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How PGRs can stand out at an interview - an employer's perspective

As a PGR recruiter, Steven Mulholland, VP of People at ONYX Insight, gives an insight into how PGRs can stand out during the interview process and how to make the transition from academia into…

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Not sure what career will suit you? Find out how to get started

Tired of people asking, what’s next and not knowing what to say? Does it feel like everyone has a plan apart from you? Don’t worry, you’re not alone - we’re here to help you…

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Introducing our first careers vlogger, Jasmine 👋

Jasmine is a second year liberal arts student with an interest in pursuing a global career. Stay tuned and follow Jasmine's story as she shares her experiences to help you on your way to finding…

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Applying for jobs outside academia - the recruiter's viewpoint (1/3)

Gain an insight into the information needs of the recruiter during the selection process. What do recruiters look for? How much detail do they require? Using a card-sorting exercise Clare…

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Applying for jobs outside academia - evidence for employers (2/3)

In this second video in the three-part series, the focus moves to how to generate the detailed evidence employers expect to see in an application. The video covers transferable skills and experience…

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Applying for jobs outside academia - assessing your skills and behaviours (3/3)

In this third video in the series, the focus is on assessing your skills, behaviours and experiences realistically. There are challenges involved in doing this as not all the evidence you include in…

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Successful job applications for PhD students

If you're a PhD student applying for jobs in academia or industry, the three 'I's will make your application stand out. The three 'I's are Interest, Immediate and Impact.…

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Job interview success: get to know Mondelez

Want to know how to impress an interviewer? It's simple, get to know the company inside out. This is often called commercial awareness. Katya Savelieva, from Mondelez, explains what they …

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Job interview success: get to know Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Want to know how to impress an interviewer? It's simple, get to know the company inside out. This is often called commercial awareness. Monica Fowler, from Enterprise Rent-A-Car, explains what…

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Job interview success: get to know Nottinghamshire Police

Want to know how to impress an interviewer? It's simple, get to know the company inside out. This is often called commercial awareness. Craig Guildford, Chief Constable from Nottinghamshire…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Dr Carl Mundy, PhD alumnus, talks about the job application process

Carl, who competed his PhD Astronomy, secured his first position as a Data Analyst with Tessella. He gives an insight into the application process he experienced with Tessella

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Getting a graduate job - Biosciences

In this interview with a Biosciences student, Andrew Fitzmaurice, Recruitment Director of MorePeople, gives us his hints and tips about careers and employability.…

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London PR, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company London PR. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

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Sport Lived, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company Sport Lived. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

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Go Dine, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company Go Dine. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

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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…

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Jennifer Spencer - BSc Microbiology

Jennifer talks about research and her graduate job.

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