Do you: want to use your summer vacation to get some top-notch work experience? fancy making a difference to an organisation you work for?want to experience working in a particular sector or role? need something tangible for your CV?want to stay in the York area over summer? If it’s ‘yes’ to any or all of … Continue reading Get ready to grab an internship!
Careers blog written by Cara Close, Graduate Intern - Student Engagement & Communications, Careers With exams (almost) over and summer holidays just around the corner, it’s all too easy to forget about responsibilities for a while and let the months breeze by. However, you will thank your past self at your graduation by using this free … Continue reading Careers blog: Why should I do a summer internship?
Guest blog written by Muchun Liao, York second-year undergraduate After entering my university life, I found myself a little bit unclear about what I would like to do and what I can do for my career plans. Interning through CRCC was my first working experience and it became a great and unforgotten opportunity as my … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: My internship in China
Careers blog written by Nicola Haydon, Graduate Intern: Marketing and Information Support, Careers Just over a year ago I graduated with very little idea of what I wanted to do next. I had work experience in a range of different areas, but this meant that there wasn’t anything in particular that I had specialised in. … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Ten tips for a graduate internship
Blog written by Irena Zientek, Information Resources Manager, Careers Work experience - how important is it? In a word - very. Many employers will take it for granted that you will graduate with a good class degree, but what many of them will be particularly interested in is what experience you can bring to the … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Work experience – getting ready for Summer
Guest blog written by Written by Catherine Moolenschot, Marketing Executive at Inspiring Interns. A 2014 LinkedIn study asked students what they value most when considering a job. The results show that students value work/life balance most, closely followed by benefits, company culture, clear career progression, and a sense of pride about where you work (as … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: How to Get an Internship at an SME
Careers blog written by Beth Matthews, Grad intern, Volunteering Project Support Officer I first became a volunteer when I was doing my GCSEs and contacted a local playgroup charity asking to come in for a few hours per week. My reasons were, on the most part, selfish – I wanted something to put on my … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Volunteering – What’s the Point?