Email Etiquette

Keep it short. Easy to read, short and clear. Shrink sentences and list items. Save everyone's time by linking to the resources instead of leaving everyone to find them individually.Reply to all. Always remember to reply to all, the most common mistake amongst teams is lack of communication. Check that everyone relevant is included. Carbon [...]

How To Increase Your Visibility While Working From Home

How To Increase Your Visibility While Working From Home

Remaining visible while working from home is important for many reasons. Firstly, you are more likely to be put forward for new opportunities. Also, you show you are an effective leader, you build stronger relationships with your colleagues and consequently, you and your team will get recognition for achievements. As well as, you show to [...]

How To Exude Confidence During An Interview

How To Exude Confidence During An Interview

Interviews can be a scary process, but this article aims to provide you with helpful tips to make interviews more enjoyable. Who knows, through the tips listed in this article it may help you radiate more confidence and potentially you may get hired for that job role! Tip 1: Interviews are a two-way process When [...]

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 [...]

Interview Questions’ Company’s WILL Ask When Applying For ANY Internship or Graduate Programme’ & How To Answer – Students & Grads

  Throughout my time at university, I have spent time applying for several types of jobs; from retail jobs to summer internships and currently graduate schemes. I have had the experience of working within the Financial Services at companies such as Freshfields LLP, Aviva, Beazley and Schroders. I have noticed that there is a common [...]