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What to expect from attending a mock assessment centre by Ana Alexandrescu

Posted on 13 October 2017 by Amy

An increasing number of graduate employers ask their applicants to attend an assessment centre as part of their recruitment process. Cardiff Award student, Ana Alexandrescu, shares her experience of attending a mock assessment centre at the University…. I chose to do a mock assessment centre because I thought it is one of the most common
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How the Cardiff Award helped me get a graduate role at HMRC

Posted on 10 October 2017 by Amy

Gwenan Pugh, Cardiff Award Alumna, shares how the Cardiff Award helped her get a graduate role at HMRC……. Hi, my name’s Gwenan, and I completed the Cardiff Award during my second year at Cardiff University. Following completing the award I then became an Award Ambassador, and then an Award Mentor. I graduated Cardiff University in
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My experience of completing the Cardiff Award by Daniel Harborne

Posted on 29 September 2017 by Amy

Daniel Harborne, who won Cardiff Award Student of the Year in June 2017, shares his experience of completing the programme…………….. In early 2016, during the first year of my degree, I signed up for the Cardiff Award. It’s now 2017, my second year is behind me and at this year’s Cardiff Award celebration event I
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Why I recommend The Cardiff Award and Languages for All- by Lucy Ghent

Posted on 18 September 2017 by Amy

“I really can’t recommend it enough!” Lucy Ghent, shares how The Cardiff Award and Languages for All has benefitted her….. Now I’m in my final year at University, the prospect of applying for jobs and grad schemes is looming. Employers now more than ever are looking for stand-out candidates with transferable skills – which is
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