Black History Month – Black Success Stories – Bhekuvuyo

Black History Month – Black Success Stories – Bhekuvuyo

As part of our Black History Month Series we are sharing the success stories of various black people to understand more about their career paths and to learn from their experiences so far. Today we will be sharing Bhekuvuyo's story. 1) Brief Introduction to yourself and what you currently do, and what your main interests [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Are Virtual Internships Forming Part of our “New Normal”? – Student Experiences with Virtual Internships & Where to Find Them Part #1

Are Virtual Internships Forming Part of our “New Normal”? – Student Experiences with Virtual Internships & Where to Find Them Part #1

With everything on a stand-still due to Covid-19, many organisations have had to rethink their talent pipeline management initiatives, consequently, this has resulted in drastic changes for many organisations. For some, this has included changing aspects of how their university internship programmes are run; some organisations have shifted their spring and summer internship programmes online [...]