Careers in… Media, Marketing and Communications

What is the Media, Marketing and Communications themed week all about? Marketing is one of the most popular career sectors for Reading students!  This is a rewarding area of work open to students from a wide range of degree backgrounds. If you’d like a career which involves creativity and being able to communicate effectively in …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.reading.ac.uk/careers/week-4-careers-in-media-marketing-and-communications/

How working at a global leader in taste solutions has enhanced my career

When you are passionate about all sorts of food, cooking recipes, great tastes and exotic spices joining a global food manufacturer following my graduation in Food Technology was a great introduction to the food industry.  I wished to work on as many products as I could: best-selling sauces, worldwide known dressings and why not even …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.reading.ac.uk/careers/how-working-at-a-global-leader-in-taste-solutions-has-enhanced-my-career/

How to Be a Digital Nomad (Straight Out of University)

Written by Jen Morris from Wikijob Traditional pathways post university aren’t for everyone, and the modern world has opened up plenty of opportunities for those looking to balance a career with a passion for adventure. If this sounds like you, you might want to consider the life of a digital nomad.  What Is a Digital …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.reading.ac.uk/careers/how-to-be-a-digital-nomad-straight-out-of-university/

We’re #11! StudentCrowd’s Best Universities for Careers Services 2021

2021 top 20 best careers service, Reading. StudentCrowd. 5 star

University of Reading Careers Centre receives highly coveted StudentCrowd University Awards 2021. We were delighted to receive the news that we have been ranked #11 in the top 20 table of Best Universities for Careers Services! This is the only university award in the UK based 100% on student reviews. StudentCrowd crunched the numbers on …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.reading.ac.uk/careers/were-11-studentcrowds-best-universities-for-careers-services-2021/

How to start your career as a student

Written by Shu Ming, Real Estate and Planning Undergraduate A lot of us who are currently studying at the University feel unclear or unsure about what to do in the future. I receive many questions and comments from my surrounding friends such as, “I can’t see what I am doing in the next five years”, …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.reading.ac.uk/careers/how-to-start-your-career-as-a-student/