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Get the Digital Edge Day - 21 March, Marylebone Campus

15 March 2013

Recent University research tells us that many of you love using digital technology. The JISC funded research project 'DigitISE' is hosting  ‘Get the Digital Edge Day’ on 21 March at Marylebone.

There are a range of workshops on offer providing information on how you can use your social media and digital technology skills to enhance your studies and improve your chances of finding and landing a graduate job.

Before you book your place, take an academic look at the use of social media in recruitment in The Writing on the (Facebook) Wall: The Use of Social Networking Sites in Hiring Victoria R. Brown and E. Daly Vaughn in the Journal of Business and Psychology Volume 26.

Please also take a minute to watch a video on YouTube of an example of bad Internet research with Jonathan Ross and Quentin Tarantino.

Now, ensure you get the digital edge and book your place at a workshop. Places are limited so book today. For event details visit

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