Studying To Be A Nurse- Meet Praise

Studying To Be A Nurse- Meet Praise

Questions: Brief description about yourself and your interests. “My name is Praise, I am from Nigeria half Igbo half Yoruba, I like listening to music, socialising with people and editing videos.” What do you study at university and why? What’s the story behind it? “I am currently studying Nursing in Univeristy, since when I was [...]

How I Found A Graduate Job During The Coronavirus Pandemic & Companies Hiring (Graduates Jobs) 2021

How I Found A Graduate Job During The Coronavirus Pandemic & Companies Hiring (Graduates Jobs) 2021

How has the pandemic impacted the UK Jobs market? August 2020 showed that the Coronavirus lockdown had caused the UK to enter a recession, accompanied with employment falling to its all-time lowest since the 2009 financial crisis. According to the government’s spending review, UK unemployment is expected to rise to 2.6 million by mid of [...]

Skills Employers are Looking for in 2020

Skills Employers are Looking for in 2020

Remote Working Remote working is a relatively new skill that is in high demand, and I guess we can say it ties in with being ‘adaptable’ because we are experiencing a new way of working- working from home. The recent pandemic has resulted in countries entering in several lock downs, and consequently work from home [...]

Working For A Small Firm vs Big Firm

Working For A Small Firm vs Big Firm

When deciding which organisation you would like to work for, an important factor to take into account is the size of the firm. This article will focus on the major differences between working at a small firm vs big firm. Small firms often have a transformational culture, whereas larger firms have a transactional culture: From [...]

How I went from a Psychology Grad to an IT Intern – |My Internship Experience @BGF

How I went from a Psychology Grad to an IT Intern – |My Internship Experience @BGF

Application Process: I had never heard about BGF (Business Growth Fund) before, but I received an email from Student Ladder advertising the various different types of internship vacancies they had. Prior to this, I had completed work experience in Investment Management so I knew this would be an industry that I would see myself working [...]

Exploring Different Careers Whilst at University

Exploring Different Careers Whilst at University

Recently, I finalised my studies at Goldsmiths, the University of London where I studied a BSc in Psychology and Management. I was reflecting and realised that I had explored so many different industries leading up and whilst at university, all of which made me understand things I am interested and things I am not so [...]