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You will find it here student jobs or that all important work expereince, even if you've just started at university, it's not too early to start planning your career. Thinking about this now could give you a competitive advantage in the future. You may not know which industry you want to work in but having some idea will give you specific targets to work towards; you'll know what's required of you academically and which key skills or further qualifications you may need. As a student or graduate you must be able to manage your own career and personal development, including confidence, self awareness and political awareness. .

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Your Summer Holidays:
Summer work can help you develop those all important Interpersonal Skills. Your ability to work as part of a team, your communication are just a few examples of these skills:
Careers office:
Offices vary in the resources they offer, but they're all staffed by professional careers advisors with extensive knowledge of graduate employment and the best ways of finding that job :
Your time at university :
Maybe you see your time at university as a breathing space. But remember not to get left behind by your more organised colleagues later:
Work Experience:
Gaining relevant work experience, whether it's through vocational work, your gap year or sponsorship through university, is important as it can help with your employability:
Student skills:
Graduate recruiters now take intelligence and diligence as givens, so possessing other key skills can be the difference between a successful and unsuccessful applicant: :

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