Workshops run by Careers Network

Our workshops give you the tools you need to succeed in your applications, interviews and more!

Apply Yourself to...Making Awesome Applications

Date
Monday 8th February 2016 (11:00-12:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Learn to recognise what employers want and what makes a successful answer.

Finalists: Build your personal brand

Date
Tuesday 9th February 2016 (10:00-12:00)
Location:
Learning Centre UG09
Description
Find out how to promote yourself effectively to employers in a competitive job market.

Apply Yourself to….Success at Interview

Date
Tuesday 9th February 2016 (10:00-11:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Find out how to prepare for interviews, perfect your technique and impress on the day.

Finalists: Get to grips with the graduate job market

Date
Wednesday 10th February 2016 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Arts lecture room 8
Description
Find out where to look for a range of advertised, and non-advertised, graduate opportunities.

Joining the Army Reserves!

Date
Wednesday 10th February 2016 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Strathcona Building - Lecture Theatre 2 (R18 on campus map)
Description
Think you know what the Army Reserves is all about? Think again!

Finalists: Find big opportunities in small businesses

Date
Thursday 11th February 2016 (11:00-13:00)
Location:
Nuffield G13 (R9 on map)
Description
Discover the advantages of working for a smaller organisation and how to find opportunities

Succeed at Assessment Centres

Date
Tuesday 16th February 2016 (10:00-12:00)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
An opportunity to learn 'What employers do?', 'Why they do it?' and for You to practice Your skills.

Postgraduate Careers Club: your dissertation and employability

Date
Tuesday 16th February 2016 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Muirhead 121
Description
This workshop will discuss the varying skills your work on your dissertation will afford you, all of which employers want!

Introduction to Graduate Entry to Medicine - bigger picture

Date
Wednesday 17th February 2016 (14:00-16:00)
Location:
Mechanical engineering G36
Description
Introduction to Graduate Entry to Medicine - bigger picture

Apply yourself to... Creating a great CV

Date
Tuesday 23rd February 2016 (10:00-11:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Find out the steps to creating a CV with real impact.

Apply Yourself to...Making awesome applications

Date
Wednesday 24th February 2016 (11:00-12:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Learn to recognise what employers want and what makes a successful answer.

Apply Yourself to….Success at Interview

Date
Monday 29th February 2016 (10:30-12:00)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Find out how to prepare for interviews, perfect your technique and impress on the day.

Applying for Masters - application process and funding advice

Date
Wednesday 2nd March 2016 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Learning Centre UG06
Description
Find out about funding and application process for Masters courses.

Greener Prospects

Date
Wednesday 2nd March 2016 (13:30-16:30)
Location:
Learning Centre LG14
Description
Find out about career opportunities in arboriculture, biosecurity & government roles, climate change & sustainability, ecology, hydrology and meteorology.

LinkedIn: Build on the basics

Date
Wednesday 2nd March 2016 (13:30-15:00)
Location:
Learning Centre - UG08
Description
You've set up your profile and started building your connections – come along and find out how you can take the next steps to building your online brand with LinkedIn.

Succeed at Assessment Centres

Date
Tuesday 8th March 2016 (10:30-12:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
An opportunity to learn 'What employers do?', 'Why they do it?' and for You to practice Your skills.

Postgraduate Careers Club: the employer's perspective

Date
Tuesday 15th March 2016 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Muirhead 121
Description
This event will look at the skills employers value in postgraduate students and give ideas of what skills to emphasise on applications and cover letters.

Apply Yourself to….Success at Interview

Date
Monday 21st March 2016 (10:00-11:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Find out how to prepare for interviews, perfect your technique and impress on the day.

Graduate entry to Medicine /Dentistry - Writing successful UCAS personal statements

Date
Wednesday 25th May 2016 (14:00-16:00)
Location:
TBC
Description
This event is open to all students applying for graduate entry medicine.
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