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Insider tips blog series from alumni and employers

Throughout the past few months, we’ve posted blogs from LSE alumni and employers about what it’s like to work in certain sectors, including their advice for current students. In this blog you can find a recap of what they said – check out previous posts too and look out for more posts this year! Culture, arts and heritage Guest blog […]


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Case study masterclasses with former Bain consultant

Starts: 9 Nov 2018 9:30 AM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 11:30 AM
A series of masterclasses with an Ana Hernandez Rubio (an experienced management consultant) to help you improve your case study performance. You must have a case study interview coming up in order to book a place.

Coffee Morning: Careers in International Development

Starts: 18 Jan 2019 8:30 AM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 10:00 AM
Remaining places: 23
This coffee morning is for students aspiring to work in International Development Consultancies, Charities and NGOs, and is open to all degree disciplines. Come and learn what it takes to succeed in this sector from those in the know.

How to write cover letters

Starts: 18 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 97
Cover letters are your opportunity to promote yourself and convince employers you are the right person for the job. This seminar will help you understand what employers want from your cover letter and show you how to achieve this.

Cutting Edge Issues in Development: Can business be more than a profit maximiser?

Starts: 18 Jan 2019 4:00 PM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 6:00 PM
Erinch Sahan is Chief Executive at The World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).

This event is part of the Cutting Edge Issues in Development Thinking & Practice series.

One-off volunteering: Young at Heart

Starts: 18 Jan 2019 5:00 PM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 9:30 PM
Fully booked. Join the waiting list to be notified if places become available.
Coin Street are looking for warm and friendly volunteers to join their team for the annual seniors party, Young at Heart 2018. Your role will be to welcome guests, take coats, help serve a delicious dinner and support the cleaning and tidying up.

How to perform well at interviews

Starts: 21 Jan 2019 12:00 PM
Finishes: 21 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Remaining places: 3
This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to review your interview preparation approach, formulate suitable answers, and practise your technique.

Volunteering – how, what, why and when?

Starts: 21 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Finishes: 21 Jan 2019 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 46
Come along to this seminar to find out how you can get involved in volunteering whilst you are studying at LSE and what opportunities are available.

Applying for an EC Traineeship

Starts: 21 Jan 2019 4:00 PM
Finishes: 21 Jan 2019 5:00 PM
Remaining places: 153
This seminar is a step-by-step guide to applying for an internship at the European Commission, led by LSE Careers. It offers an introduction to the EC stage recruitment process, including researching individual DGs, selecting useful content for the application form, lobbying and offer acceptance.

How to master presentations

Starts: 22 Jan 2019 12:00 PM
Finishes: 22 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Remaining places: 28
Many recruitment processes require you to deliver a presentation so employers can assess your communication skills. Learn how to plan and deliver a coherent, persuasive message, and increase your personal impact in front of employers in this workshop.

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Paid 3 Month Marketing Internship & Content Writer at Passbase

31 Jan 2019
City of London Greater London United Kingdom
Passbase aims to fully digitize the way people identify themselves by creating a biometrically secured, verified, self-sovereign identity. We need help to create content for and market Passbase across a variety of channels.

Research Analyst

30 Jan 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
Charity Entrepreneurship is a research and training program aimed at creating multiple EA charities annually with a different focus area each year. 2018-2019 will be focused on animal advocacy. The research analyst position will have a large influence on the charities that get founded.

Financial Services and Payments Programme Manager

19 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
techUK's Financial Services & Payments Programme works to ensure, on behalf of our members, that industry, Government, international and regulatory challenges are addressed effectively and coherently and that all stakeholders work together effectively in the common interest.

Sales Associate

9 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
As Sales Associate you will report directly to the founder, take initiative to implement and explore the power of visual merchandising and sales strategies, and use your passion for food and the environment, interpersonal skills and infectious energy to engage customers and generate sales.

Fundraising & Event Support

30 Nov 2019
North London Greater London United Kingdom
The success of our fundraising events throughout the year relies on the support of our volunteers.This role is very flexible, as volunteers are not required to make any regular commitment and no further training is needed after the volunteer induction.

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