Start your own blog!

Posted by Mark Gilbert on 17 July 2015

We really hope you are finding these posts useful and interesting but have you thought of writing a blog of your own? It could be a great way for you to improve your language skills and to develop your own writing style. Karen Deadfield talks you through the basics.

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Topics: employability skills, International Students

UK CVs and Cover Letters

Posted by Mark Gilbert on 17 July 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMWmBX5BT5c

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Topics: International Students

Finding full time work and work experience in the UK

Posted by Mark Gilbert on 16 July 2015

The third of our Summer Webinar series focuses on working in the UK. Whether you are looking for temporary work experience or a long term career in the UK, you'll get tips and advice here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQe0c2hT9Xk

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Topics: International Students

Marketing Your Degree Overseas

Posted by Mark Gilbert on 15 July 2015

Studying in the UK is a real CV booster - evidence consistently demonstrates that studying abroad increases your professional prospects when you get back home - whichever country you are from. However, you'll really benefit from knowing how to sell this experience to employers in your home country. This one hour podcast shows you how to do just that. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8RHwvIFVjOU

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Topics: International Students

Making the Most of LinkedIn for International Students

Posted by Mark Gilbert on 14 July 2015

LinkedIn opens up a whole world of potential career contacts, and this video of our recent podcast will show you how to master it. You'll find out how to make the most of groups, and why they are a such a powerful networking tool. You'll also get the lowdown on how to present yourself as professionally as possible, and build a profile which is credible and really stands out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vP5R8sgRcLI

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Topics: International Students

International Futures Summer Webinar Series

Posted by Mark Gilbert on 5 June 2015

Every year The Careers Group runs a series of webinars for international students from across the University of London. Don’t miss this summer’s series, which will cover finding work in the UK and overseas. To participate in the webinar you need to register your place.

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Topics: networking, job hunting, employability skills, CVs and applications, career choice, International Students

Have you missed this visa option for temporary work in the UK?

Posted by Sue Moseley on 29 May 2015
Image courtesy of Freedigitalimages.net by cuteimage
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Topics: employability skills, International Students

The Study China Programme

Posted by Mark Gilbert on 28 May 2015

 

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Topics: employability skills, International Students

80,000 people did this last year - now it's your chance and it's free!

Posted by Sue Moseley on 27 May 2015

Want to learn how to make effective career decisions?

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Topics: networking, job hunting, employability skills, CVs and applications, career choice, International Students, Interviews

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