Looking for summer work experience – the bigger picture

The availability of summer internship schemes with corporate companies may be soon coming to a close, but there are still summer opportunities for work experience and internships available and other opportunities to develop your skills and experience to consider.   Finding work experience with smaller/medium size organisations Smaller and medium sized companies will be advertising…

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How to write a good application for the Manchester Gold mentoring scheme?

The Manchester Gold mentoring scheme is a great opportunity to be matched with a mentor to gain advice and support from someone with experience, insights and hindsight who could already be working in the job you’re aiming for, in an industry area that interests you or has graduated from the same course as you. As a University of Manchester…

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Last minute internships

 Are you still looking for an internship for this summer? Unsure where there are opportunities? Here are a few tips and strategies to help you find some work experience or an internship. There are still opportunities available including in Manchester as well as other places. Always keep checking CareersLink as your first starting point as…

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The Graduate Recruitment Fair

There are less than 3 weeks to go to the Graduate Recruitment Fair, so if you are in your final year and looking for a job after graduation or considering further postgraduate study, this event is for YOU! The Graduate Recruitment Fair Wed 11th June and Thurs 12th June   10.30 – 4pm The Armitage Centre,…

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How does planning the use of your time become an important tool for your future?

How you plan and use your time is different for each person, including how and when you want to consider what to do after your studies. However, using your time well and planning ahead to take advantage of available opportunities, I would like to suggest is a valuable skill that you should develop and use throughout your…

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