Upcoming events

We have lots of great events coming up this term, including our International Students Careers Week – see below for some highlights. For the full list, see careers.qmul.ac.uk/events

29/01Google Skills – Writing for Social Media

Whether you’re looking to start your own business, or aspire to be a social media marketer, hear from expert Googlers on how to develop these skills.

30/01Get into Teaching!

Join the Department for Education (DfE) for an introduction to the teaching profession, an overview of what to expect in the role, and a chance to ask questions about your teacher training options. ARK Teacher Training and TeachFirst also confirmed to attend.

31/01Diversity in the Civil Service

The Civil Service Fast Stream invites you to a panel discussion about the importance of diversity in Whitehall with current civil servants from a range of backgrounds and departments.

06/02PwC for Humanities and Social Sciences

This session, delivered by PwC, is designed to highlight key employability skills you’ve learnt throughout your course, and showcase how these skills are transferable across a range of different careers.

07/02Games-based assessment in Graduate Recruitment

Hear from Arctic Shores, whose games-based assessments are used by the BBC, Deloitte, Vodafone, RBS, Citi, Network Rail (to name but a few). Learn about the different games being used by these organisations, have a go at playing one of their games, and discuss the future of recruitment gamification.

08/02What’s a strengths-based interview? With FDM Group

Some employers are moving away from using competency-based interview questions to using a strengths-based interview approach. Hear from the FDM group about how to prepare for strengths-based questions and how be successful in this type of assessment.

12/02-16/02 – International Students Careers Week events – *look out for further information*

15/02QMUL Jobs Market

This is your chance to meet employers face-to-face and apply for live job opportunities. The employers will largely be recruiting for their summer internship programmes, local part-time work and work experience.

26/02Google Skills – Get Stuck into Digital

Learn about the importance of digital for businesses and your own career, and get top tips from Google on how to market a business online.


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