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Career Booster programme

With the help of the Career Booster Programme, you can:

  • boost your academic skills
  • boost your employability skills
  • boost your career options
  • boost your enterprise skills
  • boost your networking skills
“It was such a great session! The role playing in authentic scenarios really makes a difference!” Workshop: Emotional Agility, anonymous student feedback

Programme Dates

The next Career Booster Programme will take place week commencing 17 February 2020

Details of events are as follows. Links are now active for you to book your activities.  Don't delay, book today!!

Use the Search feature under each days activities, eg 'Management', 'Psychology' or 'MSc' etc

Monday 17 February

 Session nameApplicable to:Session duration (hours)Time of SessionApplicable to Student Year Group Session Bookings
  Business Intelligence and Data Analytics Using SAS (2 day course running Monday and Tuesday) School of Management  12 10 to 4pm All Book (1/2)
  Introduction to Industry 4.0 and Servitization and Impact on Firm's Value Chain School of Management 3 10 to 1pm Finalist/MSc/PG Book
  Click Productions: Emotional Agility (TV Psychologist) FoMLLS 6 10 to 4pm All Book
  How to Use Nvivo

School of Management 2 10 to 12pm Finalist Book
  LinkedIn: Getting Started (Webinar) FoMLSS 1 11 to 12pm All Book
  LinkedIn: Masterclass (Webinar) FoMLSS 1 4 to 5pm All Book
  EndNote Part 1: demonstration FoMLSS 1 10 to 11am All Book
  West Yorkshire Police Training Academy: Mock Police Investigation: Could you solve a case of child sexual exploitation? FoMLSS 3 1 to 4pm All Book
  Project Management, Concepts and Tools for Beginners FoMLSS 5.5 10 to 3.30pm Year 1 and 2 Book
  Hybrid Identities Training Session (Years 1 and 2) FoMLSS 1 11 to 12pm Year 1 and 2 Book
  Hybrid Identities Training Session (Finalists/MSc/PG) FoMLSS 1 12 to 1pm Finalists/MSc/MA/PG Book
  Meet the Placement Student Sessions: Audit Partnership Placement FoMLSS 1 12 to 1pm Year 1 and 2 Book
  Kickstart your legal career - learn how to create an impact FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book

Tuesday 18 February

Session nameApplicable to:Session duration (hours)Time of SessionApplicable to Student Year Group SessionBookings
Business Intelligence and Data Analytics Using SAS (2 day course running Monday and Tuesday) School of Management 12 10 to 4pm All (2/2)
ECDL- Foundation Word, Excel & Powerpoint (2 day course running Tuesday and Wednesday) FoMLSS 12 10 to 4pm All Book (1/2)
The Art of Negotiation FoMLSS 6 10 to 4pm All Book
How to succeed at interview FoMLSS 3.5 10 to 1.30pm All Book
You and Your Career Plan FoMLSS 2 1 to 3pm All Book
EndNote Part 2: practical  FoMLSS 1 10 to 11am All Book
From Linear to Circular Economy School of Management 3 10 to 1pm Finalist/MSc/PG Book
Arup: Understanding your work environment and your place within in FoMLSS 3 1 to 4pm All Book
Sustainable Development Goals School of Management 2 10 to 12pm Finalists Book
Law Firm Consultant (Darlington Solicitors)): Proactive is an essential requirement for lawyers FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book
Natwest: The Mindset of an Entrepreneur FoMLSS 3 1 to 3pm All Book
Enterprise rent-a-car: Being a successful BAME graduate FoMLSS 1 10 to 11am All Book
Blockchain in Banking and Finance services: Exploring opportunities and challenges School of Management 1.5 10 to 11.30am All Book

