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London Job Show W12 - 26th & 27th April 2019

Starts: 26 Apr 2019 11:00 AM
Finishes: 27 Apr 2019 5:00 PM
Over 60 organisations will be taking part, promoting hundreds of employment and training opportunities, ranging from part time to full time and entry level to senior executive, as well as apprenticeships and graduate positions.

Dubai Business Associates Company Presentation

Starts: 1 May 2019 6:15 PM
Finishes: 1 May 2019 9:00 PM
Remaining places: 80
Dubai Business Associates is an elite graduate management training programme, the brainchild of its patron, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai.

LLM Careers Discussion: understand the legal sector & set career goals

Starts: 2 May 2019 12:00 PM
Finishes: 2 May 2019 1:30 PM
Remaining places: 13
Informal lunchtime career discussion for LLM students: join Executive Coach Alexandra Conway to hear about goal setting, working culture, how to market yourself and more.

CVs in and outside academia: PhDs, Fellows and Research Staff

Starts: 8 May 2019 1:00 PM
Finishes: 8 May 2019 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 36
In this seminar we will look at how PhD students, Fellows and researchers can put together strong applications for jobs inside and outside of academia, including what employers expect to see in applications and how you can present yourself successfully at this stage of the recruitment process.

One-off volunteering: Post Pals

Starts: 16 May 2019 10:00 AM
Finishes: 16 May 2019 12:00 PM
Help ‘Post a Smile on a Child’s Face’ by sending a card, letter, or email to seriously ill children and their siblings in the UK. It's a great way to relax during studying, whilst giving something back!

Department of Gender Studies - writing effective CV and cover letters

Starts: 16 May 2019 11:00 AM
Finishes: 16 May 2019 1:00 PM
Remaining places: 37
Make sure your CV and cover letter are as effective as possible, showcase your skills and experience, and secure the interview you want.

Future Leaders' Summit 2019

Starts: 20 May 2019 8:00 AM
Finishes: 23 May 2019 7:00 PM
At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility.

Applying for jobs outside academia: PhDs, Fellows and Research Staff

Starts: 20 May 2019 12:30 PM
Finishes: 20 May 2019 1:30 PM
Remaining places: 36
This is an introduction to interviews and other selection processes outside academia and will help PhD students, Fellows and research staff learn how to prepare and what to expect.

PhDs 'Hacking the Job Market' Academic Careers in USA (The Professor Is In)

Starts: 20 May 2019 5:00 PM
Finishes: 20 May 2019 7:00 PM
Remaining places: 28
Dr Karen Kelsky, author of 'The Professor Is In' on the current American academic job market with tips for getting on to the much coveted tenure track. Dr Kellee Weinhold (coach for 'The Professor Is In') on acing academic interviews.

Department of Gender Studies: interview skills workshop

Starts: 23 May 2019 11:00 AM
Finishes: 23 May 2019 1:00 PM
Remaining places: 37
Make sure you are showing your skills at their best with this interactive workshop where you will have the chance to review your interview preparation and practice your technique.

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