Video transcripts

You can access all the streaming videos included on the Careers Network website here, along with transcripts of the content.


Advice on telephone interviews 
Tips on preparation for telephone interviews from a successful graduate

Employer tips for telephone interviews
More advice on how to prepare for a telephone interview

What employers want from a telephone interview
What the interviewers are looking for

Employer advice for if you are unsuccessful at interview
The importance of requesting, and using feedback, from employers

Employability skills

Emily Hall's testimonial - Dentistry at Birmingham
A dentistry student talks about why she chose the University of Birmingham, what she has learned here, and what she hopes to do next

Helen Parry's testimonial - Medicine at Birmingham
A medical student talks about why she chose the University of Birmingham, the skills she learned in her degree, and her plans for the future

How to develop networking skills and how they can help you

Recognising your skills
Identifying transferrable skills from your degree

What to do at university to get a graduate job
Tips on improving your employability while you're still studying

Advantages of foreign exchange experience
Benefits of time working or studying abroad

Starting your own business
Schemes to help graduate entrepreneurs get started

Ways to stand out

Alumni advice on the recruitment process
Tips from a successful student on how to stand out

Taking time out
Opportunities outside of the traditional graduate pathways

An employer explains the recruitment process
Details on the whole graduate recruitment process and what employers are looking for

Make the most of your first year
Ways to get started on your career planning from the beginning of your degree

What do EPS graduates do? - Audio files

Karen Moore
BEng BCom in Mechanical Engineering & Business Management - Knowledge Management Consultant for KorteQ Ltd

Kiran Parmar
MEng Software Engineering - Business Analyst at CapGemini

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