Tag: skills

Get sustainability and social responsibility experiences on campus

Do you care about the environment, sustainability or social responsibility? The University is working to make a difference and you can get involved and help your career prospects at the same time! How will this help your career? Develop your skills.  See specific examples below. Sustainability and social responsibility are priorities for many organisations and…

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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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Why do you love your subject?

One of the most engaging things about a great presenter, lecturer – or interviewee – is often their enthusiasm and passion for their subject. At Manchester, we’re on a mission to enthuse and inspire others about the work we do here – and you can be part of it. They call it “public engagement”, but…

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Ever asked for feedback?

“What do you think of these new shoes I’ve just bought?” “What do you reckon to that goal I scored, eh?” “Does my bum look big in this?” – all questions asking for feedback where the last thing you really want is the truth. But what if the questions on your mind are: “How did…

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