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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Social Enterprise Tour - (Digbeth Social Enterprise walk)

Date
Wednesday 22nd April 2015 (09:30-12:00)
Location:
Birmingham
Description
Social Enterprise Tour, Digbeth social enterprise walk. Free transport provided by Careers Network. Birmingham City Drive 2015 is a week of events organised by iSE that aim to raise awareness of social enterprises and the impact they are having every day on society and the environment in Birmingham. iSE are hosting a social enterprise walk on Wednesday 22nd April 2015 to give you a unique chance to visit a selection of social enterprises and hear their stories.

Getting into graduate entry to medicine - writing a successful personal statement

Date
Wednesday 27th May 2015 (14:00-16:00)
Location:
Learning Centre UG0, Learning Centre UG07
Description
Writing personal statements for graduate entry to medicine workshop

Leading Academics

Date
Monday 1st (10:00) - Friday 12th June 2015 (12:30)
Location:
Business School - G05
Description
A six-session series of inspirational speakers for PGRs with leadership potential.

Making Connections

Date
Wednesday 3rd June 2015 (10:00-12:30)
Location:
Learning Centre UG06
Description
Want to know how to stand out? Want to be remembered by an employer? 'Making Connections' is a great interactive workshop for you to discover how to make positive connections to help you to secure work experience.

The Interview Challenge

Date
Thursday 4th June 2015 (10:30-14:30)
Location:
Business School - G06
Description
Three candidates interviewed live on stage, you vote to decide who will win the Interview Challenge. The twist: The interviewer will be a student and the interviewees will be Careers Network staff!

Cafe Careers Planning - Costa Coffee

Date
Friday 5th June 2015 (11:00-13:00)
Location:
Costa Coffee basement, University Centre
Description
Not yet started thinking about what career path to take after university? Feeling unsure where to start or panicked by the whole "career" thing?

Virtual Recruitment Fair 2015

Date
Monday 8th (10:00) - Friday 19th June 2015 (17:00)
Location:
Online - link to be confirmed
Description
The Virtual Recruitment Fair allows you to find out about current and upcoming opportunities, get exclusive access to resources and chat with Careers Network staff and employers, all from the comfort of your home.

Graduate Careers Intensive

Date
Wednesday 10th June 2015 (09:30-16:00)
Location:
Muirhead Tower Room 714
Description
Graduating this summer? Are you still undecided what to do next? The 'Graduate Careers Intensive' event is aimed at supporting graduating students to move forward with their career decisions.

Cafe Careers Planning - Costa Coffee

Date
Wednesday 17th June 2015 (14:30-16:30)
Location:
Costa Coffee basement, University Centre
Description
Not yet started thinking about what career path to take after university? Feeling unsure where to start or panicked by the whole "career" thing?

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.
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