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Self-promotion and marketing

Whether you’re a jobseeker, freelancer or start-up, the ability to promote yourself – and your business – is key to a successful career.

The guidance below will help you to promote yourself online, write an effective press release, and make the most of networking opportunities.

Careers and Employability also provides free events throughout the academic year to support you with your career.

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How to write a press release

Read our guidance on how to write an effective press release.

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Promote yourself online

Read our tips for promoting yourself and/or your business online.

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Network with confidence

Find out how to make the most of networking opportunities and leave a good first impression.