In crisis over your employability? Don’t panic!

We’ve all been there at some point.

Regardless of whether you’re a self-confessed board-gaming geek like me (D&D, Agricola and Time Stories most recently) or can only ever be found playing Monopoly at Christmas under serious family-induced duress, you can probably relate to the board-gaming phenomena known as “AP”: Analysis Paralysis. That moment where you totally freeze because there are so many possibilities and ideas available to you and they all could head in completely different directions and you don’t know which is right. Eek. So you do nothing. You stay in unconfident limbo, feeling slightly sick because you know you need to make a move. Continue reading


Class of 2016

Welcome to the Class of 2016.

We’ve been shouting about the Class of 2016 for weeks now, but what’s it all about? Well, if you’re graduating from Essex this July then you’re part of an exclusive club. An exclusive group of graduates who we – the Employability and Careers team – are determined to help prepare for life after Uni.

You’re an Essex Alumni for life, so we’ll ALWAYS be here to offer you careers advice and guidance but the Class of 2016 guarantees access to the Employability and Careers Centre’s tailored support that’s exclusive for 2016 graduates. Continue reading