Category: postgraduate

Advice for anybody thinking of taking on further education beyond undergraduate level.

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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Mental Health support for new graduates by Lynda Guttenberg

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Today is World Mental Health Day. To mark this day Careers have spoken to Lynda Guttenberg, HR Generalist at global telecoms company Ericsson, about mental health support for new graduates as well as her career in HR: Dear Lynda, thank you for speaking with us!  What’s your role at Ericsson? I am an HR Generalist, …

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12 tips for budding entrepreneurs

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Ever thought about being an entrepreneur!? Perhaps you want to be the next Lord Sugar or Richard Branson? We asked our amazing CEOs and Founders from the Thrive Mentoring Scheme* for their top tips for students looking to build an empire and they didn’t disappoint! Here’s what they said… Be very clear on your business …

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Careers & placements fair 2019

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The Careers and Placements Fair is the University’s biggest Careers event in the academic calendar!           With over 80 organisations attending, including Discover Financial Services, Royal Air Force, Marks and Spencer, Mondelez International, Sky UK Limited and so much more – this is an event you do not want to miss. …

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Have you explored The Lawyer Portal?

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You might have already heard of it, but if not – welcome to the Lawyer Portal.   Their content helps guide thousands of students through tricky admissions tests, applications and interview processes to achieve their dream careers in law.   Based in London, the Lawyer Portal has ongoing partnerships with the Bar Council, the Law Society, BPP …

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