Posted by on January 23, 2017 at 9:36 am

Getting over your fears about approaching Careers “The Wall is a colossal fortification which stretches for 100 leagues (300 miles) along the northern border of the Seven Kingdoms, defending the realm from the wildlings who live beyond.” So you are a student, you want to come and ask the Careers and Employability for advice, but

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Posted by on July 8, 2016 at 11:08 am

It is graduation! It is the moment that you have been working towards, and it is a very exciting time for everyone. For a lot of people this is the start of a new adventure, however if you are feeling a bit daunted about the prospect of hunting for graduate jobs, then don’t worry –

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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 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 October 13, 2014 at 3:12 pm

It is common for the average student to deem their careers service as an insignificant part of their university experience. Alongside being occupied with lectures, nights out and societal activities, the careers service is often bypassed without a second thought. Getting a job can be dealt with later, right? This blog post aims to encourage like-minded

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Posted by on June 16, 2014 at 3:20 pm

The huge transition between finishing University as an undergraduate student and starting your career in full time employment is notorious for being one of the most difficult periods in a person’s life. Whether intensively revising, arduously finishing your dissertation, or just finding the time to take a well-deserved nap, the last thing a student wants

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