Testimony from a Chemistry student

Today’s piece features some nice words about us from Samer Hammoud, who’s studying a BSC Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry. He wrote a piece on the NMS blog last month detailing how using the services provided by Careers & Employability, completing the King’s Leadership and Professional Skills Award (KLPSA) and discussions with lecturers and… More Testimony from a Chemistry student

My First Steps: Melissa Larkin, Internships Assistant, King’s Careers & Employability

Up first in our new series Melissa Larkin, who is King’s Internships Assistant here at Careers & Employability, shares her views on being a recent graduate looking for a “real” job in a new country. Want to find out more about what we’re hoping to achieve with this series? Read Seyran’s introductory blog post here.… More My First Steps: Melissa Larkin, Internships Assistant, King’s Careers & Employability

Introducing the “My First Steps” Series

By Seyran Khalili, Postgraduate Student in Psychosis Studies and Marketing Assistant at King’s Careers & Employability.  I’m happy to announce that our new blog series “My first steps” launches next week! You’ll get a sneak peek into my interviews with King’s Careers & Employability staff and recent graduates – they’ll be sharing their careers stories… More Introducing the “My First Steps” Series

Confessions of a KCL Student – Bruce, PhD Student, Civil Service Fast Stream

We’ve got a slightly longer blog post than usual today, as one of our Marketing Assistants, Emily Lemaire, sat down with Bruce Fanshawe, a PhD student here at King’s who’s secured a job through the Civil Service Fast Stream. Read below for more about Bruce’s story, how King’s Careers & Employability assisted him along the… More Confessions of a KCL Student – Bruce, PhD Student, Civil Service Fast Stream

#TravelThrowback

We’re taking it back to the Summer of 2017 (so not too long ago!) and looking at some great footage taken by our global interns! Annie Batten, completed a Marketing Internship in Beijing with the Global Internships Programme: 360 support through a trusted King’s provider model – watch and listen to her video below! Andreea Prodan, completed… More #TravelThrowback

#SELFIE

No, you cannot use that Walden IG filter photo of you on a night out with your friends cropped out for LinkedIn. It just doesn’t work. LinkedIn is not Instagram and though people may act like it, it is not Facebook either. Yes, it is a social media platform – but it is a professional… More #SELFIE

Why do KLPSA?

What is it? The King’s Leadership & Professional Skills Award (KLPSA for short) is a great way to learn various professional and leadership skills. Throughout the award, you have the chance to reflect on your strengths and how to improve them, as well as learn how to communicate your skills in your professional life. KLPSA… More Why do KLPSA?

Boxing: An Interview Metaphor! IT’S TIME – LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE!

On August 26 a former world champion boxer, possibly the greatest boxer of all time will come out of retirement to face a Mix Martial Artist (MMA) and current UFC champion. Labelled the “money” fight with expected revenue expected to exceed $1bn in total sales.  If you’re not a fan or familiar with boxing, this… More Boxing: An Interview Metaphor! IT’S TIME – LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE!