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Not sure what career will suit you? Find out how to get started

Tired of people asking, what’s next and not knowing what to say? Does it feel like everyone has a plan apart from you? Don’t worry, you’re not alone - we’re here to help you…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 28th, 2020 0 likes 314 plays 0  

Introducing our first careers vlogger, Jasmine 👋

Jasmine is a second year liberal arts student with an interest in pursuing a global career. Stay tuned and follow Jasmine's story as she shares her experiences to help you on your way to finding…

From  Joss Hillary on January 28th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Getting into the heritage sector

Simon Brown, Curator at Newstead Abbey and Project Curator at Nottingham Justice Museum, talks about gaining experience of the sector through volunteering, the skills graduates need to develop and…

From  Jackie Thompson on December 3rd, 2019 0 likes 63 plays 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - the recruiter's viewpoint (1/3)

In this first video, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, gives an insight into the information needs of the recruiter during the selection process. What do recruiters look for? How much detail do…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 15th, 2019 0 likes 120 plays 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - evidence for employers (2/3)

In this second video in the three-part series, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser explores how to generate the detailed evidence employers expect to see in an application. She talks about…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 15th, 2019 0 likes 68 plays 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - assessing your skills and behaviours (3/3)

In this third video in the series, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, focuses on assessing your skills, behaviours and experiences realistically. There are challenges involved in doing this as not…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 15th, 2019 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Successful job applications for PhD students

If you're a PhD student applying for jobs in academia or industry, the three 'I's will make your application stand out. The three 'I's are Interest, Immediate and Impact.…

From  Jackie Thompson on October 11th, 2018 0 likes 226 plays 0  

Job interview success: get to know Mondelez

Want to know how to impress an interviewer? It's simple, get to know the company inside out. This is often called commercial awareness. Katya Savelieva, from Mondelez, explains what they would…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 28th, 2018 0 likes 418 plays 0  

Job interview success: get to know Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Want to know how to impress an interviewer? It's simple, get to know the company inside out. This is often called commercial awareness. Monica Fowler, from Enterprise Rent-A-Car, explains what…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 28th, 2018 0 likes 201 plays 0  

Job interview success: get to know Nottinghamshire Police

Want to know how to impress an interviewer? It's simple, get to know the company inside out. This is often called commercial awareness. Craig Guildford, Chief Constable from Nottinghamshire…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 28th, 2018 0 likes 188 plays 0  

How to overcome interview nerves

Everyone has interview nerves but what can you do to let the real you shine through? Kirstin Barnard, Senior Careers Adviser, talks you through the various ways you can overcome your nerves before…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 24th, 2018 0 likes 1,314 plays 0  

How to overcome job interview nerves

Do you have an interview coming up? Are you getting nervous? Don't worry, Kirsty Barnard, Senior Careers Adviser, outlines the things you can do before and during the interview to overcome your…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 22nd, 2018 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Vlog: How to ace your next job interview

Got a job interview coming up? Masters student, Joey, gives her top tips on how to prepare and score yourself the job.

From  Carla Froggatt on June 14th, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

LinkedIn: Connection Invitations

Are you looking to make connections on LinkedIn? To ensure you get positive responses to your request, follow the three P's! Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager from the Careers and…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 24th, 2017 0 likes 95 plays 0  

LinkedIn: Your Summary

Are you using LinkedIn to make contacts and search for job vacancies? Then you'll need a strong personal summary. Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager from the Careers and…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 24th, 2017 0 likes 201 plays 0  

LinkedIn: Your Professional Headline

Your professional headline is one of the first elements of your profile that LinkedIn users will see and so it's important to get it right. Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager, from…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 23rd, 2017 0 likes 265 plays 0  

Dr Carl Mundy, PhD alumnus, talks about the job application process

Carl, who competed his PhD Astronomy, secured his first position as a Data Analyst with Tessella. He gives an insight into the application process he experienced with Tessella

From  Jackie Thompson on April 5th, 2017 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Getting a graduate job - Biosciences

In this interview with a Biosciences student, Andrew Fitzmaurice, Recruitment Director of MorePeople, gives us his hints and tips about careers and employability.…

From  Everdien Wood on November 12th, 2015 0 likes 75 plays 0  

London PR, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company London PR. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

From  Digital Communications on August 4th, 2015 0 likes 345 plays 0  

Sport Lived, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company Sport Lived. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

From  Digital Communications on August 4th, 2015 0 likes 267 plays 0  

Go Dine, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company Go Dine. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

From  Digital Communications on August 4th, 2015 0 likes 349 plays 0  

Careers Roadshow 2013

Campus Cam finds out how the Careers and Employability Service have been celebrating #UoNAmbition at the Careers Roadshow, asking students and staff to share their ambitions and advice. For more…

From  Digital Communications on January 7th, 2014 0 likes 24 plays 0