What is on at the LDSJobFair 2017?

The day you have all been waiting for is almost upon us, the LDSJobFair 2017, here is a taste of what to expect on the day. So, make sure your schedule is cleared to ensure you do not miss out on an enriching afternoon listening and watching some of the most knowledgeable people from the

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5 questions to ask at Leeds Digital Job Fair

Asking the right questions can make a massive difference at a Job Fair and could help you secure a role, or put you well and truly out of the running. But with such a large number of people and variety of specialisms, how can you make sure you’re asking good questions? Here are five key

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Fruition IT Supporting Leeds Digital Job Fair!

For the first time ever, Fruition IT are going to be supporting the Herd team at Leeds Digital Job Fair. On Friday the 28th of April at First Direct Arena, Fruition IT will be running a careers clinic in the Yard area of #LDSJobFair. Leed Digital Job Fair 3.0 is part of the wider Leeds

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How to network at Leeds Digital Job Fair

The art of networking is an important skill to learn, whether you are looking for a job or not. You never know how the people you meet and their connections may help you in the future. But when you are trying to secure a new role, networking can be the difference between getting your dream

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Career Spotlight – Tanja Lichtensteiger

Tanja Lichtensteiger is a Business system team leader at Leeds Beckett university. The Herd team have asked her to share her journey of starting out in tech to becoming a key part of the Leeds Beckett technology solutions team: Eight years old and I was staring at the cursor blinking from the monitor in front

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Top 4 things to do before Leeds Digital Job Fair

Leeds Digital Job Fair is an excellent opportunity to find the right career for you, whether you’re looking for an internship or a new management role. However, to get the most out of it, you will need to prepare. Luckily, there’s not a huge amount you need to do. These four simple steps will help

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Dos and don’ts at Leeds Digital Job Fair

Job fairs are a great way to meet potential employers as well as simply make contact with influential people in your ideal industry. However, you must bear in mind that there may be a lot of attendees present, meaning you need to make sure you stand out and make an excellent first impression. To help

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Leeds Best Graduate and training schemes

‘Northern Powerhouse’, that phrase ring any bells, conjure up any thoughts in your mind about the big and great part of the UK that is the North? No? Still doubting it’s growing success? With so many jobs to look at, how do you know which ones to apply for? Confused, well then read on to

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Best events for students at Leeds International Festival

On the sofa? Surfing the web? Sitting at home wondering what to do to enhance your free time at university? On the 22nd – 30th April the Leeds International Festival is taking over the North for the first time ever.  An explosion of Music, Moving Image and Tech is dispersed throughout Leeds to tease and

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Leeds Digital Job Fair 3.0 & Leeds International Festival

Herd are delighted to announce that Leeds Digital Job Fair 3.0 is part of the very first Leeds International Festival! Leeds International Festival will focus on three main strands: Music, Moving Image and technology. LIF is showcasing the very best of Leeds from the 22nd till the 30th of April. The festival will include tech

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