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Four key interview tips that you probably had never thought of!

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Congratulations, you’ve got the interview for your dream job! You’ve prepared for every eventuality; you know the company inside out, you know who their partners are, who the panel comprises of and have… Continue reading

Top tips for getting experience in university!

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It’s September, it’s the start of a new academic year and whether you’re a fresher, a second-year or a final year student then the question of what you will actually end up doing… Continue reading

Welsh in the workplace: My experience

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By Christian Kelsey Having spoken to a number of people in English and explaining that I also speak Welsh, a lot of them decide to speak Welsh to me after realising that I… Continue reading

Going full-circle: My GO Wales experience

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My experience with GO Wales hasn’t been the most conventional one I would freely admit, certainly looking at all of the case studies on the website and all of the stories on the… Continue reading

Feeding your graduate hunger!

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By Ceri Bennett University in three words. THE BEST TIME, EVER!!! (Okay that’s four…) but regardless, I can honestly stay deciding to go to university was, and still remains to be, one of my… Continue reading

Making a career change through the Graduate Academy: My Experience

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By Julian Evans After graduating with a Physics degree from the University of Birmingham in 2011, I went abroad for two years to study an Erasmus Mundus Masters’ course in Materials Science, a… Continue reading

How university societies can unleash entrepreneurial potential

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By Sophie Herrmann Whilst studying Psychology at Cardiff University I received funding from Sports Council Wales to establish a pole dancing society which would offer weekly classes to students. Keen to promote this… Continue reading

Don’t be afraid of a career change – my experience

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Guest post by Amber Rose Thomas I was nervous. I could feel my heart pounding, my thoughts whirling, and the sound of my pulse booming in my ears. But I wasn’t scared; I… Continue reading

GO Wales top tips for starting your career in I.T.!

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With a growing number of jobs in IT comes a demand for more skills. Resident GO Wales Programmer Ian Moss gives us his top tips for starting your career in IT and how… Continue reading

From Cardiff to Bordeaux: Rhiannon’s Adventure Abroad !

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Guest post by Rhiannon Harry Being a recent languages graduate of Cardiff University (BA Welsh & French) I was unsure of what I wanted to do next – go into further education, or… Continue reading