Careers news

Careers Insight Day opens up graduate careers in finance
15/07/13

Careers Insight Day opens up graduate careers in finance

At a recent Careers Insight Day, Accounting and Finance undergraduates took part in in a series of workshops run by major employers - providing an ideal opportunity to learn more about finance-related careers and what skills, aptitudes and personal qualities employers look for in their recruits.

LUMS Global Career Development Programme - Focus Africa 10/07/13

LUMS Global Career Development Programme - Focus Africa

Over 50 students from both Lancaster University and the University of Central Lancashire attended Lancaster University Management School's first Focus Africa careers event on June 15.

LUMS takes careers advice to students in Greece 28/06/13

LUMS takes careers advice to students in Greece

Prospective Greek students to Lancaster University were able to start planning for their future careers whilst still in Athens when they took part in a Careers Seminar hosted by Louise Briggs, LUMS’ Head of Careers, Alumni and Employer Relations.

Improving student employability through industrial placements 24/06/13

Improving student employability through industrial placements

The impact on students’ future careers of taking a year-long industrial placement as part of their degree was highlighted during the 2013 Alison Tasker Award. The winner was Laura Hyatt, a Management and Information Technology student, who spent her year with Fujitsu.

The Guardian: 'Top 10 things employers are looking for' 26/04/13

The Guardian: 'Top 10 things employers are looking for'

Professor Cary Cooper helps decode the buzzwords used in job adverts in this article in The Guardian.

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The Telegraph: 'How to find a graduate job using social media' 25/04/13

The Telegraph: 'How to find a graduate job using social media'

Writing for The Telegraph, LUMS Postgraduate Careers Advisor Ajaz Hussain gives tips on how to use Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media to find the perfect graduate job.

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