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Careers and Enterprise

Masterclasses 2022

Get ready for life after graduation with our new series of Graduate Success Masterclasses! Find out more about the sessions and register by clicking the links below...

Exploring your career options...

How can I get a graduate job?   

In this session, we'll be exploring whether getting a graduate level job is right for you. And if so, you'll find out the different types of graduate level employment, find out the many different ways you can get a graduate level job, gain top tips from people who actually work with employers and know what they want and ultimately find out how this session links with the many other masterclasses we have available for you!

Should I do a Masters? 

Attend this workshop to find out more about what's involved in  Master's degree; get support in deciding if it's the right thing for you to do next; and get informed about finding courses and making successful applications.

I've graduated, now what?          

You've finished your degree but what happens next? Planning and building your career begins with YOU; who are you, what do you look like at your best and what exactly do you have to offer? Attend this masterclass as we seek to support you to explore and communicate effectively your skills, strengths and motivations (with the all important evidence) in your next opportunity.

How can I create my own opportunities    

Needing to showcase your skills to employers but not had the opportunity to do any work experience? Want the freedom to work when it suits you best? With a future of work that is moving swiftly away from the classic 9-5, you may be asking yourself “how do I create my own opportunites and start building my portfolio career?”

This workshop, with expert Jack Williams of UnderPinned and the QMUL Enterprise Team, will walk you through the early process of building a framework to work for yourself, finding your first clients, and crafting exciting pitches to secure work.

Acquiring skills and work experience...

How do I manage my career after graduating?   

Hear from a range of recent graduates about how they made the transition to the world of work. Find out how they navigated obstacles, created opportunities and successfully passed through the recruitment process.

How do I enter an Industry without relevant experience?             

Join us in this session where we'll explore the tools and techniques to get into you're preferred industries without having industry related internship/placement experience. We’ll be exploring how to be proactive immediately and demonstrate your motivations to a potential employer. Networking plays a huge part in a successful job search, we’ll also be identifying how to network, understand what an informational interview looks like and useful resources to help you move forward in your job search and showcase your skills

Hour of Code    

Curuous about coding ? Build up hands-on knowledge around coding through an interactive self-directed "hour" of code. It is an opportunity to learn the basics of coding, and see if it might be for you.

Showing your skills to employers...

How Can I Interview Successfully?           

Interviews can be nerve-wracking, but when you know what to expect, you feel more in control. In this workshop, we'll be helping you to improve your interview skills by looking at body language, question types and how to answer them. Whatever industry you are going into, this session will help you to prepare for your next interview and go into it with confidence.

How can I Build Networks and Career Success on LinkedIn and Social Media?       

In this session, we'll be exploring online tools that can help you to boost your professional network. We'll start by showing you how to stand out with your LinkedIn profile, then we'll explore ways to build your network. By the end of this session, you'll have the skills to start expanding your network, opening up the path to future opportunities.

How can I make my application stand out?          

Who really lands the role? The most qualified? Not always! In this workshop, we'll show you how to turn your experiences to your advantage, and make your CV and cover letter really stand out from the crowd!

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