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Event Review: Explore Careers in Consulting, IT & Tech

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This year’s Consulting, Tech and Data week fell during a time of economic instability for the country/on the cusp of a recession. So, it felt particularly vital to hear from industry professionals who provided relevant insights on their respective fields and how they have been affected by the current climate of the workforce. The event …

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Explore green careers

Green Festival is the University of Reading’s annual sustainability celebration that is designed to shine light on environmental topics and promote and educate sustainable actions within the university and its students. During this week, your Careers team will be hosting an exciting event on campus: Explore Green Careers. What are green careers and skills? “Green …

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Built Environment Fair – 8 November – top tips

Our Built Environment fair is now fast approaching, and will take place on Tuesday 8 November in 3Sixty, 12:00-14:00 (11:30 for quiet time*). The Built Environment Fair is your chance to meet employers in the sector and is open to students from the School of Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Science, as well as the School …

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Online applications: what recruiters want, with Airbus

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Airbus will be coming in to deliver a session on what it is like to work in a global manufacturing company, specialising in helicopter, satellite, military and commercial plane production. Speaking to students on the transferable skills we look for and how important it is to sell yourself in an interview, bringing with you examples …

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Finding internships and work experience

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Want to build your work experience but are unsure where to start? Come to this 50-minute, practical session and find out: – The basics: terminology, timeframes for applications and where internships are advertised; – How to identify sources of internships and work experience specific to the area you are targeting; – Help with making proactive, …

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