Raise Your Business Awareness Week

Raise your Business Awareness’ will provide a week of activities aimed at increasing our students and graduates competitiveness in the global marketplace. 

The focus will be on the following key areas:

  • Enterprise
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Sustainability
  • and effective Employer Engagement

Day 1 – Employer and Enterprise Exchange

10.00am – 6.00pm, Leeds University Business School

This event is aimed at raising innovation, enterprise and commercial awareness. There will be two keynote speakers, including Claire Young, the Finalist of the BBC’s hit programme, ‘The Apprentice’ 2008, and plenty of workshops to increase your business knowledge and network with other attendees.

Day 2 – Employer and Enterprise Exchange

10.30am –12.00pm, Leeds University Business School

A panel of employers aimed at raising your knowledge of what employers look for when selecting graduates, including business awareness.

Net Impact Sustainability Conference: 'Making Business Sense of Sustainability'.

12.30pm  – 8.30pm, Leeds University Business School

An afternoon of keynote speakers, workshops and panel interviews.

Day 3 – The ‘Yorkshire Graduate Recruitment Fair’

Sports and Exhibition Centre, University of Leeds

The biggest fair of the academic year regularly attracting over 100 organisations and over 1800 students. 

Day 4 and 5 – Postgraduate Careers Advice and Linked In Training

MBA, masters and PhD students only. Booked appointments only. Please see the full schedule for more information.

How to get involved

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Should you have any queries regarding any aspect of ‘Raising Your Business Awareness’, please do not hesitate to contact the Global Talent Centre: GlobalTalent@LUBS.leeds.ac.uk.

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