Networking for researchers (3) - Social media for your career
Networking can conjure up many images but one of the most popular (or not!) is that of forced conversations with people in a room that you know you ought to speak to, feeling a little awkward, wondering what happens when...
International students and working in the UK
It's that time of year when lots of newly-arrived international students are coming into the Careers Service and asking what sorts of jobs they can be doing while also studying, in order to maximise their employability. Now, this is not...
Gap year - good for you, good for your CV?
After 3, 4 or even 5 years of hard work, study and more, it's not surprising that some students don't feel ready to plunge headlong into the long working life that lies ahead of them. It can seem awfully tempting...