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Thinking about employment? Get the Digital Edge

8 March 2013

Get the Digital Edge is a one day student event being held on Thursday 21 March at Marylebone.

According to recent reports, 90 per cent of new jobs will require excellent digital skills, so in preparing for the job market you need to consider your abilities online and with technologies.

Come along to the Get the Digital Edge event to hear from experts in a series of seminars/workshops and get information on honing your digital skills for the workplace.

Seminars/workshops include:

  • Using facebook and LinkedIn for job seeking
  • Using databases in Library Search to research for job interviews
  • The Group – a leading brand company share their secrets
  • Learning from the media
  • Managing your online reputation

Places are limited so register for this event in advance via

This event is being hosted by Project Digitise. For more project information read the blog at

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About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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