Careers, CV’s and Social Media

You probably have lots of questions about careers, CV’s and whether social media can help you to find a job.

The University of Edinburgh Careers Service has developed dream job next exit signa podcast which will introduce you to the essentials of CV writing for the UK market.

The topics covered in the six chapters are: Preparing to write your CV, Styles of CV, Presenting your personal details and education, Describing your experience, Creating an attractive CV, and Further resources.

Social Media

How can you use social media to find a job? The PPLS careers blog explains and provides useful guidance on:

Graduate Recruitment Fair – 23 May 2013iStock_000018239670Small

A whole variety of opportunities for summer 2013 and beyond will be on offer at this event – from exhibitors representing a variety of companies, postgraduate institutions and voluntary/charitable organisations.