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Returning to study 23 April 2014 14:00 - 15:00 2014-04-23 14:00:00 2014-04-23 15:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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Returning to formal education after a lengthy break throws up many questions such as: •      Will I be able to manage the time...

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Time Management 23 April 2014 15:00 - 16:00 2014-04-23 15:00:00 2014-04-23 16:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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  Are you thinking about studying but worried about fitting it all in? Do you want to be a successful student? The importance of good...

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Britain at Work 23 April 2014 16:00 - 18:00 2014-04-23 16:00:00 2014-04-23 18:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
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Dave Welsh will lead an informal workshop/discussion on the findings of the Britain at Work Project. The B@W London project in west London...

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Seldom Scene - vintage film screening 23 April 2014 19:00 - 20:30 2014-04-23 19:00:00 2014-04-23 20:30:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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Seldom Scene is a private film society and archive based in London. It specialises in small, bespoke film screenings of long lost, vintage...

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Debate: How to make teamwork work 24 April 2014 12:00 - 14:00 2014-04-24 12:00:00 2014-04-24 14:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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  Teamwork at work is an inevitability and is often a necessity, too. The challenge faced by businesses is: how can we make teamwork work?...

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Job applications, CV's and Interviews 24 April 2014 16:00 - 18:00 2014-04-24 16:00:00 2014-04-24 18:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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Top tips for CV writing, completing job application forms and preparing for interviews, including answering those difficult questions we...

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Application Workshop (Stratford Campus) - April 24 April 2014 18:00 - 19:30 2014-04-24 18:00:00 2014-04-24 19:30:00

Birkbeck University, University Square Stratford, Main building - Weston Learning Centre 1 Salway Place
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Are you considering studying part-time or full-time for an undergraduate degree at Birkbeck? We understand that the application process...

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The Great Grunwick Strike: the Past and Present Politics of Class, Racism and Gender 24 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-04-24 18:00:00 2014-04-24 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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  This session will feature a screening of the documentary 'The Great Grunwick Strike, 1976-78' produced by the Brent Trades Union...

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Working with young adults with autism 25 April 2014 12:00 - 14:00 2014-04-25 12:00:00 2014-04-25 14:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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  The aim of this workshop is to share how CareTrade supports young people with autism within London into employment and how an...

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Counselling, Psychotherapy or Counselling Psychology? The minefield is open! 25 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00 2014-04-25 14:00:00 2014-04-25 16:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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  This presentation is designed to help you make an informed choice about which training route to pursue and the various career paths that...

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City Reads 2014 - Creative Writing Workshop 25 April 2014 14:30 - 16:30 2014-04-25 14:30:00 2014-04-25 16:30:00

Kensington Central Library Phillimore Walk
W8 7RX London
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Creative writing workshop: war in literature  To coincide with the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, Anna Hope will lead a...

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Women and Work 25 April 2014 16:00 - 18:00 2014-04-25 16:00:00 2014-04-25 18:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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A workshop and discussion on gender in the workplace. This workshop will chart the trajectory of women's work within different industries...

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Joomla Club - The E-Literacy Programme (website building training) 25 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-04-25 18:00:00 2014-04-25 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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Bring your own laptop and learn in 90 minutes how to host, to build and to develop for almost no cost professional standard...

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Manual Labours 26 April 2014 12:00 - 14:00 2014-04-26 12:00:00 2014-04-26 14:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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A workshop and discussion exploring physical and emotional relationships to work. In this workshop we will spend some time identifying...

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Joomla Club - The E-Literacy Programme (website building training) 26 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00 2014-04-26 14:00:00 2014-04-26 16:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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Bring your own laptop and learn in 90 minutes how to host, to build and to develop for almost no cost professional standard...

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Happiness in our free time. 29 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-04-29 18:00:00 2014-04-29 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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City Reads 2014 Talk- Fictional Responses to the First World War 30 April 2014 14:15 - 15:15 2014-04-30 14:15:00 2014-04-30 15:15:00

Surbiton Library Ewell Road
Surbiton
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In this talk, Kate McLoughlin will discuss fictional responses to the First World, particularly by women writers, including Mary Borden and...

