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A 2:2 degree – Triumph not Tragedy

‘Well, I wanted to do a Graduate Scheme in Marketing, but they don’t take 2:2’s, so I’m going travelling. There’s nothing much else I can do’. 365 more words

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Music grads employable! What?!

I thought it was high time I shared a recent inspiring week before the memory faded and it was lost forever in the hum-drum of winter. 1,141 more words

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Where to find part time and freelance work

Are you looking to secure a part time role? Perhaps to do along side studies? Or maybe as a mother looking to work whilst raising a family? 156 more words

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“How can focusing on employability and entrepreneurship improve teaching excellence in my subject area? - exploring an ontology of employability best practice in higher education institutions.”

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Author(s) Sian Rees

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Why bother with employability – don’t the Swansea Employability Academy and our placement teams do that (if we are lucky enough to have placement teams)? 659 more words

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Start where you are, use what you can: An online professional portfolio in the Spanish class

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Author(s) Tracy May, James Turner – Student – Victoria Clark – Student

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The aim of this session is to demonstrate how we can use readily available technology to consolidate transferable skills, developing employability while teaching specific language. 150 more words

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Employability Advice for Students @PaulDJohnston

Thanks to Paul Johnston, a CTO in a startup, for putting a few thoughts together on what he looks for when he is hiring someone (hint: skills and soft skills), and some advice on preparing to get a job, including ‘know who are you are’, ‘practice’, and ‘work smart’.

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