We often hear great things from our graduates and we’re interested in reaching out and asking them about their experiences since graduation and tips they may have to share with current students and other graduates. We caught up with Becky Guppy, a Commercial Music BA graduate and Career Management MA postgraduate, to find out about her graduate/ postgraduate journey and see what tip she has for you all!
Our next Top 10 Feature on The CORE is the super-functional job search engine. Use this tool to search for jobs sourced by the Career Development team and opportunities from across the country powered by Indeed.
Ah the trusty CV builder! This may well be your first interaction with The CORE. If you’ve never written a CV before, if you’re creating a brand new targeted/graduate CV, or if you’re trying to cut years of experience down to the (standard) required 2 pages, the CV builder is a great place to start!
A massive welcome to all students starting this week and welcome back to everyone else! We hope you’ve had a very restful holiday and are on top form for the first/final term of the academic year. (If you will be a continuing student in September, don’t forget the university will be moving to semesters!)
We’re already nearing the Easter weekend and Term 3 is just around the corner! Whether you’re wrapping up an assignment, revising for upcoming exams or working to save up funds for the summer, we figured that this calm before the storm was the best time to offer you some pearly pearls of wisdom. Save, bookmark or print for future reference!
Job hunting in the digital age. It’s not all fun and games!
As the demand for graduate jobs increases, the way in which candidates need to apply is continually adapting. Check out these examples of recruiters using online game technology to teach, build upon and assess candidates’ skills: