Preparing for Interviews
Tuesday 13 Sep 1PM - 2PM (Week One) | Kensington Campus
Learn how to make a positive first impression at your next interview. In this session, we will explore ways to conduct research prior to an interview, review common types of questions and analyse the use of the STAR technique as a framework to structure your response. Preparation is key to increasing your chance of interview success!
Katherine Pick, Career Coach at UNSW Employability, will be facilitating the Preparing for Interviews Upskill workshop.
Katherine has over 20 years’ experience in recruitment and human resources, predominantly within the banking and finance and retail sectors. She has worked in the tertiary education sector for over 5 years. In her current role at UNSW, Katherine specialises in providing career development learning and coaching to help students with their career decision making, planning and management and she collaborates with faculties to design and deliver career education courses.
Skills of the Future and What Employers Want
Tuesday 20 Sep 1PM - 2PM (Week Two) | Kensington Campus
The world of work is ever-changing. Come along to this workshop to learn about global trends and find out what skills employers will be looking for in the future. Discover how you can develop those in-demand skills to future-proof your career.
Amanda Carlon from the UNSW Employability team will be facilitating the Skills of the future and what employers want Upskill workshop. With over a decade of experience, she has designed and delivered personal and professional development programs to hundreds and hundreds of university students. Amanda is passionate about creating inclusive and engaging learning experiences. Her professional interests are in mentoring, workplace wellbeing, values and strength based leadership, organisational culture and authentic leadership.