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Cardiff Award

Top tips from past Cardiff Award students!

Posted on 22 November 2017 by Amy

As our new cohort of students have just began the Cardiff Award, students who completed the Award in June 2017 share their experience and some tips to completing the programme…. Natalie, Sophie and Ana all completed the Cardiff Award last academic year. Read on to hear about the range of activities they took part in for
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What does the Cardiff Award involve? By Sophie Manners

Posted on 6 November 2017 by Amy

Final year student, Sophie, shares her experience of The Cardiff Award… What is it? The Cardiff Award is structured extra-curricular employability programme which enables students to gain experience and reflect on their skills and attributes. With a focus on professionalism and employability, the programme offers workshops and masterclasses, the chance to practice a recruitment experience relevant to your career as well as
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How the Cardiff Award helped me get where I am today

Posted on 31 October 2017 by Amy

Oliver Bennett explains how the Cardiff Award helped him get his graduate role at EY….. Undergraduate life and graduate life are two very different stories. In University you had far off set deadlines of exams and assignment, you were an independent person who only had to look after yourself and had a great deal of what I
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How to Motivate Yourself & Other Cardiff Award Magic by Lucy Aprahamian

Posted on 20 October 2017 by Amy

Cardiff Award student, Lucy, felt a little intimidated by the number of  extra-curricular hours she needed to complete when starting the Award. She has now been able to do over 4 times the amount required….. “Induction, 70 hours of extra-curricular activities, 5 employability workshops, a recruitment activity, CV clinic, a portfolio” – this is the list of
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