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From the Talent Bank: Hristina Simeonova – ‘If Unsure, Just Ask!’

This is the third post of our ‘From the Talent Bank’ series where we grill our Employability Team for their Top Tips on starting work. We have already heard from Amy Dicks, who talked about the importance of having a…

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From the Talent Bank: Kristina Kand – ‘Keep your Options Open’

Continuing with our ‘From the Talent Bank’ series, we are keen to get more Top Tips about starting work. Last week we heard from Amy Dicks, who talked about the importance of having a friendly attitude and SMILE! Today we…

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From the Talent Bank: Amy Dicks – ‘Start Your First Job with a Smile’

As the summer is approaching, many of you would be looking for work. Whether it is a graduate job or a summer internship, you may be setting foot into the workplace for the very first time in your life! So…

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Flying the Employability Flag: CDC Champion Zhangeldy Kaupynbayev

Guest blog by Zhangeldy Kaupynbayev, 2nd Year Architecture Student (front row, third from the left) This year I have volunteered for the Career Development Centre (CDC) as an Employability Champion, and was involved in promoting the career services to fellow…

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Student Voice: Moustapha Bechir – ‘How the Associates in Schools (UWAS) programme set me on a journey I never looked back from’

Moustapha Bechir is a Westminster Alumnus who graduated with a Bsc (Hons) in Biomedical sciences in year 2014. He is currently doing a PGCE (teacher training) with secondary school Paddington Academy with the goal of becoming a Biology teacher. Today he…

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Student Voice: Anna Partyka – ‘Explore Different Options Before Saying No’

We are continuing our Student Voice series where we are hearing from students that we work closely with in the Career Development Centre. We have heard from Rohan Mehra, working with Talent Bank team, and Anna Dolidze, from the University…

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Student Voice: Anna Dolidze – Success comes by Competence, Confidence, Commitment and Consistency

Anna Dolidze is a second year Business Management (Marketing) student. For the last 8 months she has been working 12 hours a week at the Career Development Centre for the UWAS scheme. This scheme offers an exciting opportunity to gain…

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Student Voice: Rohan Mehra – The work was tailored to my course

As we have been doing a little blog series on Student Voice, this March we will be hearing from the students we work closely with on a daily basis at the Career Development Centre (CDC)! Let’s start with our Talent…

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Student Voice: Samantha Brooks-Hutchinson – Work Experience Can Boost Your Transferable Skills

Here at the Career Development Centre we know just how much students want to make the most of their time at University. Apart from studying, getting real work experience is high up on the priority list in order to secure…

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A First for our Careers Consultants

Do I need to have a different CV for each job?  Should I include my predicted grade? How should I account for gaps in my employment?  Do I need to include my work permit status?  What interests should I include? …

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