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Career Clips

Bitesize careers advice videos

Got a few spare minutes? Make the most of them and learn a little bit about how to nail job hunting and make yourself the ideal candidate for any opportunity!


Job searching advice

Staying resilient during your job search

Job hunting can be tough - working on applications, preparing for interviews or maybe receiving knock backs. Learn some of the best ways you can stay resilient while you're finding your dream career.


Translating your experience to applications

Translating your summer job to CVs and applications

You may think your summer job will have no relevance to graduate applications - but you'd be wrong! Find out more about the wealth of skills and knowledge you can develop during casual work. 

Translating your degree to CVs and applications

Your degree is a massive selling point for potential employers. Learn how to talk about it confidently in your CV, cover letter and application. 


"How to"s

How to boost your employability online

You don't have to be at university to build your knowledge and skills. Why not make the most of online learning platforms to improve your career prospects? 

How to use CareerSet

Whether you're just creating a new CV and cover letter or you're trying to tailor them for an application, CareerSet can provide instant feedback via their AI tools. 


Starting your job

Making a great first impression in your new job

Whether you're starting a new part-time job, internship or a graduate role, we've got some top tips to make sure you make a great first impression.



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