Posted by on July 19, 2013 at 9:13 am

CV advice mainly focuses on what to include so to redress the balance here’s a quick list of what to avoid. Take this list with a hefty pinch of salt and remember that the ‘in general, in the UK’ rule applies. If you’re writing a CV for elsewhere in the world then customs vary so

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Posted by on July 18, 2013 at 8:38 am

The corks have popped and you’ve already graduated, or will be doing so soon, in the sunshine at the University of Huddersfield!  And then what? For many the next step will be to get focussed on your search for your first graduate job.  This is where the Careers and Employability Service comes in.  Even if

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Posted by on July 15, 2013 at 2:34 pm

The Careers and Employability Service at The University of Huddersfield is pleased to announce that we were successfully reaccredited against the Matrix Standard. The University’s Careers Service first achieved the award back in 2002. Since then, the rest of Student Services have come on-board and this is now our 4th successive reaccreditation. Matrix is a

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Posted by on July 8, 2013 at 10:43 am

Last week I met a final year student who wanted to book a careers interview. Fine, I said, when are you available? He thought for a moment and sadly answered “anytime! I haven’t anything to do at all now that I’ve graduated!” If you’re a new graduate without a job, course or placement on the

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