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Careers Events - Presentations and Workshops - Week 5

LinkedIn Workshop
This is an interactive lab session for students to be able to improve their LinkedIn profile and skills with support from Careers staff. In this session you will be able to:
• Learn about how to tailor your LinkedIn profile to maximise your chances of being seen by potential recruiters
• Recognise and utilise the various tools available on LinkedIn to help with your job search and grow your network
• Ask questions regarding your profile and how to use LinkedIn effectively
This is your chance to work on your LinkedIn profile in real time with experienced staff on hand to help you along the way!


Monday 5 March – 1.00pm-3.00pm – N004 Computer Lab, Haslegrave

Employer Tests - Workshop
This workshop will show you how to make effective use of 'Graduates First' and other resources in preparing for employer tests. You will take two tests online and receive your results and feedback in the form of a report immediately afterwards. A member of our careers team will be running the session and can answer any queries you may have.

Monday 5 March – 4.00pm – 5.30pm – YY0.09 Computer Lab, John Cooper

Interviews - Presentation
This session looks at the types of interview you may encounter, the questions you may be asked. You’ll hear first-hand what to expect and learn how to prepare effectively.

Tuesday 6 March – 1.00pm-1.50pm – SMB017 Stewart Mason Building

Application Forms – Presentation
A presentation to explain the key parts of an application form, how to demonstrate your skills and abilities effectively and how to ensure your application makes it to the next stage of the recruitment process.

Wednesday 7 March – 6.00pm – 6.50pm – SCH001 Schofield Building

Mock Assessment Centre
Delivered by the Careers Network and staff from a range of top companies, you'll hear first-hand what to expect and learn how to prepare effectively. Come along and gain as much practise as you can before your first real assessment centre.
• Practise some elements of an assessment centre with the Careers Network and real recruiters
• Have a go at the types of interview questions you may encounter
• Experience a group activity
This workshop is for students from all years in all Departments.
The event on this date will be supported by FDM, HMRC, Macildowie and Enterprise Rent-a-Car

Please note, employers may be subject to change.

This event has kindly been sponsored by Enterprise Rent a Car.
Thursday 8 March - 6.00pm – 8.30pm – CC.0.21 James France Building

CV and Cover Letters – Presentation
Find out how to structure and present your skills and achievements to create a powerful CV and covering letter that will impress employers.
Friday 9 March - 12.00pm-12.50pm – SMB017 Stewart Mason Building

To see which employers are holding events on campus this week, promoting their placement and graduates opportunities, visit our website and book your place via Careers Online.
Careers Online is the quickest way for Loughborough University students to find jobs and book for careers events and appointments.

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