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Let’s Talk about Mental Health webinar

Working with Mental Health Issues We know from talking to students that finding and keeping work can sometimes feel like a mountain to climb when you are facing the challenges of mental health difficulties, low self-confidence or self-belief. There is free support to help people with mental health issues find and stay in work. Cathy Lovell explains […]

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Register for OU Online TalentConnect

OU Online TalentConnect is the OU’s first online careers fair taking place 5-9 November. It’s a new addition to the wide range of careers support we provide to OU students and alumni to help you become confident in your career choices. Because it’s online you can attend from anywhere at any time during the week. […]

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Q&A Psychology and Counselling webinar series

Psychology is one of the most popular subjects at the OU. That’s why we have so many resources to support you in planning your career in this area. Take a look at our series of short Q&A recorded webinars  designed to answer some of the common queries asked by psychology and counselling students. Careers and […]

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OU in Scotland Careers & Employability – Quick Queries Forum

Almost 12000 students used our Careers and Employability forums last academic year. Kicking off this year our first forum is specifically for students in Scotland. Whether you’re just starting out, thinking about changing career or want to develop an existing one, our team of Careers Consultants are here to answer all your questions and queries […]

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Identify your core values!

Are you studying for career purposes? What values do you identify with? Security, adventure, creativity, success, loyalty, leadership, autonomy? What role do they play in your career plans or in your current job? Join OU Career Consultants Sophie and Fiona to find out why it’s important to identify and reflect on your core values in […]

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OpportunityHub is now live!

We’re pleased to announce that OpportunityHub is now live! OpportunityHub is a new platform for advertising vacancies and connecting OU students and recent qualifiers with employers, and replaces our previous JobZone vacancy service. We’ve developed enhanced functions that will open up new opportunities from our partner employers. Register at: https://opportunityhub.open.ac.uk/students/ If you’re a current student or registered to […]

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Homeworking: Opportunities Working From Home webinar

Could working from home work for you? This webinar explores the pros and cons of working from home and the issues to consider if you feel this may be right for you.  There is a wealth of information online and the webinar signposts the more useful resources and provides feedback from people who are already […]

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Studying with the OU for career purposes? Are you “LinkedIn”?

Join The Open University Careers Network (TOUCaN) LinkedIn group where you can get the latest careers news and updates as well as advice on using LinkedIn. It’s a great starting place to build your professional network, engage in discussions with fellow OU students and alumni, ask your career related questions and share your own tips […]

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