Making the most of your summer

Making the most of your summer and using your time effectively

Summer is finally here, and so is Careers Network.

Term time, as we all know, can can be extremely busy. Whether you’re a first, second, or final-year student, the quieter summer months offer a space to pause, reflect, and to plan for your next steps.

From preparing for your upcoming year, to preparing for your life after UoB, right now is the perfect time to get ready.

Careers Network is here to support you with tailored pathways of resources, activities, information, events, and opportunities specifically designed to help you to really get the most out of this summer.

Benefits of completing pathways this summer

  • Ease pressure in the busier times of the year
  • Formulate a strategy for your next steps
  • Put yourself in the prime position to flourish
  • Understand the importance of reflecting on the skills, values, and behaviours you’re currently developing, or may wish to develop in the future
  • Gain targeted and tailored information, insights, and experiences designed to support you to unlock your potential at UoB and beyond
  • Be equipped with the tools and knowledge to take your next stepsGet ahead by getting involved right now!

So what’s stopping you?

Get ahead by getting involved right now!

View all events over the summer

Below is a list of all the events taking place throughout the summer:

  • Top Tips for a successful Cover Letter
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Thu 25 Jul 2024
  • Top Tips for a successful Cover Letter
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Thu 15 Aug 2024
  • Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 20 Aug 2024
  • Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 03 Sept 2024
  • Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 10 Sept 2024
  • Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Thu 08 Aug 2024
  • Top Tips for CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 30 Jul 2024
  • Top Tips for CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 13 Aug 2024
  • Top Tips for CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Thu 29 Aug 2024
  • Top Tips for CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Thu 05 Sept 2024
  • Top Tips for CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 17 Sept 2024
  • Top Tips for Creating a CV
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 06 Aug 2024
  • Top Tips for Creating a CV
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    Online
    11:00 Tue 23 Jul 2024

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