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Are you commercially aware?

Posted on 11 February 2015 by Liam Havard

KPMG visited Cardiff Business School to enlighten students on the importance of being commercially aware. This interactive session witnessed around 20 students turn up and proved to be an invaluable source of information.   What is commercial awareness? KPMG suggested that being commercially aware is: Showing a real interest in the business you work in, or
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Employability Skills Tips from Martin Flynn. Useful for student and non-student.

Posted on 3 February 2015 by Liam Havard

   Internship Bootcamp was launched yesterday with a presentation from Martin Flynn, who spoke about Employability Skills. This took place at a classroom in Cardiff Business School and saw approximately 20 people attend it. Read this blog post and watch Martin’s Careers Instants footage on our studentlifecu You Tube channel for an insight into the skills employers look for when recruiting students
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Academic, Money

Thinking about doing a masters, but worried about funding it?

Posted on 16 January 2015 by Liam Havard

Have you been questioning whether to undertake a postgraduate course?  Have you been put off by the hefty costs University’s charge to do one?  I was in that boat for a little while, but now I know for sure I can afford to do one.  Let me tell you how. With prices generally being anywhere between £6,
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Choosing the right modules…pressure.

Posted on 5 January 2015 by Liam Havard

When choosing what modules to pick during your university course, it can sometimes be tricky.  With there being so many choices on offer, it can be quite overwhelming, so, how do you decide? An important question to keep in mind when trying to solve this tricky problem is, “What do I want to be following graduation/what field am I
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