“There was some method to the career madness”: Matt’s Answer

Matt Arnerich, Content Writer for Inspiring Interns. “Having graduated from University in 2014, I left with a good degree, and absolutely no idea what I wanted to do. I had an interest in using my writing skills in my career, but with no idea about how I could make them applicable. So I took the …

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UoR student claims bronze in national graphics competition!

Back in April, we here at Careers shared an exciting opportunity for students to enter the Display Wizard National Graphic Design Competition for the chance to gain industry experience and a possible £500 grant alongside their studies. We are extremely proud to announce that Emmeline Hewstone, a student from the University of Reading has won 3rd prize …

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Five Things You May Not Know About Careers…

In February, we asked UoR students to participate in a Careers Survey to listen to your ideas, and ensure that we keep on improving the service we provide. Over 1000 students replied and we are excited to announce the results are in. With the Easter holidays soon to be over and the final term of …

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Reading and Henley shortlisted for NUE Awards 2016

The University of Reading and Henley Business School have been shortlisted for a total of 4 awards at this year’s National Undergraduate Employability Awards (NUE). Both the University and Henley Business School have been nominated for awards that reflect institution-wide performance and individual student participation in work placement schemes. The nominations are as follows: Best …

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10 Things to do at University to get a Graduate Job

Blog post kindly provided by inspiringinterns.com. Please read our disclaimer on third party articles.   There are a number of thing you can do outside of the classroom during your time at university that will help towards securing your dream graduate job. Volunteer Volunteering abroad is a great experience and looks great on your CV …

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