Neville Kemp, Careers & Employability Adviser, suggests sources of PT jobs, how to make contacts and access the hidden job market and how to make a strong application etc.
Afonso de Sousa, from Linkedin, will take you through the process of building a strong online profile, making contacts and using the network to enhance your chances of progressing in your career.
Shona Lomas, from Youth Employment UK, demonstrates a free online programme to help you develop professional skills and behaviour. Gain a better understanding of what employers look for in an ideal candidate, and learn how to clearly demonstrate your professional development.
How do you build a network of good contacts in the creative industries? Neville takes you through tried and tested ways of getting your name out to the people who matter.
Are you going to stand up to the scrutiny students and graduates are put under when invited to meet employers in person? Learn how to prepare, avoid messing up, deal with nerves and to get yourself ready to make a great impression.
Lectures are open to all – just turn up at the allocated room. Places are first come first served.
Did you know students who plan their futures early are more likely to be successful professionally? This workshop plots the steps you need to take and shares tools and tips to navigate the careers maze.
Did you know most people can now get Government funding to study at postgraduate level? There are plenty of creative options to choose from and opportunities to get professional qualifications. This session will cover all aspects including funding, studying abroad and the application process.
For many people, work experience is the launchpad for a successful career. It is becoming increasingly important to build experience and contacts. This session looks at strategies and tips to get the work experience you crave.
User experience design is vital to optimise user satisfaction with a product. As a job experiencing substantial growth it is likely to appeal to a range of UCA students. Our industry lecturer gives the lowdown including tips to build a successful career in this area.
Careers & Employability advisers give CV feedback.
Students browse the exhibition in the UCA Epsom Project Space.
Students network with brand HR representatives.
A panel of UCA alumni answer questions and give their employment tips.
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