In the UK, there are laws in place to prevent many forms of unpaid work, however, lack of specificity means it is still possible for many employers to advertise unpaid opportunities. … More Unpaid Internships: Know Your Rights!
As well as being an opportunity to prove you are the right person for a role, job hunts are a great opportunity to determine whether an organisation is right for you! … More Deciding Whether an Organisation’s Culture is Right For You
It is incredibly valuable to put yourself in new environments and surround yourself with new people, because you might find yourself discovering a wide array of possibilities you haven’t yet considered. … More New Year, New Experiences!
Ray Harte, Careers Consultant Choosing a career can be broken down into thinking about your skills, values and interests and exploring different roles to find what might be a good match. This blog post focuses on how to explore your options. See the first post to find out how to think about your skills. So, … More Exploring Options:What Should I Do With My Degree?
Ray Harte, Careers Consultant Choosing a career can be broken down into thinking about your skills, values and interests and exploring different roles to find what might be a good match. This blog post focuses on how to identify and use your skills. See the second post on how to explore your options. “I don’t … More Self Reflection: What Should I Do With My Degree?
It can be daunting applying for jobs whilst you are still doing your degree. However, it gives you the stability of having a job ready for you after you graduate! Most graduate schemes open from late September to early January, each scheme will differ in its opening and closing date. Many graduate schemes have lengthy … More Realities of Applying to Graduate Schemes
Exams are over, the sun is out, you’ve been enjoying the feeling of freedom and relief but now the panic is starting to set in. It’s time to find a job but you don’t know where to start. You’ve sent off a few CVs but you haven’t heard anything back and it’s all getting a … More Worried about getting a job?