Peer Mentor Circles

By Sharing what we Know, we help others grow. 

 
Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen, and a push in the right direction.
— John Crosby
 
 
 

Our Services


Undergraduate and postgraduate essay/dissertation proof-reading and editing


industry peers connect: Helping you find peers in your field


undergraduate and postgraduate application support: preparation, interviews, and personal statements


Career development consulting: Giving you advice and guidance


Job application support: CV and COVER Letter screening/re-writing and interview prep


peer mentoring and coaching: group and private sessions

 
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Topics List

Check our events calendar for more details on session dates, timing, and joining instructions. 

July 2017

Sunday 23 July 2017

Career Moves & Networking Skills

  • Starting your career

  • Making a career move

  • Where to start?

  • Building or using your network

  • Getting the most out of events

 

April 2019

TBC

Managing Your Money: Part II - Doing More with Less

  • Getting the basics right

  • Budgeting

  • Effective money management

  • Cost-saving tips

  • When and how to invest

 

July 2019

TBC

Managing Your Money: Part III - Investing 101

  • What is investing?

  • Why you should invest

  • What are good investments?

  • Bad investments?

  • Getting started

 

November 2019

TBC

Authenticity: Being Yourself at Work

  • Being yourself

  • Speaking up at work

  • Building relationships

  • Sharing constructive feedback

  • Remaining professional

August 2017

Sunday 27 August 2017

Applying for Jobs I: Applications and Interviews

  • Applying for jobs

  • Interview prep

  • Interview questions

  • Good and bad examples

  • Learning from rejection

 

 

May 2019

TBC

Building Your Brand: Create a Good Professional Reputation

  • The importance of branding

  • Controlling your narrative

  • Building good relationships

  • Using your network

  • Common mistakes

 

August 2019

TBc

Mentorship: Finding and Being a Good Mentor

  • The purpose of mentoring

  • The art of mentorship

  • Finding a good mentor

  • Being a good mentor

  • Planning a good conversation

 

November 2019

TBC

Year End Review: Looking Back and Looking Ahead

More info to come

November 2017

Sunday 19 November 2017

Career: Promotion and Progression

  • Getting a promotion

  • Progression

  • Standing out

  • Graduate programmes

  • Real life examples

 

 

June 2019

TBC

Applying for Jobs II: Finding the right role

  • Searching for opportunities

  • CVs and cover letters

  • Making use of LinkedIn

  • Common job-hunter mistakes

  • Working with recruiters

 

September 2019

TBc

Back to School: Further Study/Higher Education

  • Should you go back to school?

  • Choosing your school/course

  • Application process

  • Fees: self-funding, loans, scholarships

March 2018

Sunday 25 March 2018

Personal Finance: Managing Money

  • Where do I start?

  • Saving Strategies

  • Planning for the future

  • Investing: where do I start?

  • Are pensions important?

 

 

June 2019

TBC

Effective Communication and Engagement

  • Framing the conversation

  • Presenting a strong argument

  • Creating engaging content

  • Effective communication

  • Different communication styles

 

October 2019

TBc

Avoiding Burnout: Dealing with Fatigue and Fighting Burnout

  • Dealing with a busy schedule

  • Ways to deal with tiredness

  • Creating your own work-life balance

  • The importance of rest