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Researching Parks and Historical Green Space 30 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-04-30 18:00:00 2014-04-30 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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This session with Dr. Katy Layton-Jones will provide an introduction to some of the challenges, pitfalls, and most effective strategies for...

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Preparing for Higher Education (Stratford Campus) - May 1 May 2014 18:00 - 19:30 2014-05-01 18:00:00 2014-05-01 19:30:00

Birkbeck University, University Square Stratford, Main building - Weston Learning Centre 1 Salway Place
E15 1NN London
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At this free workshop you will find out all you need to know about returning to undergraduate study.  This interactive workshop is a...

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Hobby to career - how to find and do the thing you love. 1 May 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-05-01 18:00:00 2014-05-01 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
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How to make your personal passion into a full time and rewarding career with case studies of successful people who made their interests...

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Cooking up Culture: How to read a cookbook 2 May 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-05-02 18:00:00 2014-05-02 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
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This session will use cookbooks as historical texts, showing how they can be much more than a simple collection of recipes. You’ll learn...

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The Veil and the Silver Ring Thing -Faith, law and community 6 May 2014 14:00 - 16:00 2014-05-06 14:00:00 2014-05-06 16:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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This session will use a couple of recent legal decisions to ask critical questions about the boundaries of the right to express one's...

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Can community make us happy? 6 May 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-05-06 18:00:00 2014-05-06 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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Community power: reality or illusion? 7 May 2014 16:00 - 18:00 2014-05-07 16:00:00 2014-05-07 18:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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Community conveys a range of meanings: the place we live, the people that surround us and our virtual environments. For others, it also...

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Financing your University Course in 2014 (Stratford Campus) - May 7 May 2014 18:00 - 19:30 2014-05-07 18:00:00 2014-05-07 19:30:00

Birkbeck University, University Square Stratford, Main building - Weston Learning Centre 1 Salway Place
E15 1NN London
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This free workshop will give you the facts on undergraduate tuition fees and student loans. By the end of the session you will know what...

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Willesden at War 1914 - 1918 7 May 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-05-07 18:00:00 2014-05-07 20:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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The Great War transformed the lives of Londoners and the place of London in the life of the nation. The metropolis became a power house of...

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Embedded Counselling 8 May 2014 14:00 - 16:00 2014-05-08 14:00:00 2014-05-08 16:00:00

Queens Parade 12 Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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This session unlocks the skills which counsellors use and shows how they can be effective in helping situations with families, at work,...

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Future Focus - Career Workshop (Central Campus) - May 8 May 2014 18:00 - 19:30 2014-05-08 18:00:00 2014-05-08 19:30:00

Birkbeck Main building - Room 624 Malet Street
WC1E London
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Future Focus  Whether you're feeling stuck in your current job or are looking to fast-track your progression, this workshop is designed to...

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Working in the charity and public sector 8 May 2014 18:00 - 20:00 2014-05-08 18:00:00 2014-05-08 20:00:00

Queens Parade 12 Willesden Lane
Willesden Green
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Covers the differences between private companies and publicly or charitably supported organisations. How to match your skills, interests...

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The meaning of 'Community' within counselling work 9 May 2014 16:00 - 18:00 2014-05-09 16:00:00 2014-05-09 18:00:00

12 Queens Parade Willesden Lane
Willesden
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What do we understand under Community; how do we manage diversity, such as culture, race, language, etc. We will discuss the relevance of...

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Good Vocations: happiness and wellbeing at work. 22 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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Careers in Science Workshop 16 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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Explore the potential for a career in science with tips for job searching and identifying and promoting the skills employers want...

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Increasing happiness and well-being: lessons from a ‘new science’. 15 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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Researching scientific topics on the web 15 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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Learn how to critically evaluate the information you find on web sites and get hints and tips on effective searching and sources of...

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Preparing for Higher Education 11 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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  At this free workshop you will find out all you need to know about returning to undergraduate study. This interactive workshop is a...

