Interested in engaging with competitions around tech? Into changing the world? Looking to build networks and enter into a career in tech, mobile networks and innovation? Then check out this opportunity from Vodafone.… More Competition alert: Vodafone’s Think Big, then Bigger!
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
Martha’s placement took her to the Human Resources department at WarnerMedia. What has her placement as a Talent Acquisition Intern been like? Read all about it…… More Student placements in their own words: Martha at WarnerMedia
When you’re an international student, entering the working world in the UK can feel like a mystery. How do you craft the perfect CV for job applications in the UK? … More Careers in the UK: 9 CV tips for international students
Karthik Balasubramanian is a 3rd-year Mathematics with Statistics student, and also the Brand Ambassador for Technology at JP Morgan. King’s Careers had the pleasure of hearing about Karthik’s part-time role, from application to navigating studies as well as everyday life as a brand ambassador.… More What’s it like being a Brand Ambassador during your studies? KCL student Karthik’s story
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?
As part-time work has taken a hit owing to Covid-19, it’s understandable that many students and students-to-be are finding the prospect of their income worrying. In this blog, we talk about self-employment as an alternative to part-time work, as well as some quick tips to help boost your income as a student.… More Alternatives to part-time work & extra income as a King’s student during Covid-19
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!
In today’s blog, King’s student Ria talks about her experience as a virtual intern. Tune in to learn all about her journey to a virtual internship, what challenges and benefits she was faced with, and what tips Ria has in store for others considering to be a virtual intern this summer. … More What’s it like being a virtual intern? #MyNextSteps