This is a guest post writing by Inspiring Interns. Quick fire quiz! Do you know the difference between sales and business development? The two share similarities, but ultimately they are two separate careers with their own perks and potential. Read on to find out what each has to offer and whether it’s right for you. … More Working in Sales and Business Development
To be successful with applications, interviews and assessment centres you’ll need to have well-informed answers to questions like: Why do you want to work for us? What are some of the issues facing this sector? What do you know about our competitors? Tell me about a recent business news story you found interesting and why? … More Why do you want to work for us? Tips for researching employers and industry sectors
Have you spent a lot of time during your degree watching TV and shouting your opinions at the screen? If you really love TV, have lots of ideas and thrive in a busy, buzzing work environment, a career in the TV industry might be worth thinking about. The bad news: Careers in TV require perseverance … More Working in TV
Working in the Careers & Enterprise Centre, we get to find out about new areas of work and new job titles all the time. These come about because of the way industry has to respond to the rapidly changing world. A friend of mine is a Social Media Monitoring Officer. These jobs didn’t exist a … More Finance Industry Insight: what is interdealer broking?
Throughout your degree you may have had a part time job and there’s a good chance that it was in retail. Scanning hundreds of items through a till each shift, folding endless piles of clothes and stacking shelves may not have filled you with the desire to consider a career in the industry; but retail … More More than stacking shelves and packing bags: How a career in retail might be the right fit for you
Ever wondered what is takes to be a Rocket Scientist? Or just think Librarians sit around shushing you and shelving books? The Guardian Career’s Behind the job title series offers insight into careers which are less spoken about. How can Behind the job title help me? The series offers insights into non-traditional and traditional jobs … More The jobs they don’t tell you about…
How would you like to make a career out of holidaying in the hot sun? There’s more to a career in travel than tour reps and cabin crew; working in the sector could enable you to combine two things you love, travel and just about anything else. What you need Passion is something that employers … More Get paid to explore the planet. Working in the travel industry