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How can a temp job boost your career prospects?

A temp job is definitely not ideal. It’s not something you want to be into for your whole life, it doesn’t offer job security and it probably pays less too. This is as true in the higher education sector as … Read More »

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Partnering with other institutions

One of the projects I’m currently working on is a funding application to one of the UK’s main funding bodies for an ambitious research project. For this project, we have partnered with another institution in the Greater London area and … Read More »

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The other parts of the interview – Part I

Most higher education institutions will not grill you with numerous interviews that go on for weeks or even months. In most cases, you won’t be required to attend an interview more than once. This is good news. However, it’s very … Read More »

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Enterprise Week came and went

Last week was a busy week. It was the Global Enterprise Week, which means that numerous organizations had events planned and put together for that week. My institution wasn’t an exception. Overall, our office planned and/or attended seven events that … Read More »

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“Land That Job”

This is going to be another event that we are organizing for the upcoming Enterprise Week. It’s co-organized with our Business School but is open to students of any degree and discipline. This year is going to be the second … Read More »

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Local Business Awards

As I’ve written again recently, the Global Enterprise Week is just a week away. At the moment, we are very busy planning a range of events to take place that week. One of them is the so-called “Enterprising Roehampton Awards” … Read More »

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How to survive a restructuring

Several UK higher education institutions are currently going through some sort of restructuring, either to improve their efficiency and services to the outside world, or to cope with the cuts in funding due to the recent recession, or both. These … Read More »

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