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  • Welcome back to Spring term!

    We in the Careers Service hope that you are all doing well and are looking forward to a new Spring term at the University. The days are getting longer, it is closer to the summer and with the positive news...

  • Student perspectives: 6 Top Tips for Staying Motivated Whilst Job-Hunting

      Emily, a MSc International Development with Economics students, shares hers and students past and present's perspectives on how to stay motivated during the job hunting process. The Careers Service thanks Emily for this excellent blog It’s cold, rainy and...

  • Top Tips - Researching Employers Before An Interview

    In appointments I meet many students who are wondering about how to show motivation in an interview, how to convey that they are interested in that particular organisation above any other. You may have shown some motivation in a cover...

  • Thinking about a career in a think tank?

    A couple of weeks ago I attended an inspiring and insightful webinar all about how to start your career in a think  tank, delivered by Smart Thinking, and with speakers from several big and small think tanks. Below is what...

  • Staying Positive Whilst Job Searching

    We all know how difficult it can be to stay positive and motivated in the job-hunting process, never mind in a pandemic! I asked my lovely colleagues in the Careers Service what strategies they recommend. Manage your time In the...

  • How to develop rapport in a virtual meeting

    In recent weeks I have had a few students being worried about virtual interviews, especially those which are pre-recorded, or online networking with employers,  and how to develop rapport through a webcam. Some feel the challenge is to connect with...

  • Career tips from ‘Management & Languages’ graduates

      Final year students of ‘International Management & Modern Languages’ (IMML) at Bath University had the chance to speak to three graduates and hear their career stories and tips on how to capitalise on study and year abroad experiences in...

  • Checklist for final years

      Hello all final year students. It is a strange time we are all in, and we in the Career Service hope you are all doing well this first week back. We are here to support you in your final...

  • Civil Service Fast Stream has opened!

      For those of you interested in a career in the government/public sector, their Civil Service Fast Stream programme has now opened! Whether you are interested in Social Research, Economics, IT & Technology, Diplomatic service, Human Resources and much much...

  • PGT (Postgraduate Taught) Employability Week and Careers Support for International Students

    August 3th – 6th we are putting on a range of events targeted at our postgraduate taught students here at the University of Bath. From Monday to Wednesday we have several events: How to succeed in the global job market UK...