In this coding competition, you’ll be able to develop employable skills in the world of work… with the potential of $10,000 prize and even a job offer with CodeVita as top prizes! Deadline is 1 December 2020.… More Competition Alert: CodeVita’s global programming contest!
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
Today we have the pleasure of featuring a guest blogger Edward Prendergast who currently works in the strategy & delivery team at Esme Loans (a rotation within the NatWest Commercial Banking graduate scheme). What’s it like being in a Finance grad scheme? Find out from Edward’s story!… More Five things I learnt from a graduate scheme in finance
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?
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
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!
Guest blogger Liam from Passion.io is here to share a survival checklist for remote working – one that you can use to make sure you’re setting yourself up for success in a remote working role. What kind of mindset is important? What about the digital tools necessary? Read on to find out!… More The remote working survival checklist – with Passion.io
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
Are you a Computer Science student interested in AI and machine learning? Interested to use your knowledge to solve some real-world challenges? Then check out this opportunity!… More Opportunity highlight: Technology and Innovation Policy Centre seeking Computer Science students!
Time to highlight another innovative competition opportunity! You have until 26 June to apply for Bank of England China’s 2020 BOE Innovation Challenge Competition.… More Competition Alert! 2020 Bank of England China Innovation Challenge