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  1. 8 Mar 2016

    Executive Director update: AGCAS's strategic themes (March 2016)

    In her first monthly update to AGCAS members, Elaine Boyes, AGCAS Executive Director, outlines AGCAS's strategic theme topics and invites feedback from members.

  2. 7 Mar 2016

    Phoenix: Employer engagement issue now available

    The latest edition of Phoenix, the AGCAS journal, is now available. The February 2016 issue focuses on employer engagement, with articles outlining the various ways that HE careers and employability services are working with different types of employers.

  3. 7 Mar 2016

    Birmingham wins NUE Award for best careers service

    AGCAS members were amongst the winners at the annual National Undergraduate Employability Awards (NUE Awards) that took place on Friday 12 February 2016 in London.

  4. 2 Mar 2016

    Employer engagement: One size doesn't fit all

    Jonathan Bainbridge, Business Development and Employer Engagement Manager at the University of Reading, discusses the different approaches used by Reading to engage with employers.

  5. 29 Feb 2016

    AGCAS Annual Conference 2016 - call for workshops

    We are seeking contributors to offer workshops for the AGCAS Annual Conference for HE Careers and Employability Professionals 2016, which takes place at the University of Chester from 6 to 8 September 2016. The theme of the conference is Strategy in action: innovate, influence, impress.

    Spread across three full days, the conference is aimed at anyone interested in the graduate labour market, careers information, advice and guidance, employability, working with employers and work experience. 


  6. 23 Feb 2016

    A career in chartered accountancy

    ICAEW is keen to raise awareness of a career in chartered accountancy amongst students and careers advisers. Jacqueline Grisdale, Marketing Manager, Student Recruitment, at the ICAEW, has provided an overview of the careers resources they have available to members, and is working with the new AGCAS Liaison Officer (ALO) Natalie Morris to raise awareness of graduate opportunities.

  7. 22 Feb 2016

    TARGETjobs AGCAS award 2016 shortlist announced

    Six employers have been shortlisted for the AGCAS Award for Careers Service Engagement 2016. They were all nominated by AGCAS-member higher education careers services.

    One of the prestigious annual TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards, the AGCAS award focuses on employers who develop and sustain good working relationships with higher education careers and employability services.

  8. 15 Feb 2016

    Careers in architecture: Update from RIBA

    Chris Jones, AGCAS Liaison Officer (ALO) for the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and Senior Careers Adviser at The University of Nottingham, has been liaising with RIBA to provide members with an update on changes to architectural education and careers in architecture.

  9. 11 Feb 2016

    Engaging SMEs at the University of Westminster

    Frances Gow, Employability Manager at the University of Westminster, explains how they have developed their Talent Bank service, originally set up to give students the opportunity to apply for paid temporary and part-time vacancies on campus, to benefit both students and local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

  10. 11 Feb 2016

    Capturing the employer engagement agenda: "Just be yourself"

    Mona Vadher, Employer Engagement Manager at City University London, discusses the importance of helping students understand who they are and what they have to offer a graduate employer.

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