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Latest news about the labour and graduate market.

Law Careers Fair 2019!

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Are you interested in a career in Law but unsure where to start?                   Whether you’re currently studying Law or hoping to move into the discipline, the Law Careers Fair is great place to begin your journey. Over 30 organisations will be attending including Law Firms and …

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Change 100 internship programme 2020

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Change 100 is Leonard Cheshire’s programme of paid summer work placements, development and mentoring. It’s designed to support the career development of talented university students and recent graduates with any disability or long-term health condition, such as: Physical disabilities Sensory disabilities Mental health conditions Learning disabilities or difficulties e.g. dyslexia, dyspraxia, ADHD Other long-term health …

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What I learnt from a visit to Accenture

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Article written by Tom McCann, Projects Officer (RED & UROP), University of Reading Careers   On 1st October I attended a Careers Services Overview Day at Accenture. Here’s everything I discovered, alongside some top tips for those thinking of or planning on applying to one of their schemes. What does Accenture do? In simple terms, …

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Careers in…media, marketing and communications

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You asked for it, we did it!                   Beginning next Monday 21st October we’re hosting a Media, Marketing and Communications Careers Week.   You’ll have the chance to hear from around fifteen different employers over five sessions from national, local and global employers what it’s like to …

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Why work in mental health?

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This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, with World Mental Health Day taking place on the 10th October. The focus on Mental Health in the UK has grown exponentially in the last few years, and rightly so! The government, the NHS, charities, businesses, and education providers are responding by investing more and more in time, …

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