Tag: after graduation

Where are they now? We look at the current positions of UoR Alumni and their advice to you!

Nearly every student that has graduated from the University of Reading has been in the position of wondering where their career will take them after finishing their studies  – so we checked in with some of those alumni to find out where they are now, and what advice they can give to you now… Year …

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Finalists this year? how to prepare for graduate recruitment

Finalists graduate recruitment graphic

                Will you be looking for a graduate role in 2020? Then this workshop is for you! Over the coming weeks, graduate recruitment schemes will be open for applications for full-time graduate roles. The majority of these are open to students from any discipline. Come along to this …

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Love Travel, Tech and The Great Outdoors?

Craig Simmonds gives us the inside scoop on a post-study vocation that combines the outdoors and tech-based, challenge-solving adventure. Craig was first introduced to ground probing radar tech in 1993, having  previously worked as a topographic land and measured building surveyor, as well as an Olympic Village site engineer in Barcelona.  Fascinated with the expanding …

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How to get a graduate job straight after university

Students celebrating graduation day

Written by Chris Richardson Chris Richardson is an editor at https://www.essaygeeks.co.uk. He is also a professional content writing expert in such topics as career growth, self-improvement, blogging, and technology innovations. Feel free to connect with him on Google+. If you want fast career advancement and amazing job opportunities once you graduate from university, it’s important …

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How to Prepare for an Interview

Written by Samantha Meredith, Talent Aquisition Specialist, Enterprise Rent-A-Car What is the old saying ‘to fail to prepare is to prepare to fail?’ I am sure that this is also the case with interviewing. As a Talent Acquisition Specialist for Enterprise Rent-A-Car, I can separate a well-prepared candidate from a #winging-it candidate in a matter …

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