Tag: Undergraduate

Calling all Finalists! ULaw Scholarships available

As part of a collaborative partnership between Reading University and The University of Law, scholarships have been made available to those students who have graduated from any degree programme at UofR and who will start a ULaw programme in September 2022 or January 2023. The purpose of these scholarships is to support UofR graduates who …

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How To Fund Your New Business Venture

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Starting a new business can be complex and time consuming. Having enough cash get the ball rolling will always be extremely important. There are many sources of funding available to you but knowing which one is the best fit for you can be difficult. Before you start funding your new business venture, make sure you …

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10 Technical and Soft Skills to Build As a Web Designer

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The web design services industry has grown significantly over recent years, driven by consumers’ rising adoption of smartphones, internet browsing and of course, COVID-19. Businesses and government entities are building and expanding their online presence, making now a great time to enter the web design market. Whether you take on a career in web design …

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I’m Entering my Penultimate Year at University…

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By Hannah Vernon, Media & Communications at Gradcracker   Get prepared over the summer Before you start your penultimate year, it’s a good idea to start researching different industry sectors and employers; the Gradcracker Toolkit is a good place to begin. From this you can gather an idea of the types of career paths you …

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I’m Entering my Final Year at University…

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By Hannah Vernon, Media & Communications at Gradcracker   Get prepared before you start The summer before you enter your final year is your chance to do some all-important career planning and prepare for when employers open up their opportunities in the Autumn. If you haven’t already, try to establish which industry sectors you might …

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