Careers Events

Careers Events

Welcome to the Careers booking website

Below is a list of careers events currently on offer. In order to book yourself on to any of these events please log in using your LJMU username and password. Graduates can book a place via the 'Graduate access' section. Some 1-to-1 appointments are also available for current students with our advisers via the 'Appointments' tab.

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How to sell yourself on graduate job applications and how to develop your personal brand

Thu, 01 Sep 2022

11:00 - 11:30

Online 

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Submitting an application form is often the first stage of the graduate recruitment and selection process, and recruiters can receive applications in the thousands.

This online class will show you how to develop your personal brand to make sure your graduate job application form has a positive impact in order to get you through to the next stage of the recruitment process.

By attending this session you will:
1. Know what a personal brand is and why it’s important to develop one
2. Be able to identify valuable experiences you already have
3. Know how to write about yourself and experience to an employer
4. Start to build your personal brand

A beginner’s guide to getting started with LinkedIn

Tue, 13 Sep 2022

13:00 - 13:30

Online 

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LinkedIn is increasingly the ‘go to’ recruitment tool used by employers, so join this webinar to find out how to make the most of it.

This 30-minute online beginners’ class will cover how to set up an effective profile and use the site to build up your professional network

By attending this session you will:
1. Identify the essentials of creating a LinkedIn profile
2. Understand how to create and expand your network
3. How to search and apply for graduate jobs from LinkedIn

Upgrade your CV - how to make the most of your skills and degree on your CV

Wed, 28 Sep 2022

11:00 - 11:30

Online 

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Successfully completing University study and being awarded a degree is undoubtedly one of the biggest achievements that a person can have.

Find out how to describe your degree, your skills and your academic learning and create a great impression on your CV.

By attending this session you will:
1. Be aware of how to present your degree and skills
2. Be aware of different templates to use for your CV
3. Be able to tailor your degree learning to job roles