How to Choose a Career You’ll Love
Want a job that’s interesting and enjoyable but not sure what? Our new How to Choose a Career You’ll Love online interactive course will help you to explore what you want from your future working life.
How to Succeed at: Writing Applications
Our free short online course will help you to write the perfect CV and application.
We’ll help you to understand the skills you have gained so far and show you how you can match them to job advertisements or course requirements. We’ll share top tips with you to help you write exceptional applications, CVs, covering letters and personal statements and provide insight from employers and admissions tutors on what they look for in candidates. We’ll go on to help you examine your digital footprint and develop a professional profile online.
The course is highly participative and includes videos and interactive material to help you master the art of application and CV writing.
How to Succeed at: Interviews
Being offered an interview can be quite daunting, so we’ve put together this free online course to help you prepare and be successful on the day.
We’ll help you to research the organisation so you can answer that frequently asked question ‘why do you want to work for us?’ with style.
We’ll provide advice on what to wear (and what not to wear) and go through some common interview questions. We’ll have tips from employers and admissions tutors on what they look for in candidates and cover the types of questions you should be asking them. Finally, we’ll help you to prepare for different types of interview including how to make an impression via telephone or video or within a group setting. We’ll also help you prepare for tests and practical work that may be included as part of the interview process.
The course includes articles, videos to watch and interactive material with tips to help you better understand how to prepare for your interview.
How to Build Your Profile on LinkedIn
This online presentation will show you how to create a professional online profile on LinkedIn.
How to Build your Network on LinkedIn
This online presentation will show you how to build your network of contacts on LinkedIn. It will guide you through the benefits of joining groups, how to use the alumni career insights facility, how to connect with professionals in your chosen industries and how make the most of this valuable resource – both now as a student / job seeker, but also as you move into your professional career.