Starting out your first ‘proper’ job after university? Below are a few simple workplace guidelines that you should follow as an employee: Be punctual. “Better three hours too soon than one minute late.” – William Shakespeare Being punctual will give the impression that you are organised, reliable and have a good work ethic. Give yourself … More 5 Top Tips on How to Impress Your Employer
So you’ve just completed your work experience. It was in a sector that relates to your degree and in the type of company that you always thought would suit you. Hooray for you, right? But, what if you didn’t enjoy it? You had it all mapped out but now the future isn’t so clear. The … More What if you hated your work experience?
Kajal (SEF PASS Student organiser, 2016-17) University starts and finishes extremely quickly, one second, you’re signing up to societies and the next you’re sitting your last exam and graduating. It all goes in the blink of an eye, so it’s important to make the most of your time at QMUL. Sometimes spontaneous decisions are some … More Student story: Why is the PASS (Peer Assisted Study Support) scheme so special?
Interested in doing some work experience over the summer? Apply now to take on a QProject in a local charity! Read about Rosie’s experience Rosie volunteered at Rosetta Arts for 6 weeks this summer as a Marketing Project leader. The Rosetta Art Centre is a visual art centre based in East London established in 1993. … More QProjects: Rosie’s story
Thinking about getting some work experience this summer? QProjects Summer has 10 positions in charities open for applications now. Jess Weeks got involved with QProjects earlier this year, as a Collections Project Leader at the Royal Academy of Arts. Jess wanted to gain some experience in the heritage sector and loved the idea of working … More QProjects: The benefits of volunteering
Keen to secure some work experience for this summer? QProjects Summer has 12 positions in charities open for applications now. Read Svetlana’s story: Svetlana volunteered at Stepney City Farm as an Evaluation Project Leader over the summer for 6 weeks. Stepney City Farm is a three acre working farm in the heart of Tower … More QProjects Summer: Svetlana’s story
My name is Annika Ramos, and I’m a student in Pharmaceutical Chemistry at Queen Mary. I took part in the winter round of QConsult run by Careers & Enterprise, where I worked as a consultant in a team of five on a live project for a business client. You are initially required to complete an … More Student story: Annika’s QConsult Experience