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My Career Explorer Welcome to My Career Explorer on the NTU Careers website My Career Explorer is an extensive online career development and job search package. Presenting engaging, interactive and intuitive tools and resources, wrapped with insight from employers, it helps develop your employability and job prospects. Practical tools and resources, including:     

Business Networking Career Matching Career Pathways Action Planner CV Builder

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Interview Simulator Job Finder Job Search E-Learning Newsroom Professional Research

With over 100 employer insight videos from brands, including:     

Barclays Capital Bucks County Council BMS Sales Specialists DC Leisure Ernst & Young

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Homeserve Morgan Stanley Odgers Berndston Reed Elsevier Regus

From ntu.ac.uk/careers Click on Students and Graduates…

The Dashboard When you log into My Career Explorer you will be taken to your personalised Dashboard, where you have quick and easy access to the most popular career tools and learning resources available.

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Navigation My Career Explorer’s interactive, effective and intuitive tools enable you to make your job search and career development as successful as possible. The tools can all be accessed through the main navigation:

Tools You have access to many tools and resources and each one is easy to use and provides employer insight, including:

CV Builder

Newsroom

With employer advice and guidance, quickly and easily create a first-class CV which stands out from the crowd.

Stay up-to-date with relevant, insightful and influential job search and career news from around the world.

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Job Search

Interview Simulator

Find millions of jobs in the most comprehensive UK and international job search database.

Improve your technique and increase interview confidence and competence with 101 interview Q&As.

Career Planner

Employer Research

Manage your job search activity with a dynamic programme designed to maximise your chances of success.

Research companies and industries you want to work in and gain unique insight.

Resources A unique feature of My Career Explorer is all of the leading employer insight which can be accessed via video, podcast or written tutorial. These resources provide you with unrivalled advice about what hiring managers are expecting from you and can be watched as many times as are needed. Hiring managers have been specially selected to cover a range of sectors, industries and roles. In the knowledge hub you can access:

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You can view all our employer insight videos in the Knowledge Hub. These cover topics including CVs, Assessment Centres, Job Hunting, Pay Negotiation and Interviewing. Navigate between the videos using the arrows.

What video content can you access? With over 100 videos our employer insight content covers all the career and job search topics you need to stand out from your peers. Find them all in the knowledge hub and some of our most popular videos are listed below:     

Making a good impression - first 3 months What is the best business advice you can offer? Pay negotiation – opening the discussion Will employers check your online profiles? Differences between Public and Private Sectors

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How employers review and select CVs Do you use recruiters to recruit? How employers structure interviews Best techniques for job hunting Negotiating a pay rise

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More Information – help and FAQs If you need more information about My Career Explorer, click the “FAQ” link in the top right of the screen which will provide a host of help/training resources.

After clicking on the “FAQ” button you will be able to see all the demonstration videos, taking you through the best ways to use each of the tools and resources. Videos can be selected on the right hand side of the player. You’ll also find a list of written “Frequently Asked Questions” which provide more guidance

To find My Career Explorer… From www.ntu.ac.uk/careers Go to Students and Graduates page Click on My Career Explorer (top right)

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