The impact of social media in your job search: a student perspective
Applications / Job market

The impact of social media in your job search: a student perspective

An increasing number of graduate employers now screen candidates on social media and often reject applicants as a result of their ‘digital footprint.’  Guest blogger and University of Warwick Chemistry undergraduate,  Manpreet Kaur, shares her perspective on how to manage your on-line presence to create the type of positive impression that will impress potential recruiters. Continue reading

Top Holiday Reads – Great Careers Resources
Job market / Self awareness

Top Holiday Reads – Great Careers Resources

If you’re familiar with the adage that people spend more time planning their holidays than their careers, then what better way to combine both activities and taking one of our top Careers resources recommendations on vacation? Whether you’ve recently graduated and have been procrastinating on what to do next, if your parents or loved ones … Continue reading

‘There’s never anything for us at careers fairs’. Actually, there might well be – and we don’t just mean free pens.
Job market

‘There’s never anything for us at careers fairs’. Actually, there might well be – and we don’t just mean free pens.

‘Can I have a free pen?’ is the number 1 most annoying question employers are asked at University of Warwick careers fairs. We know because, after the careers fair on May 8th, we asked them. Now don’t misunderstand me – I love a free pen as much as the next person who loves a free … Continue reading