Listen to this and all the previous episodes. Something a bit different in this episode - Kate speaks to two Uni of York colleagues about imposter syndrome. What is it? Why does it happen? How can you deal with it? What support is out there for you? In Careers we hear a lot of students mentioning … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do? Episode 61: Imposter syndome
If you’re applying for grad schemes or internships, there’s no avoiding the fact that soon you’ll have to do a job interview and probably an assessment centre. So, how can your careers service help you? Read our advice and top tips https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BulWeFifKFM&t=1s Start with our webpages on assessment centres and interviews. They are full of … Continue reading How can we help you prepare for an interview or assessment centre?
Listen to this and all the previous episodes. Vinusha's bio: I am currently a History undergraduate student who is completing a placement year at the NHS Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group. Although my degree and the NHS may not appear to have a direct link, I have an interest to work in the public sector, in … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do? Episode 58: Vinusha Haran, Placement Year experience in the NHS
Three York History of Art graduates joined us by video call during the lockdown to tell us what they do and how they got there, and give some advice and top tips for current students pursuing careers in arts and heritage. Here’s what we learned. You can watch the full video below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3CICiPU9Xo Networking works … Continue reading Careers in Arts & Heritage
Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? is a bit different. Recorded during the lockdown, Kate and Tom, Director of Employability and Careers at the University of York, talk about what it's going to be like for graduates going into the job market in the middle of a global pandemic. They look at how … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 29: Tom Banham, Director of Employability and Careers
Today’s episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on publishing. We interviewed Helen Barton, who works as a commissioning editor for Cambridge University Press. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Helen Helen graduated from University College London with a Linguistics degree in 2002, and joined Cambridge University Press as an Assistant … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 15: Helen Barton, Commissioning Editor