Not just for budding academics – KURF is great experience for all students! KBS Marketing Academic Faculties, Anna & Prokriti’s Case Study

Continuing our blog series all about the King’s Undergraduate Research Award, today’s blog is a real treat. Anna and Prokriti, both lecturers in Marketing at King’s Business School, talk about the inclusivity of academic research experience – regardless of what degree or career sector students are planning, KURF is a great way for students of any background build professional skills and experience.… More Not just for budding academics – KURF is great experience for all students! KBS Marketing Academic Faculties, Anna & Prokriti’s Case Study

The Goal is Bigger than the Nerves: KCL Alumn Mark’s Networking Advice for the Finance Industry

What can King’s students do to maximise virtual career planning and network within the finance sector? We spoke with Mark Owosu, a KCL alumnus and founder of Finstreet, an online knowledge factory around the finance industry –  to get top tips around researching for your career planning, and tips on virtual networking!… More The Goal is Bigger than the Nerves: KCL Alumn Mark’s Networking Advice for the Finance Industry

What’s the future looking like for the Marketing and Comms Industry? (Covid-19 update) Part 1/2

In today’s blog, our Employer Engagement Advisor Kalina Zlatkova brings industry insights to students and grads interested in Marketing and Communications. How has the industry changed due to Covid-19, and where is it heading?… More What’s the future looking like for the Marketing and Comms Industry? (Covid-19 update) Part 1/2

Startup or Corporate? Tips for the intrepid graduate (2/2)

To startup, or not to startup. That is the question… again! In the second part of the blog series, guest blogger Adrienne from Arctic Lake discuss some more things to keep in mind to maximise your probability of success in either startup or corporate life… and minimise the potential for heartache. Startups are great, but… More Startup or Corporate? Tips for the intrepid graduate (2/2)

Startup or Corporate? Tips for the intrepid graduate (1/2)

To startup, or not to startup. That is the question.  And it’s an easy choice if you ask guest blogger Adrienne Gauldie at Arctic Lake – startup all the way!  But, there are some things to keep in mind to maximise your probability of success and minimise the potential for heartache. You’ve almost made it. … More Startup or Corporate? Tips for the intrepid graduate (1/2)

What is ‘critical thinking’ and how can I apply it to finding work experience?

Feeling unsure about your Easter or Summer plans? Or maybe a bit overwhelmed about the best ways to develop your employability during your degree? Wherever you go, people may have different advice to give. In this blog, we’ll discuss the skill of critical thinking to help you feel confident and how you can choose the right step for you. … More What is ‘critical thinking’ and how can I apply it to finding work experience?

Trends in Tech and Data – The Student & Graduate Job Market (Covid-19 update)

To celebrate the Tech and Data Festival, with lots of career inspiration, employer events and networking opportunities, we’re excited to bring you a peek into the trends of tech and data industry. What’s the outlook like for students and graduates interested in entering the field?… More Trends in Tech and Data – The Student & Graduate Job Market (Covid-19 update)

Opportunity alert: Lloyds Banking Group begins the ’Feel Good Fest’!

We’re passionate about careers opportunities, and we’re even more passionate about feeling good in your career journey. Today’s opportunity is organised by Lloyds Banking Group – starting from January 25th, students can take part in various online experiences “from finance to food and games”, with networking opportunities and fun!… More Opportunity alert: Lloyds Banking Group begins the ’Feel Good Fest’!

The TWO types of virtual internships – and how King’s students can boost their employability online!

We’ve been buzzing about virtual internships since last year, and 2021 is looking even better with King’s students having access to lots of exciting work opportunities online and during our Internships & Placements Virtual Festival! But did you know there are two (two?) kinds of virtual internships? Read more to find out!… More The TWO types of virtual internships – and how King’s students can boost their employability online!