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Launching your International Career: Decide, plan, compete!
https://www.even tbrite.co.uk/e/lau nching-yourinternationalcareer-decideplan-competetickets43227002127
7 March 17:00 – 18:00
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Are you thinking about working globally or returning to work in your home country? Do you feel confident about taking the first steps and knowing where to start? Do you know what help and support is available for you, and what questions to ask? This online event aims to help you consider where you are in the planning process, and how you can start exploring your options to work globally.
Working in the UK – advice on Tier 2 and Tier 5 Visas Tuesday, 13 March 17: 30 - 18:15
https://www.even tbrite.co.uk/e/pos t-study-workvisas-tickets43346578784
If you want to work in the UK during or after your studies, it is essential for you attend this webinar. You’ll gain thorough understanding of what your current Tier 4 visa status allows you to do, the visas which will allow you to remain in the UK after your studies to work and the requirements which you or your potential employer will need to satisfy. Specifically, at the end of this webinar you will have a good understanding of Tier 2, Tier 5 and Tier 4 Points Based System visas in addition to the Sole Representative visa. The webinar will be presented by Kirin Abbas and Lydia Watkinson who are corporate immigration law solicitors at the niche immigration firm Paragon Law.
Launching your international career in South East Asia Friday, 16 March, 9:00am – 10:00am
https://events.ica ew.com/pd/9838/ launching-yourinternationalcareer-in-southeast-asia
Launching Your Global Finance Career in China
https://www.even tbrite.co.uk/e/lau nching-yourglobal-career-inchina-tickets43740132915
Preparing to work in your Home Country...Looking for Work in China Tuesday, 20 March, 9:00 – 10:00 International students: get the edge in your graduate job market back home - and across the globe Tuesday, 20 March,
https://www.even tbrite.co.uk/e/pre paring-to-workin-your-homecountrylookingfor-work-inchina-tickets43439907934
https://www.e ventbrite.co.uk /e/get-theedge-in-yourgraduate-jobmarket-backhome-tickets-
If you are considering staying in the UK then attending this webinar will be an important investment of your time. Join us and find out about a vast range of job opportunities in South East Asia with ICAEW's authorised training employers. Webinar content: How to become an ICAEW Chartered Accountant – A career more than you’d imagine Opportunities in South East Asia – A panel discussion with employers in SE Asia Live Q&A session Join Max Shao, Senior Business Development Manager of CPA Australia, South China and Taiwan, in this lively webinar where he will cover: Employment trends of the accounting / finance industry in China; the impact of technology on the sector and lots of job hunting tips.
Preparing to return home to work in China. Global Supply Director William Xie from Lockin China will help you start to plan your career and apply for roles in Chinese Companies, whilst you are studying in the UK. Hosted by Teresa Corcoran, Postgraduate Careers Consultant from Nottingham University Business School and Michele Zala Careers Consultant Team Manager from Nottingham Trent University. GradLink is the award-winning careers site for international students studying in the UK. David Gee, creator of GradLink, will provide feedback from the employers he has worked with across the world (including China, South-East Asia, South Asia, the Gulf, North America and Africa) on what they look for in graduates, and in particular, graduate returners from the UK. This session will provide advice on how to 'brand' and sell your UKeducation internationally, and will also provide advice for all stages of the
12:00 – 13:00
Preparing to work in your Home Country...Advice for global job hunting
https://www.even tbrite.co.uk/e/pre paring-to-workin-your-homecountryadvicefor-global-jobhunting-tickets43440351260
Thursday, 22 March, 17:00 – 18:00
job search process, from networking effectively on Linkedin, through to interview.
Looking for work globally after you have graduated. Find out where you can search for jobs across the world whilst you are studying in the UK. Presented by Global Career Company, specialists in Asia, Africa and Maghreb recruitment. Hosted by Teresa Corcoran, Postgraduate Careers Consultant from Nottingham University Business School and Michele Zala Careers Consultant Team Manager from Nottingham Trent University. EVENT FULLY BOOKED – Recording will be available afterwards at: Midlands International Group website
Global CVs and Personal Branding Tuesday, 27 March, 17:30 – 18:30
https://www.even tbrite.com/e/glob al-cv-and-brandpresentationtickets43443792553
Join Mark Blaber (University of Northampton) and Chris Steventon (Coventry University) in this webinar for non-UK students: Explore ways to brand and sell your ideas within your CV Highlight to employers the qualities you have as a global graduate.
Working in the UK after graduation: Tier 2 Thursday 29 March 12:00 – 13:00 Accountancy Opportunities in the Middle East Tuesday 8 May at 12.30pm
Working as an entrepreneur in UK after study Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneurship (GE) Thursday 24 May 13:00
https://www.even tbrite.co.uk/e/wor king-in-the-ukafter-graduationtier-2-visatickets44095937135
https://events.i caew.com/pd/9 891/train-tobecome-anicaewcharteredaccountant-inthe-middleeast-webinar? returncom=pro ductlist
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How to develop specific, relevant content to meet employer demands. “Working in the UK beyond graduation: Tianhao He Consultant Network Analyst Modeller BT My PhD study was in electronics and electric engineering. I completed my PhD in April 2015 and soon after started working for BT in Ipswich. I have joined a busy team of people managing the BT network for customers. I will be sharing my journey with you and giving you top tips for your applications for Tier 2 work in the UK.
Speakers include PwC and KPMG Middle East. Learn how you can train to become an ICAEW Chartered Accountant in The UAE, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. This session will: Provide information about how you can train to be an ICAEW Chartered Accountant in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain. Feature guidance from PwC and KPMG on what they look for in candidates and the graduate programmes they have available in the Middle East. Give insight on what it’s really like to train as an ICAEW Chartered Accountant from current students and members living in Dubai. If you’re a UAE, Saudi or Bahraini National studying in the UK, find out how you pursue your professional qualification when you return to your home country. Are you an International Student interested in setting up your own business in the UK after your study? Do you want more information about the visa options for this, and how to apply? This webinar will be facilitated by Laura Bryan, International Student Adviser at Aston University. We aim to have one or more international graduate entrepreneurs supporting the input. NB This session will provide information not individual advice on personal circumstances. Booking onto the Webinar
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