Friday, January 30, 2015

TARGETjobs Weekly Round-up | January 2015

Hello everyone!

I hope you have all had a good week? Happy Friday!!
Today I have a few updates and opportunities to share with you.

Let me start things off with our upcoming events...

If you think you could potentially be one of the 12 Undergraduate of the year award winners this year! You may be interested to know that the deadlines for our Undergraduate of the year awards are closing nest week! With 12 fantastic awards available for the taking, and career changing opportunities with big name recruiters! (Not mentioning the money prizes that can be won!) It is worth taking the chance and entering! 

Here are the awards that you can apply for..

Male undergraduate of the year
Female undergraduate of the year
Future CFO award of the year
Engineering undergraduate of the year
Computer Science undergraduate of the year
Construction, Engineering and Design undergraduate of the year
Low Carbon Energy undergraduate of the year
Future Business Leader of the year
Mathematics, Economics and Finance undergraduate of the year
Management undergraduate of the year
Languages undergraduate of the year
Law undergraduate of the year

As I mentioned last week, our postgraduate fair in Wales in coming up fast. If postgraduate study is the route you want to go down, then we would like to invite you to our postgraduate fair on the 5 February in Cardiff. With over 30 postgraduate universities attending, there to answer your questions. It is the best place to be if you have any unanswered questions or worries. 

Register today to attend and get the information you need. 

We also have three more postgraduate events coming up over the next few weeks. 
Locations of postgraduate fairs:

North West: Liverpool
Yorkshire: Sheffield
Scotland: Glasgow

Now, onto our latest careers advice

Are you looking for a graduate job? You will be pleased to know we have stacks of graduate job deadlines coming up. Apply now before you miss your chance.

Did you know that one in four graduates land a job after work experience? Check out the latest survey that was published this week!

All investment banks and investment firms have a set of core values that underpin how they conduct their business. Find out how understanding your chosen investment employer’s core values will boost your chances of getting hired. 

Updated every Thursday, we bring you all the latest deadlines events and stories that you need while you’re considering a career in law. This weekend is your last chance to bag a vac scheme or make an application for the January  pupillage deadlines. Meanwhile, if you need topics to talk about with law recruiters, see what the Ministry of Justice is doing in Saudi Arabia, why Europe is miffed with the UK’s CCTV cameras and how a typo cost one company £8.8m. 

Other articles you may be interested in reading..

Best of luck with your applications!