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VLOG: How To Make Friends At University | first year/fresher university advice!

Ella takes you through her top tips and advice for making friends at the University of Nottingham. Ella’s Channel: https://www.youtube.com/ellhought0n #UoNFreshers #WeAreUoN

From  Paul Hodgson on September 16th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Six tips to get you through Clearing

Six tips to get you through clearing Feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of clearing? Here's six tips from some of our students who went through it last year.…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 22nd, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Claudia's story

Claudia works directly with students at one of our Student Service Centres. Claudia works front of house helping students with any queries they may have during their time here at University. From…

From  Deborah Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Vlog: 5 things to do before starting uni

Varun's got 5 top tips for things you can do in preparation for starting university. UoN SU Welcome site: https://www.su.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome/ UoN new students 2018 Facebook group:…

From  Paul Hodgson on September 14th, 2018 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Vlog: Freshers chat with Mum

Ali and her Mum have a chat about their experiences of Ali moving to university, and what advice they'd give new students and their parents. Check out Ali's channel:…

From  Tom Travis on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 44 plays 0  

How to overcome job interview nerves

Do you have an interview coming up? Are you getting nervous? Don't worry, Kirsty Barnard, Senior Careers Adviser, outlines the things you can do before and during the interview to overcome your…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 22nd, 2018 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Graduate career opportunities within Citizens Advice

Interested in working for a charity? Neil Clurow, alumnus (social policy and administration) and development manager gives an insight into the work of Citizens Advice, the types of roles available,…

From  Jackie Thompson on May 16th, 2018 0 likes 27 plays 0  

How to get a job with a charity

Sarah Hancock, philosophy and theology alumna, works for The Challenge. She gives advice on how you can stand out in the recruitment process, the skills charities look for and the evidence that you…

From  Jackie Thompson on March 8th, 2018 0 likes 46 plays 0  

LinkedIn: Connection Invitations

Are you looking to make connections on LinkedIn? To ensure you get positive responses to your request, follow the three P's! Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager from the Careers and…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 24th, 2017 0 likes 58 plays 0  

LinkedIn: Your Summary

Are you using LinkedIn to make contacts and search for job vacancies? Then you'll need a strong personal summary. Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager from the Careers and…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 24th, 2017 0 likes 72 plays 0  

LinkedIn: Your Professional Headline

Your professional headline is one of the first elements of your profile that LinkedIn users will see and so it's important to get it right. Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager, from…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 23rd, 2017 0 likes 103 plays 0  

Career advice | Professional guidance from alumni

Amy Prosser, Senior Scientist at Sygnature Discovery, talks about her role as a mentor and the types of questions she gets asked by students. They range from how she chose her PhD and how she got…

From  Jackie Thompson on October 31st, 2017 0 likes 200 plays 0  

Vlog: Things I wish I'd known last year

Sophie offers the advice she wish she'd known before she started university. Sophie's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5yVk7Sw4KXrsisGxvwmfig

From  Tom Travis on September 19th, 2017 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Vlog: Living off campus

Hannah gives some tips about living off campus. Hannah's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCoZGyEMMW4ljy1QakZFgcg

From  Tom Travis on September 19th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Vlog: More things you might be worried about

Humeara offers advice about budgeting, making friends, living away from home and not drinking alcohol. Check out Humeara's channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos…

From  Tom Travis on September 19th, 2017 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Vlog: Things you might be worrying about...but don't need to be!

Starting uni can be a bit scary, so Ali's here to settle your nerves about making friends, living away from home and managing your work. Ali's channel:…

From  Tom Travis on September 6th, 2017 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Vlog: 5 things I've learnt from first year at uni

Find out the top 5 things Ali's learnt from her first year at university. Watch more of Ali's videos:…

From  Deborah Storey on August 16th, 2017 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Vlog: 5 things I've learnt from first year at uni

Find out the top 5 things Ali's learnt from her first year at university. Watch more of Ali's videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

From  Tom Travis on July 18th, 2017 0 likes 261 plays 0  

Dr Emma Taylor-Steeds, PhD alumna - Using the Careers and Employability Service

During Emma's third year of her PhD Chemistry, she made the most of the help available from the Careers and Employability Service. She had a one-to-one appointment with careers, a CV and…

From  Jackie Thompson on April 12th, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0  

eMentoring - bring your career ideas to life

Laura Mingley, biology graduate talks about how the eMentoring scheme helped her gain a first-hand insight into the career that interested her. She asked her mentor, Paul Little, an alumnus of the…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 19th, 2016 0 likes 200 plays 0  

Vlog: Top 5 tips for making friends at uni

Find out how Emma and Laura became friends during their first weeks at university! See more from Emma https://www.youtube.com/user/MemoriesbyEmma

From  Tom Travis on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Vlog: Buying uni books on a budget

Find out Amy and Laura's tips for buying books for university on a budget! See more from Amy and Laura:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXfLBxpMVOtlyagSUxkncWA

From  Tom Travis on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Vlog: Long distance relationships

Amy and Laura offer some advice about how to manage long distance relationships when moving to university. See more of Amy and Laura's videos…

From  Tom Travis on September 1st, 2016 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Vlog: Uni jargon buster 101

What exactly *is* a fresher? What's the difference between a lecture and a seminar? Who in the world is a personal tutor? Emma's here to explain some of those unfamiliar words you might…

From  Tom Travis on April 14th, 2016 0 likes 89 plays 0  

Vlog: Healthy eating at uni

Charlotte gives some tips on how to eat healthily at uni. See more of Charlotte's videos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD-n-vgKgemZ50S0F9t_hSw

From  Tom Travis on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 319 plays 0  

Vlog: Dear first year me...

Molly, Josh and David travel back in time to give their first year selves some advice... actual time travel at 3:18! See more from David, Josh and Molly…

From  Tom Travis on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 231 plays 0  

Vlog: First day experience

Shane talks about what to expect on your first day when you move to Nottingham. Find your hall on Facebook http://goo.gl/MQ7cVF See more from Shane https://www.youtube.com/user/shanevslife

From  Tom Travis on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 422 plays 0  

Vlog: School study vs. Uni study

Studying at University can be a bit different to what you're used to at school. Amy and Laura are here to talk you through some things you might want to bear in mind. See more of Amy and…

From  Tom Travis on September 15th, 2015 0 likes 299 plays 0  

Vlog: Expectations vs. reality

How does life at Nottingham compare to Tom's expectations? Find out in this vlog! Watch Amy and Laura's vlog about living in self-catered halls https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eubSFYDIY34…

From  Tom Travis on September 11th, 2015 0 likes 654 plays 0  

Adrian Hayes

A short video of explorer, adventurer and business coach, Adrian Hayes talking about his life and how he achieves his goals. As well as offering advice to current students of The University of…

From  Digital Communications on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 85 plays 0  

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From  Digital Communications on April 8th, 2014 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Tips for University applicants and interviewees

In this video, Matt Harrison, Marketing and Recruitment Projects Manager at The University of Nottingham, gives his top tips for potential applicants and interviewees. Got any questions about…

From  Digital Communications on January 17th, 2014 0 likes 616 plays 0  

Careers Roadshow 2013

Campus Cam finds out how the Careers and Employability Service have been celebrating #UoNAmbition at the Careers Roadshow, asking students and staff to share their ambitions and advice. For more…

From  Digital Communications on January 7th, 2014 0 likes 18 plays 0