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Developing your career during and after your PhD

Kiri Granger, PhD psychology alumna from Nottingham, talks about how she met her future employer at a conference during the second year of her PhD. From starting with Cambridge Cignition as a…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 19th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

How to overcome interview nerves

Everyone has interview nerves but what can you do to let the real you shine through? Kirstin Barnard, Senior Careers Adviser, talks you through the various ways you can overcome your nerves before…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 24th, 2018 0 likes 494 plays 0  

Vlog: How to ace your next job interview

Got a job interview coming up? Masters student, Joey, gives her top tips on how to prepare and score yourself the job.

From  Carla Froggatt on June 14th, 2018 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Career advice | How to write a great application form

Erica Sparkes, Employability Education Projects Officer gives her advice on making an effective job application.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 31st, 2017 0 likes 236 plays 0  

Career advice | How to ace an assessment centre

Shelley Ashenden, Senior Careers Adviser, gives her top tips for acing an assessment centre.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 16th, 2017 0 likes 292 plays 0  

Career advice | How to make your CV stand out

Cathy Sibley, Employability Education Projects Officer, gives her top tips on how to make sure your CV stands out from the rest and is placed in the 'interview' pile!

From  Jackie Thompson on October 16th, 2017 0 likes 704 plays 0  

Career advice | How to give a strong presentation

Luke Lynch, Employability Education Projects Officer, gives his top tips on how to deliver an effective presentations during the recruitment process. Often this is an activity that students or…

From  Jackie Thompson on October 10th, 2017 0 likes 198 plays 0  

Career advice | How to write an effective covering letter

Hayley Gilmore, Students' Union Employability Manager, gives her top tips on writing an effective covering letter when applying for a job vacancy.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 10th, 2017 0 likes 561 plays 0  

Non-interactive video interviews: part one

A short introduction to non-interactive video interviews, often used by employers during the recruitment and selection process.

From  Joe Ward on January 26th, 2015 0 likes 688 plays 0