What are the key skills that global employers are looking for?
In a competitive world of work, you need a unique package of skills and experiences to make you unique.
Build an understanding of the current graduate labour market and the skills gaps that employers are looking for.
Find out how to articulate your transferable skills for your chosen field in order to differentiate yourself to employers.
How can you demonstrate your Global Skillset in a competitive selection process?
Apply techniques to critically reflect and express your Global Skillset and attributes.
Identify career opportunities and strategies to land your dream job
David Wakeford, Head of Careers and Employability at Bournemouth University
David is responsible for the delivery of the BU central careers and employability services for students, graduates and external stakeholders by a team of qualified professionals.
A highly experienced careers professional with over 20 years’ experience working in schools, colleges and universities where he has developed successful employability projects and worked collaboratively with a range of stakeholders including industry partners. David has managed multi-disciplinary teams for over 15 years, which included leading on developing institutional employability strategies, engagement projects for NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) young people, large scale events and projects.
BU Alumna, Megan Foster, Graduate Project Manager, Babcock International
2020 Graduate at Bournemouth University with a First Class degree in Tourism Management. An industrial placement in Thailand working as a Front Office Management Trainee at Centara Resorts. Overall winner of Service Excellence at BU Employability Awards. Currently on a Project Management Graduate Scheme at Babcock International.
Instructions on how to access the webinar will be emailed to you on confirmation of your booking.
While open to other BU students, the session is designed and delivered specifically for the students participating in the Global Talent Programme. Attendance and reflection from the session allow students to gain core credit towards their Skilled Practitioner badge.