Category Archives: Placement/Work Experience

Been on Placement and want the chance to win £500? Apply now to the BU Annual Undergraduate Placement Prize Competition

  The Annual Undergraduate  Placement Prize is awarded to the student who is judged to have made the greatest impact during their placement year and is able to reflect on their learning experience. Students are invited to nominate themselves and … Continue reading

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First year BU advertising student Emma Burden talks us through her placement week with local agency Bright Blue Day!

After taking part in a CV competition with Bright Blue Day, Emma and three other winners were offered a week’s internship at the local branding agency. As part of her internship Emma was asked to write a blog about her … Continue reading

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Seven ways to turn your Internship into a full-time job

Blog article from Inspiring Interns… One of the questions we get asked a lot in the Inspiring Interns office is how to make sure that once you secure that all important internship, you convert it into a permanent job offer. … Continue reading

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5 ways your part-time job helps your Graduate prospects

Guest Blog from Inspiring Interns – When you enter the world of graduate jobs without career specific work experience, it can be pretty daunting. But don’t despair, if you’ve done part-time work during your studies it can vastly improve your … Continue reading

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Internships with big graduate recruiters: What you need to know

Internships are a crucial stepping-stone to graduate schemes in a range of popular careers. Get application and interview tips and find out about industrial placements from TargetJobs… Find out More

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More than a third of firms plan to take on summer staff

Four in 10 employers plan to recruit seasonal workers this summer, according to research from online career site The research of more than 400 UK employers shows 39% of those surveyed plan to hire seasonal workers in the summer … Continue reading

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Part-time jobs that will kick-start your graduate career

Need a part-time job? Here’s how to choose one that will help you land the career you want… Read More

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