Posted by on November 9, 2015 at 3:56 pm

What is your name? Will Brooks What degree/postgraduate course did you study and where? History and Economics at University of Manchester What is your current job title? Web / Digital Insight Analyst How did you get your current job – what were the steps you took from graduation? After graduating in the summer of 2014, I

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Posted by on November 2, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Working in the Students Union has not only helped me build and find new skills but has also given me one of the best experiences and helped me grow as a person. I found the opportunity through Social Media whilst following the Students Union on Twitter and after reading through the requirements of the role

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Posted by on October 13, 2015 at 12:43 pm

It is that time of year again, and the Careers Service have been busy working full steam ahead planning the 2015 Graduate Jobs Fair! On 20 October 2015 the Sports Hall in Student Central will be packed with around 70 graduate employers, and they want to hear from you! If you’re planning to come along here’s a list

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Posted by on September 30, 2015 at 12:37 pm

I’m rubbish at goodbyes and I’ve realised why, usually with goodbyes there’s this feeling you have that you’re moving forward to better things, this goodbye is to a company that delivered an internship that has not only provided a positive and challenging role in a new and exciting industry, it has also provided a supportive

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Posted by on September 25, 2015 at 9:00 am

Oh, Volkswagen. What have you done? As the FT reported this week, “It is an innovative way to fail. Lesser rivals have accidentally made millions of cars with accelerator pedals that stick and airbags that misfire. VW, by contrast, went out of its way to make sure that 11m diesel cars would malfunction in exactly the

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Posted by on September 24, 2015 at 11:24 am

Welcome to the University of Huddersfield! Hopefully you’re reading this as a result of discovering our excellent, newly updated JobShop. That’s where you’ll find all of our latest part time job vacancies both on and off campus. You can even create a basic CV online through MyCareer that will help you to apply for jobs.

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Posted by on September 8, 2015 at 9:19 am

Creating and inspiring exciting graduate careers in IT and business. Have a look at what University graduates are up to now…. My name is: Daniel Metcalfe My degree: University of Huddersfield Virtual Reality Design with Animation My role at FDM is: Java Developer I am currently placed at:  SSP Here is a description of my role

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Posted by on September 1, 2015 at 3:52 pm

It is the beginning of the academic year, and if you are about to come and study at the University of Huddersfield this September, then nerves and excitement will most likely be very high up on your list of emotions. It is probably also true to say that thinking about your graduate career and preparing

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Posted by on August 26, 2015 at 10:47 am

If you want to try something new at university this year then why not check out Radio Hud? Becoming part of the radio society is a rewarding and an awesome hands-on learning experience. Here are eight ways working for your University radio station can change your life forever: It develops your verbal communication skills. While playing

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Posted by on August 24, 2015 at 11:11 am

Abigail secured an internship through The Huddersfield Graduate Programme My first month at Olympus Technologies, what can I say? It’s been a bit of a whirlwind and an absolute blast. I can’t believe I’m already over a month into my internship, it barely feels like 2 weeks have gone by! I’ve been working as a

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