Events run by Careers Network

Students at Careers FairOur broad programme of events covers all your careers needs, from help with making career choices to meeting employers and succeeding in your job applications.

Some of these events will not be open to postgraduate students in the Business School and Department of Economics, but a full programme of tailored events are organised and run each term in the Business School by the Careers in Business team.

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Details on how to register for events can vary, but most registrations are made through Careers Connect. Please see each individual event for full details.

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Postgraduate Enterprise Summer School (PESS 2015)

Date
Monday 13th (09:00) - Friday 17th July 2015 (17:00)
Location:
Learning Centre UG05, UG06
Description
During an intensive week of training the Postgraduate Enterprise Summer School takes you through a wide range of specialist areas. Participants will work together in small teams to solve a real life strategy challenge being faced by an influential local organisation. Alongside the comprehensive programme of interactive professional skills training sessions, participants take part in visiting the organisation; research; guest speaker sessions and developing proposals to address the organisation's requirements. On the final day each team will present their findings back to a panel of the organisation's representatives.

Postgraduate Careers Club: Pursuing an Academic Career

Date
Tuesday 14th July 2015 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Muirhead 122
Description
Discuss your thoughts about pursuing an academic career in an informal group environment!

5 Steps to...Creating a Great CV

Date
Friday 2nd (13:00) - Wednesday 21st October 2015 (11:30)
Description
Find out the steps to creating a CV - with real impact.

5 Steps to…. A Successful Application Form

Date
Tuesday 6th (11:00) - Tuesday 27th October 2015 (12:30)
Description
Learn to recognise what employers want and what makes a successful answer.

5 Steps to….Interview Success

Date
Friday 9th October (10:00) - Tuesday 10th November 2015 (12:30)
Description
Find out how to prepare for interviews, perfect your technique and impress on the day.

Social Media - Get Started with Linkedin

Date
Tuesday 13th (10:00) - Thursday 29th October 2015 (15:30)
Description
A session covering all the basics from why you might want to get started with LinkedIn to making a good profile.

Social Media - LinkedIn: Build on the Basics

Date
Tuesday 13th (10:00) - Thursday 29th October 2015 (15:30)
Description
Find out how you can take the next steps to building your online brand with LinkedIn.

Psychometric Tests Interactive Workshop

Date
Wednesday 14th October (10:00) - Friday 13th November 2015 (16:00)
Description
Find out more about Psychometric tests and how to prepare for them.

Autumn careers fair

Date
Wednesday 14th (11:00) - Thursday 15th October 2015 (15:30)
Location:
Great Hall - Aston Webb Building
Description
Find out about the upcoming Autumn Careers Fair

Science, engineering and technology fair

Date
Wednesday 21st October 2015 (11:00-15:30)
Location:
Great Hall - Aston Webb Building
Description
This page provides information about the science, engineering and technology fair.
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