ARU Blogs — Employability Service

The Employability Service team

We know that your future career prospects are important, and we're here to help you prepare for the world of work.

Whether you've just joined ARU or you're starting to think about graduation, the Employability Service can support you with career planning, job searches, interview preparation and more. We also organise a host of events, including careers fairs, workshops and opportunities to meet employers.

Our monthly blog shares tips and features on preparing for the world of work.

If you'd like to catch up in person, simply drop in to see us in Cambridge or Chelmsford.

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22 September 2022

Careers fairs are a fantastic place to get inspired, get excited about your future, and make incredible career connections. Make the most of these awesome opportunities with our top tips. Read more…

16 June 2022

For students at the finishing line, or approaching it fast, thoughts may be turning to “what’s next?”. If you are considering further study, this blog might give some ideas on what to consider… Read more…

20 May 2022

The term "work experience" does not just mean the one or two weeks' compulsory placement during school. It is also an important part of university life – whether you are just starting out or changing career. Read more…

14 April 2022

Contrary to popular belief, commercial awareness is not only for business students, but a highly valued skill for all roles in the employment market and one that will often help you secure graduate employment. Read more…

7 April 2022

Students at the Heart of Knowledge Exchange (SHoKE) has many opportunities for all students to make a personal impact by tackling a real social issue. You can practice key skills such as team-work, project management, problem solving, public speaking and many more.   In this blog… Read more…

25 March 2022

Recruitment Consultancy is a sector that is growing rapidly and is always hungry for new talent. In this blog, Katie Johnson looks at why this is an industry well worth considering as your next step… Read more…

25 March 2022

Everyone tells you to get online but not necessarily what it can do to inspire and motivate your career. LinkedIn is part of Katie Johnson’s daily routine and here she shares some top tips for using it successfully and easily… Read more…

25 February 2022

I recently met with a graduate who had started their first job during lockdown. After months of remote working, they were worried about meeting in-person with colleagues for the first time. Networking in a hybrid working world is a graduate reality for the Class of 2021 and beyond… Read more…

11 February 2022

For most students, navigating your way through university and taking those next steps to starting your career can be challenging. Now consider doing it with little or no family support. For many Care Leavers and Care Experienced students, this is the challenge they face every day. However… Read more…

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The views expressed here are those of the individual and do not necessarily represent the views of Anglia Ruskin University. If you've got any concerns please contact us.

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