Postgraduate Study Fair launches new look and website to great response

Posted by Phoebe Hatton on 22 January 2016

The UK's leading Postgraduate Study Fair has a new look and feel to both its website and branding. The refresh  accommodates the changing needs of prospective postgraduate students and universities exhibiting at the fair.

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Topics: Postgraduate study, Fairs and Events

PhD funding fair: April-Louise's story

Posted by Rosalind Kemp on 23 October 2015

April-Louise tells us how she secured her PhD studentship and gives her tips for success.

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Topics: Postgraduate study, Fairs and Events

Events this term for LGBT students

Posted by Rosalind Kemp on 2 October 2015

Autumn term's always a busy time for employer events and graduate fairs. Here are some particular highlights with careers events in London aimed at LGBT students and graduates:

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Topics: Diversity, Fairs and Events

Don’t let employers hold you back. Unleash your potential!

Posted by Rosalind Kemp on 10 September 2015

We’ve all been through bouts of unemployment in our lives - spending endless hours scrolling through job listings, writing and rewriting your CV while being part of a huge pool of jobseekers.
 
When you finally get to the job interview stage, it can be tempting to fall into the trap of moulding yourself to what you think the employer wants you to be. You ditch your personality and take the safe route of transforming into a clone candidate. You start replying to questions with what you think they want to hear, rather than saying what you truly feel. Being honest in that all-important job interview is key to ensuring the employer and you are a good match. If you try to conform to a pre-set mould, you’ll soon find yourself frustrated at work later on.
 
Don’t try to fit the imaginary mould, create your own!
 

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Topics: Diversity, Fairs and Events

LGBT inclusion in the Global Workplace

Posted by MartinBrown on 1 May 2015

As businesses compete for talent, expand into new markets and accelerate innovation, diversity and inclusiveness is a source of competitive advantage.

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Topics: Diversity, Business and Finance, Fairs and Events

Shout Out to Post Docs

Posted by Fiona Richardson on 28 April 2015

A message from Yulia Kiseleva, PhD student at the Department of War Studies at King's

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Topics: Peace, Politics and Policy, Postgraduate study, Fairs and Events

Diversity Roundup - October

Posted by Rosalind Kemp on 31 October 2014
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Topics: STEM, Diversity, law, Business and Finance, Fairs and Events

Accessible careers events

Posted by Rosalind Kemp on 8 October 2014

This month The Careers Group University of London is hosting the London Graduate Fair on Tuesday 15 October and the Postgraduate Study Fair on Wednesday 29 October 2014.

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Topics: Diversity, job hunting, Fairs and Events

Frontrunner for Disabled Students Programme

Posted by Frances Cassidy on 26 September 2014

Frontrunner for Disabled Students is a three day leadership and employability programme sponsored by Santander. Over 400 students from 100 universities across the UK have now attended the Frontrunner for disabled students programme. This is a free residential programme with the next course taking place in Nottingham from 4-6 November.

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Topics: Diversity, employability skills, Fairs and Events

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