Contacting employers

You were at the Careers fairs What next? Written by Lucy Hawkins, Careers Consultant The main Careers Fair alone was attended by over 2,800 students, so there’s a good chance that you’ve been to one of our events. In case you’re wondering, here’s what we suggest you do next.

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Watch out for recruitment scams!

Written by Lisa Cranfield, Careers Consultant Students and graduates have recently been falling prey to recruitment scams from bogus recruitment companies/businesses, so keep your wits about you when looking for work in the UK and overseas. 

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Careers literature

If you want to find out more about top graduate employers, grad schemes or different industries to work in, come to Careers.

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What to do after university?

Written by Tania Lyden, Careers Consultant The term ‘career’ has interesting origins in the mid-16th century denoting a ‘road’ or ‘racecourse’ which comes from the Latin ‘carrus’ or ‘wheeled vehicle’. What the term captures is this sense of travel, movement, momentum and progression and not the stagnant sense of a ‘job for life’ that we …

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Shape the future of work

Do you know the employers you want to work for in the future?

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