Preparing to graduate in difficult times – 5 myths busted


"The very fact that you’ve faced and overcome the challenges of having to study online, and adapted to a complete change in society is no mean feat. Employers will recognise that fact." These are tough times for students and those who are about to graduate (as well as those who graduated in 2020) and, understandably, … Continue reading Preparing to graduate in difficult times – 5 myths busted

Time for a well-earned break (and possibly one careers action?!) this Christmas


Christmas vacation - at last! We’re all feeling the strain after this year’s unexpected events, so this vacation is a particularly welcome time.  Yes, you might have revision to start or course work to finish, but be sure to take a breather as well. It’s more important than ever that you take some time to … Continue reading Time for a well-earned break (and possibly one careers action?!) this Christmas

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 29: Tom Banham, Director of Employability and Careers


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

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 28: Tom Ronson, Process Development Chemist


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on working within the pharmaceutical sector. We interviewed Tom Ronson, who currently works as a Process Development Chemist at AstraZeneca. (Please note: This episode was recorded before the global pandemic) Subscribe on your favourite platform. About Tom Tom works as a process development chemist … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 28: Tom Ronson, Process Development Chemist