Wednesday 19 February

Session nameApplicable to:Session duration (hours)Time of SessionApplicable to Student Year Group SessionBooking
ECDL- Foundation Word, Excel & Powerpoint (2 day course running Tuesday and Wednesday) FoMLSS 12 10 to 4pm All (2/2)
Building your Leadership Brand FoMLSS 3 1 to 4pm All Book
SAGE 50 Account Workshop (2 day workshop running Wednesday and Thursday) School of Management 12 10 to 4pm All Book
Market2Win: Boost Your Strategic Thinking FoMLSS 8 8.30 5pm All Book
ICAEW: Business Game for Big Thinkers FoMLSS 3 1 to 4pm All Book
Telephone and Video Interviews FoMLSS 2 1 to 3pm All Book
Summer Experience/ Internships Abroad and Summer Schools FoMLSS 1 3 to 4pm Year 1 and 2 Book
Graduate Jobs and Placements: Find and Apply at Home and Abroad FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book
Introducing Project Management, Principles and Practise FoMLSS 5.5 10 to 3.30pm Finalist/MSc/PG Book
Harvard Referencing FoMLSS 1 1 to 2pm All Book 
Try out Being a Management Consultant FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book
Quality of Higher Education: The Student Contribution FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book
Your Assignment Results and How to Improve Them FoMLSS 2 10 to 12pm All Book

Thursday 20 February

Session nameApplicable to:Session duration (hours)Time of SessionApplicable to Student Year Group SessionBooking
Intermediate/Advanced Excel FoMLSS 3 1 to 4pm All Book
Cloud Computing in a Nutshell with Business Orientation FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book
How to deliver successful and stress-free presentations FoMLSS 3.5 10 to 1.30pm All Book
SAGE 50 Account Workshop (2 day workshop running Wednesday and Thursday) School of Management 12 10 to 4pm All 2/2
Understanding Psychometric Tests used in recruitment and selection FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm Finalist/MSc Book
Psychometric Tests- Hands On Session FoMLSS 1 1 to 2pm All Book
Managing risks in Project Management FoMLSS 5.5 10 to 3.30pm All Book
CSR/Sustainability Agenda- Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust FoMLSS 2 1 to 3pm All Book
Barclays- Planning for Financial Independance FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) - Effective Marketing Decisions FoMLSS 3 10 to 1pm All Book
Law (OSCOLA) referencing workshop School of Law 1 1 to 2pm All Book
Study Abroad/International Internships FoMLSS 0.5 11.30 to 12pm All Book
Academic Skills: How to write the perfect essay FoMLSS 1 2 to 3pm All Book
Making yourself more employable: PAL & Born in Bradford Placement Year Division of Psychology 1 3 to 4pm Year 1 and 2 Book
Guest Speaker:  Simon Gelsthorpe - Consulting Clinical and Sports Psychologist - Careers in Psychological Services FoMLSS 1 10.30 to 11.30am All Book
A range of psychology alumni - our expert panel! FoMLSS 1.5 12 to 1.30pm All Book
Meet the Placement Student Sessions: White Rose Academy Placement FoMLSS 2 1 to 3pm Year 1 and 2 Book
General facilitation skills and reflective practise - Day 1 Division of PSID 7 9-5pm All Book

Friday 21 February

 

Session nameApplicable to:Session duration (hours)Time of SessionApplicable to Student Year Group SessionBooking
Skills and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Recruitment Process FoMLSS 2 10 to 12pm All Book
Preparing for the Final Year Project School of Management 2 2 to 4pm Year 2 Book
Research, Business and Society School of Management 1 11 to midday All Book
Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies School of Management 1 10 to 11am All Book
Find the best sources for your assignments quickly and easily FoMLSS 1.5 10 to 11.30am All Book
SPSS School of Management 3 9 to 12pm Finalist/MSc Book
Introduction to Qualitative Methods FoMLSS 1 3 to 4pm Finalist/MSc Book
Introduction to Bloomberg Database and its application in research and business School of Management 3 10 to 1pm All Book
Visual facilitation skills and practical applications - Day 2
 
Division of PSID 7 9-5pm All Book