This blog takes some of the 5 must-reads of 2021 and 5 other books to take a look at in the University of Reading Library to get you to expand your knowledge in your subject area. Reading these books will also help you stand out at interviews. Continue reading 5 Must Reads for Any Student
Starting to think about your career pathway can be hard, as well as having to juggle your academic work and societies but it is important to start thinking about it early to get the best opportunities. This blog helps break it down for you how valuable it is to start thinking about your career from first year at University, along with advice from our Career Consultants. Continue reading Why Is It Important to Start Career Thinking Early?
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
Struggling to stay on top of all your academic work as well as staying career focused? Whilst it is important to take a break over Easter, make sure you’re doing things to keep on top of job or placement hunting. This blog can give you some top tips and tricks on how to balance everything and still take time to relax. Continue reading How to Stay Career Focused This Easter?
This Q&A with Will Peshall will give you insights into how to find the right placement for you, where are good places to start searching and what its valuable for you to start thinking about your future and making active steps. Continue reading Placement Insights: Q&A with Will from the Henley Careers Team
Are you thinking about going into the finance sector? This blog breaks down the different sectors and positions you could go into in the finance sector. It also links to further your understanding and links to popular graduate schemes. Continue reading Looking to Go into the Finance Sector?
We have a Q&A with Bidemi who is currently an Audit Associate at PwC to give us some insights into what their graduate scheme could include. This blog also gives you some information on the company and what steps you can take next. Continue reading Grad Job Insights: Q&A with an Audit Associate at PwC
With International Women’s Day taking place last Monday, we have brought everything you need to know about what this day means, and its history, in one place for you. This blog also includes movies and books for you to learn more around women’s rights. Continue reading Lets Celebrate International Women’s Day
Frederic Kalinke, ex-google, provides insights into the world of Google and interview tips. Within his webinar he spoke about Google data trends, Google results, Facebook and much more. Continue reading Henley Webinar: Digital Bootcamp
Henley Careers put together a careers webinar on how to go about finding hidden jobs. Helen and Sarah took students through how to find these jobs and what steps you should be taking. All the information they provided is now accessible through this blog. Continue reading Henley Webinar: Hidden Jobs