Annual conference on preparing for careers beyond the ordinary
Events on global topics, with a focus on education and social philosophy, with guest speakers from the university and more broadly
Training days for career advancement, e.g. interview workshops, teacher training, mindfulness sessions, career counselling
China discussions, in partnership with SupChina and Gotoco China
Opportunities for participating in local projects with a social impact
Exciting mix of informal and formal socials and networking events
Weds 10 February 2021 @ 6pm: Ekua strives to encourage women to be their own cheerleaders. She is the author of a motivational self-help book called Be Your No.1 Cheerleader, that uses the entrepreneurial journey to encourage active positive self-development. Join us for a discussion of her story and tips, and how they can relate to our search for a career path after university.
12 February 2021 @ 7.30pm (GMT). We’re delighted to welcome the Co-founder and Head of Education Outreach of the non-profit app now-u that launched in July 2020 with a mission to inform, involve and inspire people to help tackle some of the world’s most pressing environmental and social problems. In this special webinar, we will discuss how students and recent graduates can bring innovation and entrepreneurship to the non-profit and charity sectors to solve key social issues.
Weds 10 February 2021 @ 6pm Are you interested in a career in Journalism? Come along to our event and hear from our wonderful guest speakers about freelance writing, blogging, setting up your own newspapers and much more. Have the chance to hear how they did it, learn how they overcame blocks in the road, and ask any questions of your own.
6 February 2021 @ 1pm (GMT) Kate Dennison will be leading an interactive session to develop confidence-building skills in preparation for interviews, assessment centres and everyday life.
Careers Beyond the Ordinary How to turn the skills you have, into the career and lifestyle you want What: Building and Financing Your Own Global Business We are excited to announce an evening with Tarig Elsheikh, an experienced entrepreneur and finance professional with a 20-year track record across emerging markets in building global businesses and technology start-ups, and in finance. Tarig will be discussing his career journey, and providing tips for starting your own global business. See his full [...]
Careers Beyond the Ordinary How to turn the skills you have, into the career and lifestyle you want What: UX Design and Consulting We are excited to announce an evening with Sabah Zdanowska, CEO and Founder of Ventures Consulting. She will be discussing her career journey and providing insights into careers in User Experience (UX) design, the process design teams use to create products that provide meaningful and relevant experiences to users. You can also see the event info [...]