Posted by on May 19, 2017 at 2:06 pm

  “How do I get myself a graduate job?” This is a question we frequently get asked within the career service, and one that can often be difficult to answer. A common goal for almost all students is to get themselves a graduate job at the end of their course, but the harsh reality is

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Posted by on May 2, 2017 at 9:36 am

  Alina took part in The Huddersfield Graduate Programme last year and shares her experience of the process and success in her role! About You Full Name Alina Chiriceanu Where are you from Bucharest, Romania Course title Product Design (BA) Course start year 2012 Course end year 2015 About your internship employer Company name Visual

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Posted by on November 1, 2016 at 10:00 am

Outfits and images provided by Grace Flood. Name: Francesca Moffatt Company name: Missguided Position: Production Coordinator / Model Booker What was your first job? Working very unsociable hours in a bar! What did you want to be when you grew up? I just knew that I wanted to work in fashion, but wasn’t sure which area.

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Posted by on October 11, 2016 at 8:51 am

Network network network! It’s true what they say, you never know who you might meet, and it’s all about who you know. By attending #HudGJF you’re widening your network with business professionals. Maybe you have found the perfect role, mention that chat you had at Grad Jobs Fair in your application, it’s a great starting

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Posted by on October 3, 2016 at 12:18 pm

  Introducing our first Student Spotlight, where every month we will be focussing on a student in a different industry that has studied at the University of Huddersfield. Our blogs aim to help give current students an insight into the world of work, and how studies can link to future job prospects. Name: Georgia Whiteley

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Posted by on July 14, 2016 at 10:23 am

Recently graduated with a creative degree or about to embark on your final year? This post is for you! Pip Jamieson, founder of The Dots  gives her expert advice on getting your foot on the ladder of a creative career. Don’t forget recent graduates of the university are able to sign up to our Graduate

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Posted by on July 12, 2016 at 3:11 pm

  Carol Vorderman, David Dimbleby, Lewis Carrol, Michael Morpurgo, Hugh Laurie ….what do they have in common? Right, they all gained third class degrees at University. Poor results can be devastating, especially if they were unexpected. But a third absolutely doesn’t mean the end of the road for your career plans. Far from it –

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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 June 28, 2016 at 10:06 am

Interning as a Research Officer for Community Foundation for Calderdale I had recently finished my Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, and knowing it was going to be difficult to get a job straight away, I sought advice through the University of Huddersfield Careers and Employability Service.  I spoke to the lovely Su Maynard who went through

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Posted by on February 23, 2016 at 1:36 pm

Transform Cosmetic Surgery was launched in Manchester in 1974 by Paul Braddon, originally specialising in hair transplants. The clinic gradually expanded their treatment offering over the years. In 2011, Transform opened its 25th clinic, and in 2014, the surgical specialist brand celebrated its 40th anniversary. Jack Maddix, 26, was lucky enough to acquire a year’s

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