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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Internship training & preparation day

Date
Friday 29th May 2015 (09:00-16:00)
Location:
Muirhead 112
Description
Helping students that have secured work experience to prepare for their placement and make the most of it.

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 the most of your legal placement

Date
Monday 1st June 2015 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Law 204
Description
This session is designed for students who have been successful in gaining a place on a vacation scheme or other law placement.

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.

Insight Day: Hospitality and Accommodation within the University

Date
Wednesday 3rd June 2015 (10:00-14:30)
Location:
Learning Centre UG10
Description
An opportunity to hear from Hospitality and Accommodation, as well as careers within Higher Education and UoB.

Careers networking event for all MDS undergraduates

Date
Wednesday 3rd June 2015 (11:00-14:00)
Location:
Wolfson Common Room in the Medical School
Description
This event is an excellent opportunity for all MDS undergraduates to find out more about work experience, graduate and undergraduate opportunities and postgraduate study.

Careers club: international

Date
Wednesday 3rd June 2015 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Guild of Students, Worklink
Description
Ellen and the International Student Ambassadors proudly welcome you to join us at our new Careers Club for International Students! Careers Club: International is an opportunity to share ideas, get advice, and find out more about professional networking in a relaxed and friendly environment with free drinks and biscuits.

Guild Skills Series: networking skills

Date
Wednesday 3rd June 2015 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students, Harvey Milk room
Description
What is networking? What are the benefits and how do you start building contacts that may lead to work experience and a job in the long term? This session aims to introduce you to ways you can build a strong and effective professional network. It is aimed at international students.

The Interview Challenge

Date
Thursday 4th June 2015 (10:30-14:00)
Location:
G12 Birmingham Business School
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!

Patent Attorney Workshop

Date
Thursday 4th June 2015 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
Learning Centre UG06
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