How to Make the Most of Your UCAS Fair

15 March 2017

Topic: Careers

How to Make the Most of Your UCAS Fair

There’s a lot to think about when you’re planning your UCAS visit. The fairs are busy and there’s loads of exciting things going on, but you want to be sure that you’ll come away with all the information you need to make that all-important choice of which university is right for you.

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Dress for Success

24 February 2017

Topic: Careers

Dress for Success

If you want to get ahead in business, you need to look the part. You can be highly skilled, but if you’re a scruff bag, people won’t see past your messy appearance. Make sure that your office wardrobe works for you with our top tips.

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How to Prepare for Competency Interview Questions

14 October 2016

Topic: Careers

How to Prepare for Competency Interview Questions

It’s natural to be nervous before an interview: you don’t know what kind of questions they might ask you, but your career might depend on your answers.

However, as with many things, the key lies in preparation – particularly when it comes to competency-based questions, which focus on your practical skills.

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How to structure a dissertation

07 October 2016

Topic: Students Corner

How to structure a dissertation

Writing your first dissertation is a notoriously difficult task, but with the right structure, you can make it easier.

Here’s our quick guide to how your dissertation should look, though different topics and disciplines may need different approaches. Make sure you ask your tutor as well, just to be on the safe side!

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The Do's and Don'ts of Fresher's Week

30 September 2016

Topic: Students Corner

The Do's and Don'ts of Fresher's Week

Fresher's week is an exciting time for every student: usually, you've moved to a new place, you're meeting lots of new people, and you have three years of possibilities and opportunities in front of you.

Ensure you make the best of it with our handy tips!

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Working in Recruitment

23 September 2016

Topic: Careers

Working in Recruitment

The world of recruitment is a fast-paced and exciting one, and recruitment consultants have to have a wide range of skills. Good people skills (face-to-face and over the phone), the ability to learn quickly, and written and verbal communication skills are all essential for success in this industry.

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