Student-focused, step-by-step guides
Geography students develop a diverse range of skills throughout their studies. Communicating this to employers through a structured and comprehensive CV is key.
The University of Birmingham has provided a step-by-step guide to putting together an effective CV and covering letter which could be used with groups of students of individuals. The guide includes example CVs and incorporates reverse-chronological, skills-based and academic CVs.
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University College London has produced annotated examples of CVs appropriate for different types of job applications.
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In our Use Geography webinars, many professionals across different sectors recommended using LinkedIn to find advice and opportunities.
Read our resource on careers in the public sector, based on advice from geographers working in the sector.
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