Create your own work experience: tips for entering the video industry without placement experience

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

Cold-calling and speculative job applications in the Creative Industries… does it work?

Today we’re talking about whether cold-calling creative industry employers and applying for jobs speculatively can get you in for work experience. Hint: yes it can! Dominic Sutherland, our guest blogger is the Managing Director of NextShoot, a corporate video production company in London making business video content for well-known brands.… More Cold-calling and speculative job applications in the Creative Industries… does it work?

Opportunity alert: Build your cloud-based computing skills with Amazon Web Services

Read about Amazon’s new competition for students, all about cloud-based computing! The AWS Educate Challenge is an inter-university competition where students from UK and Ireland build cloud computing skills and compete for a chance to win prizes.… More Opportunity alert: Build your cloud-based computing skills with Amazon Web Services

Student placements in their own words: Ana’s journey from placement to a graduate career!

Ana Jalba, King’s Alumni and Computer Science with a Year in Industry graduate completed her placement at Nomura in 2016/17 and now works in Software Engineering at Privitar. Two years on, Ana tells us about her career journey since graduating and how her placement helped her along the way!… More Student placements in their own words: Ana’s journey from placement to a graduate career!

Keeping up with the current job market… with our top 5 resources! #MyNextSteps

For this week’s #MyNextSteps blog, we’re jumping into what’s happening in the wider job market. Are you hoping to develop your understanding of graduate recruitment in your industry? Here are our top 5 resources where you can find out ongoing and current information about the current job market. … More Keeping up with the current job market… with our top 5 resources! #MyNextSteps