When I told people that I was going to Rio de Janeiro for my year abroad, I received a variety of reactions. Some were surprised, others were worried, and some were excited on my behalf. Overall it wasn’t a positive. I was presented with scare stories and countless ‘but what if’s, which is not the … More Year Abroad – Make the most of the Opportunity
Firms want to recruit well-rounded individuals who have clearly developed relevant foundational skills. They will look at your participation in and experience of a range of activities across professional, academic and non-academic domains. If you only have academic experiences to demonstrate your competencies, this may not present you as a well-rounded individual and may suggest … More Boosting Your Employability
Originally posted on The Careers Blog:
The Festival of Careers is a programme of virtual online events created to connect you with employers and to help you to develop your skills and thoughts about the future. The autumn season of the Festival runs from the 28th of September until the 13th of November with a…
By Husnara Begum, Warwick Alumna, Associate Career Coach and Contributing Editor of CheekyLittleCareers a careers and lifestyle website. Looking back to 20 years ago I feel a huge sense of relief, thankful that the Millennium Bug didn’t as we all feared trigger the accidental launch of a nuclear missile and wipe out mankind. Indeed, as … More Letter to my 20 something year old self
By Harnik Singh Dhaliwal, a Warwick Law School alumnus who is just coming to the end of his LPC. Misleading Advice When I was seeking advice about the Legal Practice Course (LPC) I was reassured by some LPC Graduates that it was an ‘easy course’ and I would have no trouble as I had already … More Things they never tell you about the LPC!