Ever since my undergraduate degree, consultancy stood out to me as an ideal career choice however I lacked insight regarding their attributes and the way they operate. Upon encountering the SBM QConsult programme, I was presented with the opportunity to not only engage directly with a real business case, but to enhance my understanding and … More SBM QConsult: Arash’s Experience
Erasmus+ is the EU’s programme for boosting skills and employability through education, training, youth and sport. Queen Mary University of London participates in the Erasmus+ Programme and will supply funding to a limited number of students for a traineeship in Europe. Students in their final year who are planning on doing a traineeship (internship/work placement) outside the … More Erasmus+ Funding for Graduate Traineeships – 2019 applications open, deadline 2nd June 2019
After graduating from my undergraduate degree, I was determined to distinguish myself in the graduate job market by pursuing an internship and further education. The first step I took to achieve this was studying a postgraduate degree in MSc International Financial Management, as it would allow me to specialise in the relevant field I am … More SBM QConsult: Nicholas’ Story So Far…
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For most roles, an application that stands out is one which is extremely easy to read and clearly demonstrates the candidate’s skills for the role. Here are 5 quick tips to get you started… 1) Correct spelling and grammar: Spelling mistakes or grammatical errors in an application can give the impression that you lack attention … More 5 ways to make your job application stand out
Kasim, 2nd year Geography with Business Management student I took part in the QInsight: Civil Service Fast Stream scheme last autumn and it has definitely been the best opportunity I have had to enhance my employability. The scheme is held during university hours and is run by the Fast Stream. Sessions were also led by … More Student Story: Kasim’s QInsight Journey
December has been and gone and the cold, hard reality of January is now upon us all. It is rarely an easy time of year, but throw in the added pressures of a graduate job hunt and it can be particularly hard to get motivated, to stay motivated and to remain positive. Of course, everyone’s … More How to stay positive with your job hunt in the New Year