My Placement Year at the University of Reading

My Professional Placement Year, working as a Communications Coordinator for the University of Reading has been incredible. Despite the lockdown, and the waves of disruption that came with it, I have learnt loads in my time here, and could not recommend a better role to go into for your Placement Year. I have been very fortunate to work on projects such as the MyName project … Continue reading My Placement Year at the University of Reading

A Skills Led Recovery for a new digital world

Leo Whyte is a principal consultant for BT Global, who has spent most of his career in Technology, Media & Telecoms.  Leo shares his thoughts on how the pandemic has accelerated the changes that both organisations and individuals need to embrace to succeed. For all the uncertainty since the coronavirus struck, one thing is undeniable; success, if not survival, in the challenging economic landscape has … Continue reading A Skills Led Recovery for a new digital world

Destroyer of the first page!

Can making mistakes be a good thing?! Have you struggled with making a start on an application or assessment? Or even an important assignment? You are not alone! When I was an art student (many moons ago) I always used to struggle with adding anything to a new sketchbook. The concept of keeping the sketchbook in this perfect condition, and never doing anything I wasn’t … Continue reading Destroyer of the first page!

Who are Henley Careers and Professional Development?

Heard of us, but not sure what we have to do with your time at uni Well, let me enlighten you…

We are a dedicated careers service for Henley Business School and ICMA Centre students at the University of Reading. As a Henley or ICMA Centre student, you get the benefits of the main UoR Careers Service, as well as us! We have knowledge and experience in the world of business, finance, accounting and real estate, and we can support you in progressing your career Continue reading Who are Henley Careers and Professional Development?