Job search
Welcome to this Futures workbook on finding work. It is split into several sections describing different techniques for finding work. You can dip in and out of the different sections; however it is not wise to rely on only one mechanism for finding work. It is a competitive market for final year students and new graduates and so you should try many alternate ways to find work.
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Environmental Protection and Rare Disasters [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Robert J Barro | The Stern Review's evaluation of environmental protection relies on extremely low discount rates, an assumption criticized by many economists. The Review also stresses that great uncertainty is a critical element for optimal environmental policies. An appropriate model for this policy analysis requires sufficient risk aversion and fat-tailed uncertainty to get into the ballpark of explaining the observed equity premium. A satisfactory framework, based on
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Job interviews
Job Interviews is one of several Futures workbooks which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. Interviews are still the most commonly used method for assessing a person’s suitability for a job. In the UK 99 per cent of employers use selection interviews to recruit
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デザイン思考
In today’s society, there are a number of problems that can be solved through the thinking way of design, or design thinking, from simple designs to large and complex social problems. The goals of this class are to learn the fundamentals of design thinking, as well as to propose solutions to actual problems in the real world. Students work as groups. First to learn the concept and methods of design thinking, and then to work as groups to propose solutions through actual practices, including f
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Fieldwork Skills for Cultural Understanding
This course (taught mainly in English) explores practical ways to discover and understand culture in Japan, based on the gathering and analysis of qualitative data. Students taking the course will learn techniques of observation and interviewing and will practice applying these techniques in the real world in Tokyo.
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Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, diagram, area, volume
Diagram of 3D shapes with formula for calculating area (and volume)
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Beijing pollution reaches dangerous levels
Pollution levels in Beijing climbed to dangerous heights on Thursday (March 27), causing residents to worry about their health. Rough Cut. (No Reporter Narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. F
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Tijdelijk Museum van de Nationale Bank
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Het Museum van de Nationale Bank is de plek bij uitstek om zich te verdiepen in zowat alle aspecten van geld. Stel je je ook wel eens de vraag: Waarom is er eigenlijk geld? Waar komt het vandaan en hoe heeft het zich …


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Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz2
Interactive quiz explaining requiring the student to calculate the time required to carry out excavation work (see also quiz 1 and video).
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The reasons for attrition
This paper focuses on a) to reflect on an approach, decisions and subsequent knowledge with regard to non response and b) to discuss the "attrition survey", rather than discussing the actual results of an overall longitudinal study. This should be linked to the paper "student experiences of enterprise education"
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Pistorius murder trial resumes
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Apr.7 - Forensic evidence leaves Oscar Pistorius sick and weeping as his trial for the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp resumes in South Africa. Rough Cut (No Reporter Narration). More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics
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Lecture 16 - 11/18/2010
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Roadside bomb kills at least 13 in Afghanistan
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Officials say at least 13 people are dead after a roadside bomb hits a van in Afghanistan. Nathan Frandino reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. Fo
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A city where there is little left to lose in Syria
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Destruction and hardship plague the residents who remain in the embattled city of Deraa in Syria's southwest. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and inte
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Mathmateer : Hoofdrekenen oefenen
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Met deze app oefenen leerlingen het optellen, aftrekken, vermenigvuldigen en delen. Er zijn telkens drie moeilijkheidsgraden. Per spel dat de leerlingen spelen verdienen ze geld. Hiermee kunnen ze hun raket verder uitbouwen en kunnen ze een …


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Careers Seminar 2014 - Introduction
A careers event organised by Lucy Hawkins (Careers Service) and Rachel Woodruff, (History of Art Dept) with speakers from the Arts and Heritage sectors, including recent alumni of the Department, providing insights into their careers. Welcome and overview: What do History of Art students do?: Lucy Hawkins, Careers Adviser University of Oxford Careers Service
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Welding and Joining Technology
Welding and Joining process are the key technology of production, because almost all products are made of a lot of joints, for example, semiconductor devices, electric equipments, auto mobiles, air- and space- plain, buildings, bridges, etc... In this lecture, the welding and joining processed are introduced based on physics. Students will be able to understand that the processes are based on plasma physics, electric engineering, thermal engineering, fuid dynamics, mechanics, material science, e
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Retailing in Leeds - Consumer Shopping preferences
Leeds is a major city in the UK and as such is a magnet for shoppers from the surrounding region. Around 1.7 to 1.9 million people are in the catchment area as shoppers in Leeds city centre. Consequently retail is an important business for Leeds. John Temperley Senior Lecturer in Marketing in the Business School and a retail specialist, explains the choices that face consumers and what their preferences are, based on research by students sponsored by Leeds city centre management. The results ar
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Checklist - Study Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
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WFB 4930 Field Ecology of the Coastal Plain- First Summer Session 2014
Earn five credit hours this summer learning to tie ecological concepts and theory to field applications in habitats throughout South Carolina's coastal plain. Contact Dr. Barrett at rbarre2@clemson.edu for more information about the course.
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