3 ways to develop the skills that employers want


Employers who recruit students and graduates want more than a good academic record and degree class. They also want employability skills (eg IT, teamwork and communication skills), plus strengths and qualities (such as resilience and self-motivation). So, how can you develop these while you’re at university? Read on to find out. 1. Work experience Whether … Continue reading 3 ways to develop the skills that employers want

Understand yourself, your skills and your ideals


Thursday's advice: Understand yourself, your skills and your ideals.  Many employers look for specific skills when recruiting, and a student exhibiting many of these qualities will have an advantage over those who don't. But as you develop skills, you need to understand how they're beneficial. Understanding yourself, your skills and your ideals is about more than … Continue reading Understand yourself, your skills and your ideals