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Future Focus - Career Workshop (Central Campus) - April 10 April 2014 18:00 - 19:30

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Future Focus  Whether you're feeling stuck in your current job or are looking to fast-track your progression, this workshop is designed to...

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Careers for International Students 10 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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Are you from abroad looking to work in the UK or from the UK and hoping to work in other countries? This workshop introduces you to the UK...

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Understanding student loans for Higher Education 10 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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  This free workshop will give you the facts on undergraduate tuition fees and student loans. By the end of the session you will know...

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Applying to university in the UK 9 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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Are you considering studying for an undergraduate degree? We understand that the application process can seem daunting. This session will...

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The state of UK happiness and wellbeing. 8 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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Claimant Conditionality, Sanctions and Welfare Reform 8 April 2014 16:00 - 18:00

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The move towards Universal Credit has been marked by increased demands on those receiving welfare benefits and enforced by a new sanctions...

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Preparing for Higher Education (Central Campus) - April 3 April 2014 18:00 - 19:30

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At this free workshop you will find out all you need to know about returning to undergraduate study.  This interactive workshop is a...

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Online career resources and networking 3 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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Most jobs are never advertised and in this workshop you’ll learn the secrets of building and online network that will make sure the work...

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Power to the People-Is the internet changing how we do politics? 3 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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The internet and social media is changing how politics works? This session will look at how the internet and social media is...

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Digital footprint- What employers find out about you online 2 April 2014 16:00 - 18:00

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In this workshop you will learn how to monitor and look after your personal profile on the Internet. Bring your own device and let's...

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Happiness research: what makes us happy and fulfilled? 1 April 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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Russia and Human Rights – Incompatible Opposites? 28 March 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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Prof Bill Bowring has been travelling to the former USSR and to Russia and other post-Soviet states since 1983. He has been expelled from...

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Application Workshop - (Central Campus) - March 27 March 2014 18:00 - 19:30

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Are you considering studying part-time or full-time for an undergraduate degree at Birkbeck? We understand that the application process...

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Inspiration -Great careers 27 March 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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  How did people with really amazing life stories get there? This workshop presents some inspiring stories from men and women who created...

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A Harlesden Photographer at the British Empire Exhibition 26 March 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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Philip Grant is an amateur local historian, and a Brent Museum and Archives volunteer. In this session, he will give some insights on how...

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The good life: the historical development of a key concern 25 March 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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London at War, 1914 - 1918 25 March 2014 16:00 - 18:00

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The Great War transformed the lives of Londoners and the place of London. The metropolis became a power house of the war effort, the focus...

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Understanding Emotions 21 March 2014 18:30 - 20:00

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This workshop aims to share research from the field of psychology into what emotions are from a biological, psychological and social...

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How to be lucky in your career 20 March 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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Being lucky isn’t a matter of luck! This workshop focusses on how you can make the most of your chances by being prepared, knowing your...

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Empathy - What is it and why is it important? 19 March 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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This workshop will explore what we mean by empathy and how it can improve relationships and help us to become a better partner, friend or...

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Introducing Happiness and Wellbeing- How can we lead happy lives? 18 March 2014 18:00 - 20:00

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What makes people happy? Sharing the practical lessons of happiness and wellbeing research In these 10, 2 hour sessions, we will explore...

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Find the right partner for you 18 March 2014 14:30 - 16:00

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Have you ever considered what drives you in your search for a Mr or a Ms Right? In this session we will look at your attachment style –...

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Get Motivated 18 March 2014 12:30 - 14:00

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  This session will give you an opportunity to consider your concerns about going to university, either for the first time or returning...

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Future Focus - Career Workshop (Stratford Campus) - March 13 March 2014 18:00 - 19:30

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Future Focus  Whether you're feeling stuck in your current job or are looking to fast-track your progression, this workshop is designed to...

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How to be Happier at Work 10 March 2014 18:15 - 19:45

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Birkbeck academics have put together a series free of workshops which unpack cutting-edge research from a range of disciplines to help you...

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