HLS Plan Ahead, Value Employability Conference 2016

See a full schedule and list of exhibitors on MyGateway. The conference aims are to motivate you to plan your career increase your sector knowledge especially as many of you will be working in multi-disciplinary environments in the future inspire you to participate in work experience including voluntary, summer, overseas and year long placements in order to develop your confidence and employability skills. Students who attend…

Getting Feedback

  It can be tough when you find out you didn’t get the job. Although it can be disheartening, you have to remember that most people aren’t offered every job they apply for. The most important thing is your ability to take something away from the experience.   What if you got rejected right at the start…

Common Interview Problems

Interviews can be daunting. Sometimes, despite doing your best to research the company and the role beforehand, you can still find yourself in a tricky situation on the day. Here are some top tips on how to deal with problems that may arise: You don’t know the answer to a question You may not be able…

Preparation For Interviews

Panic – that’s what most of us do as soon as we’re given an interview for something we really want. Handling the finer details prior to your interview can make all the difference. It can help you stay calm and confident. Here are some tips to tell you how. First, preparation and research are key to a…