As the new term, and a new recruitment cycle gets into full swing I thought it would be useful to highlight some of the information resources that the BU Careers & Employ ability Service provides at any stage in your career planning. So if you’re looking for a job or thinking of further study read on!
Key resources to highlight include:
- Calendar of Careers Action for 1st, 2nd, Placement, Final Years & Postgraduates – Useful tool to help you with understanding what you should be thinking about during the academic year and the range of opportunities available to you.
- Streamed DVDs – How to boost your employability, Preparing for Interviews & Assessment Centres
- Practice Psychometric Tests – Practice Numeracy, Verbal & Abstract Reasoning Tests
- Skills4Study (available from menu in CH under Key P&C tools) – Good overall career planning package to help you with planning your future
- Going Global (available from menu in CH under Key P&C tools) – Features a vacancy system and comprehensive country guides with links to CV writing, visa info, key employers etc
- BU Twitter Page – keep up to date with the latest recruitment news, vacancies, job search hints and tips
- BU Employability Blog – selection of useful article sourced from around the web to help with the career planning and job application process
Other careers resources available in Careerhub
In the menu on the left in Careerhub you can access FAQs with links to resources for the following topics:-
You can also explore other options which include:-
- Choosing the right career
- Further Study – UK & Abroad
- Taking a Year Out
- Changing or Leaving my Course