Welcome to CareerTalk
CareerTalk is a database of Lancaster graduates containing a brief career profile and a discussion area for you to ask further questions direct to the graduates.
This network is an excellent way for you to get a greater understanding of the world of work and is a chance for you to get the inside story on a range of careers and occupations you may be interested in.
Networking can really help your career planning in the following ways:
- It allows you to determine whether the career, industry or company matches your skills, interests and expectations.
- By confirming information that you have read and provides information not available in written form.
- Assists you in organising your future job search by revealing the best ways to get into the profession.
- Provides you with tips and information about the job and career field that could be of great value in preparing applications and increasing your self-confidence in interviews.
- Enables you to identify organisations and people that you may like to apply to at a later date.
- Gives you an opportunity to see the organisation from the inside.