Friday 7 January 11.00am-12.00pm
Creating an excellent CV and cover letter
In an increasingly competitive job market, you need to make an impact when completing your CV and cover letter. Come along to this workshop to find out how you can make the most of your skills and promote yourself effectively in your CV and covering letter.
Wednesday 12 January 2.00-3.00pm
Finding the Job you want
This session will equip you with a range of different skills to source and create job opportunities.
Thursday 13 January 3.00-4.00pm
Career planning: get the job you want
Know what job you want, but not sure how to get it? Understand that you need work experience but not sure how to go about getting it. This interactive session will help you to start formulating a career plan to set yourself achievable steps in order to reach your career goals.
Tuesday 18 January 2.00-3.00pm
LinkedIn: Building a profile and creating a network
This workshop is an introduction to your professional presence online and the networking site LinkedIn. In this interactive session you will gain an insight into the different ways in which you can use LinkedIn and learn about the key elements of developing an effective LinkedIn profile.
Friday 21 January 11.00am-12.00pm
Applying for graduate jobs
This session will cover the differences between searching for and obtaining roles with SMEs and larger organisations. You will leave this session prepared to find opportunities and make excellent applications.
Monday 24 January 6.00-7.30pm
Career decision making for Postgraduate students
This is the first of 2 employability sessions for postgraduate students. This session will : Help you channel your motivations and drivers for undertaking PG study into actions to boost your employment decisions Profile the various employment markets and options open to PG students.
Friday 28 January 2.00-3.00pm
Excelling at Psychometric testing: verbal and numerical reasoning
During this workshop you will learn about both numerical and verbal reasoning tests used by employers during recruitment. Participants will get the chance to look at example questions as a group and work through some further examples in a supportive environment.
Monday 31 January 6.00-7.30pm
Career development activities, actions and attributes for PG students
This session will : Offer action-able tips for tailoring your Masters study closely to the needs of industry Demonstrate how to build a network which boosts your employment options Examines the attributes that will help you successfully transition from PG study into your chosen career.
To book go to: londonmet.ac.uk/careersevents