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The 2018 Basil Hicks Lecture - Britain's Security: Maritime Strategy - What next? Sir Charles Montgomery, KBE, Former Director General of Border Force, and Honorary Graduate of the University of Sheffield

Thursday 8 November, Students' Union Auditorium We were delighted to welcome Vice Admiral Sir Charles Montgomery, KBE to the University on Thursday 8 November to deliver the Basil Hicks…

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Wendy Michallat - 320 Rue St Jacques

In November 1939 Madeleine Blaess, a French-born, British-raised student, set off for Paris to study for a doctorate in Medieval French literature at the Sorbonne. In June 1940, the German invasion…

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In Memory - Performers and the Great War

Short animation in memory of performers during the first world war.

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The Sheffield City Special Battalion

Commemorating the brave University of Sheffield students, staff and alumni who volunteered to form the Sheffield City Special Battalion at the outset of the First World War. Learn more about the…

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Bringing songs back to life

To commemorate World War I, one of our Music students worked with school children to bring songs from 100 years ago back to life.

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Women in the Holocaust: One Hungarian Woman's Story by Agnes Grunwald-Spier, Wednesday 31 January 2018

The University was delighted to welcome alumna, Honorary Graduate and author, Agnes Grunwald-Spier to deliver a public lecture on Wednesday 31 January. The event was timely…

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What Employers Think About Teamwork

In this video, you’ll hear employers from around the world explain why teamwork is so important to them and their organisations. Employers felt that an effective team is one: - where each…

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Senior Employees Talk About Their First Days at Work

In this video, senior managers share their memories of their first days when they started work. They talk about their experiences and share some useful tips.

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Employees Talk About Teamwork

In this video, you’ll hear new employees talk about their experiences of teamwork. As part of a team, they value being able to: - share opinions - be honest and open with each other - work with…

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Effective Teamwork

Teamwork is about bringing together a diverse group of people to collectively increase the effectiveness of an organisation. By working effectively as part of a team, you can help your organisation…

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Employers Talk About Adaptability

In the video, employers talk about the need for change.

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Employers Give Their Views on Resilience

We asked employers to tell us why resilience is important for their employees and how they can show it. In this video, they outline some elements of work that can cause pressure and why it’s…

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Employees Talk About Staying Motivated

In this video, our employees tell us what motivates them in their jobs and offer their tips on how to keep yourself motivated.

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What Employers Think About Communication Skills

We asked experienced employers what the key communication skills are for new employees and when they need to use those skills most effectively. Employers recommend that new employees should: -…

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Employees Talk About Effective Communication

In this video, you’ll hear from employees who are new to the global workplace. They share their experiences of communication and offer their tips for communicating effectively.

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The 3 Vs of Communication

The first impressions you make in your new job are based on how you communicate with your new colleagues. In this video, you’ll find out what the 3Vs are and how they make an impact on the way…

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