Careers Blog

The latest events, opportunities and news from the Careers and Employability team at the University of Brighton

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PWC’s Virtual Careers Fair

Join PWC’s Virtual Careers Fair on 8 December and find out more about their culture, values and opportunities to start your career.

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Find out more about a career in Risk, Regulation and Compliance with FDM

Free webinar on Wednesday 30 November at 02:00 PM via Zoom. Graduate fast track start date in January!

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Join us for Brighton Works Week and the Virtual Careers Fair 2021

Join us for the two biggest careers events of your year, where you can meet employers, make connections, and vitally, learn how to stand out from the crowd.

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Save the date: 1-5 March is Be More Skilled Week

Employers are asking for transferable skills, and recruiters always want to know about more than just your qualifications. How will you tell them what they want to hear?   Be ready, be more skilled. This week is here to help you to identify, develop and communicate your skills to employers. Visit the Be More Skilled page for further details. Book your…

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STEM Students and Grads. Don’t Miss Gradcracker Webinars

  Gradcracker is hosting a series of webinars with guest speakers from a wide range of employers. In each webinar, you’ll get to meet one of the companies as they tell you all about their organisation, opportunities, their application process, and more. It is a perfect opportunity for you to discover more about an employer…

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Women in Technology Conference 2020

On Wednesday October 14th 2020, the IET will host their biggest ever Women in Technology Conference. This is what the organisers have to say: This year the conference is completely free and you can enjoy these inspiring talks and workshops from the comfort of your own home! This years’ event is going to be our…

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Free Entrepreneurship Start-Up Course

Gain the skills and confidence you need to start your own business this summer Every June, the Beepurple team hosts a business start-up course aimed at final year students and recent graduates from the University of Brighton. This course, called ‘UltraViolet’, is a fantastic opportunity for students to develop the skills and confidence they need…

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Career Development Tips During Lockdown

No one knows exactly what will happen to the labour market following the pandemic including governments and public bodies. The media is reporting lots of negative news, many employees are being furloughed and some businesses will probably close. A recently published report from the Office for Budget Responsibility is predicting gloomy news initally but also…

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Get your skates on to enjoy two great careers events on 6th November

On Wednesday 6th November the university are hosting not just One but Two great careers events for students on all courses! In the morning head to the Amex Stadium at Falmer for the opening of our annual Careers Fair  running from 11 am to 3pm. Please note that NO  booking is required for this event….

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What should I be doing – a guide for final year students?

Welcome back to everyone but in this particular blog, a huge welcome goes  to our final year students. Well how did this happen, one minute you are a fresher wondering where everything is and then suddenly boom, the final year looms. It can be a shock to suddenly end up in the final year but…

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