Today’s blog is celebrating the opening of King’s Experience Awards applications for 2021 – with a special case study from its current showrunner! Read on to see what takeaways George himself got from the King’s Experience Award, and what advice he has for current students.… More KCL alumnus George’s experience with King’s Experience… from student to running the programme!
Mark Owusu, a King’s alumnus, blogs for us about some important reflections from his career journey. How do early career experiences, like odd jobs or entry level roles, help us learn important lessons and build success down the line in our careers? Find out by reading on!… More Valuable lessons in disguise: KCL alumnus Mark’s reflections about his early work experiences
Today we’re talking about how students can get creative about work experience in the film and video sector – it doesn’t always need to be through a placement. How can students present university coursework and passion projects in a professional context? Find out here!… More Create your own work experience: tips for entering the video industry without placement experience
We’re taking a look at how university students can stay focused on your career journey while keeping expectations realistic. How do you set goals for a career journey? How do you manage your career learning at the same time as living a busy university life? Read on!… More 5 REALISTIC ways to stay focused on your career goals during university
Our Enquiries Officer Toslima Khatun talks about an exciting virtual work experience opportunity currently recruiting for a Java Developers scholarship programme. In a previous blog post, we spoke about the rise of paid opportunities to enhance your careers remotely amid the lockdown. The rise of virtual working environments is one large component of allowing everyone to… More Opportunity Highlight: Java Developer Scholarship with mthree
Uni degrees teach us way more than we might realise… and those transferable skills can really help our career!… More Don’t panic! Discovering the wider value of your degree #MyNextSteps
3 simple things to do this January to enhance your employability! … More New Year, New Careers Goals
In this blog post, we explore how to craft your own experience – this can be anything that furthers your skills and employability, from running your own music night to setting up an online store. Whilst some industries abound with internships, spring weeks, or work shadowing opportunities, these formalised and structured work experience are… More Creating your own opportunities!
Employers often look for more than just a good degree. What they really want is someone who can demonstrate that they are the right fit for the job, often by providing evidence of their skills and competencies. Work experience is a great way to develop this and will give you an insight into the world… More Creating your own “work” experience