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Occupation and sector careers research

004 Occupational Research

Once you have an idea of the career you would like to achieve, it is time to start researching the different sectors you can go into, and develop a sense of understanding of what would be expected of you.

This additional research could help uncover career paths you may not have considered before! Look out for opportunities to build your network and gain experience to learn directly rather than simply relying on reading.

Places to start your research:

004 Research suggestions

Websites and pages to visit:

www.uolcareers.co.uk/events
www.uolcareers.co.uk/fyf
www.uolcareers.co.uk/employer-profiles
www.uolcareers.co.uk/case-studies
www.targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs
www.prospects.ac.uk/employer-profiles

www.graduatesfirst.com/employer-profiles

Download this helpsheet as a PDF or visit the Careers & Employability Centre to get a copy of Step One: Start Your Career Journey once copies are available.

 

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