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Copyright and Licensing

Session for artists and designer makers about copyright and licensing. They speakers discuss the importance of negotiating the right contract to ensure you protect your intellectual property and how to make money by licensing the reproduction of…
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CVs and cover letters

Learn how to develop an effective CV and cover letter
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Self-employment part 1 - portfolio careers, self-employment and benefits

Session for designer makers and artists includes definitions of self-employment, other legal structures, managing self-employment and employment and the benefits available to the self-employed.
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Self-employment part 3 - registration, tax, NI and keeping records

Session for designer makers and artists on registering as self-employed and the legal requirement, tax, Personal allowances, NI and pensions, keeping records, dealing with HMRC and paying tax.
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A week with Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

A week with Enterprise and Entrepreneurial within BCU - offering information and insight in to the departments activities | start-up programmes | and day to day operations.
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Self-employment part 2 - support organisations and premises

Advice for designer makers and artists on on insurance, copyright, rates of pay, web presences, networking, business support schemes, premises, Business rates and working from home.
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Art projects funding and getting paid insights

Lizzy is a self-employed fine artist currently working with kinetic light installations and photography. She studied Fine art at Edinburgh University and graduated in 2010. She talks about her socially engaged practise, her first projects and…
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Galleries and agents

Dean is a self-employed painter and printmaker who also works mentoring artists.  He studied Fine Art at Wolverhampton University, graduating in 2009. He talks about the successes he's had in exhibiting and selling his work, as well as…
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Managing a portfolio career

Pamela is a visual artist, who graduated from Goldsmiths College with a BA in 2004, Laura is a ceramicist, who graduated from Staffordshire University with an MA in 2018, and Tod is a visual artist, who graduated from Wolverhampton University with…
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Social media and web presence

Anisha is a jeweller with her own brand, which she set up as Limited Company. After a degree courses at Loughborough University in Multimedia textiles, she went on to do an MA in Fashion Artefact at London College of Fashion. She talks about her…
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Graduate employment growth areas

Discover graduate employment growth areas post-pandemic
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Spotlight on: Portfolio Careers

Discover insights and the benefits of a portfolio career
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What can I do with my arts and design degree?

Discover where your arts and design degree can take you
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Graduate video interview

What to expect and how to prepare for video interviews
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Professional LinkedIn profiles and networking for graduates

Advice on how to develop your LinkedIn profile and how to network effectively as part of your job search strategy
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NHS Applications

A walk through of completing good NHS applications
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NHS interviews

A useful guide to preparing thoroughly for NHS Interviews
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HELS Careers+ Introduction

Meet the HELS Careers+ Team and find out how we can help
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Professional mentoring – What’s in it for me?

How would you like to be mentored by a professional in your chosen industry?
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Meet the Volunteering Organisations: Health & Education

An overview of opportunities available in the health/education field, hearing from IntoUniversity, The Princes Trust and Cherished
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Meet the Volunteering Organisation: Fundraising & Events

On overview of opportunities available in the fundraising/events field, hearing from John Taylor Hospice and Carers Trust Solihull
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Preparing to volunteer

Find out how you can get involved in the BCU volunteering programme and make a difference, why volunteering is so important, and how it can help you to stand out to employers
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Spotlight on: Careers in HR & Recruitment

Gain an insight into the world of Human Resources and Recruitment by listening to experienced professionals from the industry. Learn more about what these roles involve and what a typical working day might look like. Find out how and where to…
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Meet the Employer: BT

Meet BT’s Student and Graduate recruiter to find out about the opportunities available, and gain some insight into the company culture, roles available and application support and advice.
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How to find a part-time job

Practical advice on how to search and apply for part-time work during your studies
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Interviews

Advice on how to prepare for interviews, including video interviews
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LinkedIn or locked out?

Discover how to develop a LinkedIn profile and how to use it effectively 
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What to do if you don’t know what to do

Unsure of which career path to follow? This session might help you to consider and look into your options
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Get into teaching

Delivered by the Department for Education, this video provides useful information if you are considering Teaching as a career
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Student Circus: Live Webinar

Student Circus is re-defining job search for international students. With a niche job search platform, all jobs and internships are pre-filtered from employers who are willing to sponsor a Tier-2 work visa. This video guides you through the…
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