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Careers: What’s Coming up in Semester 2

Welcome back! We have lots of exciting employability-related sessions lined up for you in semester 2, so make sure you’re getting involved.

Here’s a sneak peek of some of the opportunities coming up this semester:

Skills Development An Introduction to SEO

SEO is a set of practices designed to improve the appearance and positioning of web pages in organic search results. With businesses increasingly looking towards SEO as a means of increasing brand awareness and traffic to their sites, graduates with an understanding of its uses are able to provide additional value to a potential employer.

Industry Insight

NE1 Networking Event

This event will give you a fantastic opportunity to speak with employers, expand your professional network and gain invaluable industry insights. The idea of networking can feel daunting, so this event provides you with a safe space to practice your skills and even test out your elevator pitches.

Skills Development

An Introduction to Power BI

Power BI is one of the most commonly used and most powerful Business Analytics/Intelligence services, provided by Microsoft. It aims to provide a simple data analysis tool to create ‘Interactive Visualisations’, with a simple interface, for end users to create their own reports/dashboards. This 2-hour interactive workshop will cover all of the basics of Power BI.

…and even more including:

  • Agile training
  • P&G: Placement application workshop
  • Aldi: Placements & Graduate Hiring Info Session
  • EY: Coffee Truck
  • Mock interviews
  • Creating last-minute presentations
  • Careers in 15 minutes
  • LinkedIn top tips and recommendations
  • Decoding CVs, cover letters and applications

Make sure to keep an eye out for more information as the semester goes on and don’t miss out on the valuable opportunities being offered to you!

For more detailed information on what’s coming up, check out the Careers and Employability Canvas community.

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