Application forms

A guide to CVs, cover letters, and application forms

This is a free guide, written by the LSE careers consultants and available only to LSE students. Come to the LSE Careers resource centre (5th Floor, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre) to pick up your free copy.

Or have a look through it online below:


How to approach speculative applications

Starts: 29 Jan 2018 4:00 PM
Finishes: 29 Jan 2018 5:00 PM
Remaining places: 40
A speculative application involves proactively approaching an employer to seek out opportunities that have not been advertised. This seminar will help you understand the scenarios where you may need to use a speculative application and what you should include.

IDEP: Spotlight on Modern Slavery in a Development Context

Starts: 29 Jan 2018 5:00 PM
Finishes: 29 Jan 2018 6:00 PM
Remaining places: 24
There is widespread recognition across the globe that the elimination of Modern Slavery is one of the great human rights issues of our time.

Join John Cox from the UK’s Department of International Development for his perspectives on the challenges and the work that is being done.

Masterclass in Crisis Communications

Starts: 5 Feb 2018 3:00 PM
Finishes: 5 Feb 2018 5:00 PM
Fully booked. Join the waiting list to be notified if places become available.
A masterclass in crisis communications from LSE alumus Sheree Dodd. Sheree will discuss the key principles of handling breaking issues and crises before inviting participants to carry out a practical exercise in crisis communications.

Careers in Marketing panel and networking

Starts: 7 Feb 2018 6:15 PM
Finishes: 7 Feb 2018 8:30 PM
Remaining places: 15
A range of panellists working in different areas of the marketing industry will share their insights and recruitment tips, followed by the opportunity to talk informally over drinks.

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