Check out events for the week ahead. More at http://www.york.ac.uk/careers/events Employer presentation/event Mon 22 Feb, 13:30 — Afternoon skills session with Ashurst Mon 22 Feb, 14:45 — Ashurst - Meet the recruiter Tue 23 Feb, 15:00 — Fulbright Commission - Postgraduate Study in the US Wed 24 Feb, 17:00 — Bright Futures: How to … Continue reading Careers events for Spring, week 8
Guest blog written by Written by Catherine Moolenschot, Marketing Executive at Inspiring Interns. A 2014 LinkedIn study asked students what they value most when considering a job. The results show that students value work/life balance most, closely followed by benefits, company culture, clear career progression, and a sense of pride about where you work (as … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: How to Get an Internship at an SME
Check out events for the week ahead. More at http://www.york.ac.uk/careers/events Employer presentations: Week 2, Tue 6 Oct, 18:00 — York EY Career Networking Evening — Employer presentation; view details online. Week 2, Thu 8 Oct, 18:30 — Freshfields Panel Presentation — Employer presentation; view details online. Skills courses: Week 2, Wed 7 Oct, 14:00 — … Continue reading Careers events for Week 2
Careers blog written by Irena Zientek, Information Resources Manager, Careers Employers often comment on mistakes made by job applicants and having conducted selection processes in Careers we have to agree with many of their observations. Here are some errors we’ve noticed in people’s application forms. “Who needs instructions?” There are often sections on application forms … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Application no-nos
If you missed the Assessment Centre Activity Day in week 4, you're in luck! Here is a write up of the key questions answered by representatives from PwC, Coca Cola Enterprises , Asda and BT, advising students about the ins and outs of assessments centres. Host: Kate Dodd, Academic Registrar Panellist 1: Cassandra Barker, PwC … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Assessment Centre Activity Day
Taking place in London and Birmingham, these exhibitions offer you the opportunity to meet some of the UK's top graduate employers. Entry is free, but register at https://www.gradjobs.co.uk/recruitment-exhibitions London exhibition Venue: Olympia 2, London Date: 11 - 12 October (11am - 5pm) Birmingham exhibition Venue: NEC, Birmingham Date: 8 - 9 November (11am - 4pm).
Swinton Technology (based in Malton, North Yorkshire) are the global leading company in engineering and supplying Oil and Gas Fiscal Metering, or flow computation systems. Swinton have satellite offices in KL (Malaysia) and Bahrain, and handle projects on a global basis, as well as covering their home markets of UK (North Sea) and mainland refineries. … Continue reading Swinton Technology presentation
Last chance to vote for your favourite employers in the UK's largest careers survey and win prizes while helping children too. Trendence Graduate Barometer give 50p to Childline for every completed survey plus you can win great prizes, including festival tickets, backstage passes, DAB radios and a day at Planet Rock Radio. Visit www.trendence-gradbarometer.co.uk to vote.