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Career advice | Get support from a mentor

Nerissa Culli, neuroscience student, joined the Career Mentoring programme because she wanted to find out the differences between academic and industrial research, what lab activities involved and…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 242 plays 0  

Nadia Whittome, first year law student talks about her interest in politics and experience to date!

Nadia talks about her interest in politics and how she has gained valuable work experience including working as a parliamentary intern during the Referendum campaign.

From  Jackie Thompson on July 4th, 2017 0 likes 114 plays 0  

Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - solving a problem for a local community centre

Timi Soyombo, a third-year industrial economics student, talks about the two problems that they solved for The Vine Community Centre - firstly, a lack of volunteers and secondly to increase their…

From  Jackie Thompson on June 9th, 2017 0 likes 512 plays 0  

Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - two students share their experience

Loren Querickiol and Deepak Assudani talk about their group project to solve a real-life business project for Romax Technology, a local small to medium-sized business. The Challenge gave them the…

From  Jackie Thompson on May 30th, 2017 0 likes 562 plays 0  

An English student reflects on his internship

Ben Garry reflects on what he has learned about himself and digital marketing from his internship at Impression Digital in Nottingham.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 24th, 2016 0 likes 12 plays 0  

The value of an internship

Aaron Dicks, Managing Director of Impression and Ben Garry, English student reflect on the value of an internship.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 24th, 2016 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Helping students to build their CV

Ross Davies, Director at Strafe Creative, talks about how they have supported students to gain the skills and experience for the creative sector through the Nottingham Internship Scheme. The…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 19th, 2016 0 likes 87 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Bringing fresh ideas and skills to build the business

Emma Brown, Head of Project Management at Protolan, talks about how the Nottingham Internship Scheme has been so successful because the interns have brought in new ideas and skillsets to build…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 19th, 2016 0 likes 166 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Recruiting new talent for the business

Aaron Dicks, Managing Director at Impression, talks about how the Nottingham Internship Scheme has enabled him to recruit new talent for the business - achieving a 100% conversion rate! Ben Garry,…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 19th, 2016 0 likes 446 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Gaining experience in my chosen career

Rachel Flaxman, classical civilisation student, talks about her summer internship at Green's Mill and Science Centre and how it has given her an insight into a career in heritage. Rachel's…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 16th, 2016 0 likes 616 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Developing the skills for working life

Shannon Berridge, English student, talks about her summer internship at Strafe Creative - how she has developed the work-related skills that she will need for working life and gaining some work…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 16th, 2016 0 likes 171 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Improving my coding skills

Matt Kempa, computer science student, talks about his summer internship at Strafe Creative and how he developed his coding skills through the projects he worked on and the advice from the directors…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 16th, 2016 0 likes 128 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Working for a small company

Ollie Thompson, mechanical engineering student, talks about his summer internship at Protolan - the advantages of working for a small to medium-sized enterprise. Ollie's internship was organised…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 16th, 2016 0 likes 135 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Working in a professional environment

Daniel Markcoons, mechanical engineering student, talks about his summer internship at Protolan - the work he was involved with and how he gained a valuable insight into a professional working…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 16th, 2016 0 likes 646 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Making an impact

Ben Garry, BA English graduate, talks about his internship as a digital marketing executive and how he improved the online visibility of his clients' businesses and that of his employer,…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 16th, 2016 0 likes 945 plays 0  

Summer Internship Scheme - an introduction for employers

Chris Colegate from the Careers and Employability Service talks about the Summer Internship Scheme and how local SMEs have benefited from employing our talented students for 8-12 weeks.

From  Jackie Thompson on September 25th, 2014 0 likes 290 plays 0  

Summer Internships Scheme - Instantview

Mark Habgood, CEO at Instantview and Nick McBlain, computer science student, talk about their experience of the Summer Internships Scheme, organised by the Careers and Employability Service.

From  Jackie Thompson on September 25th, 2014 0 likes 298 plays 0  

Summer internships - ICN

Geoff Baker, CEO at ICN, Prachi Jain, management studies student and Greg Dougall, economics with Chinese studies graduate share their experiences of the summer internship scheme.

From  Jackie Thompson on August 28th, 2014 0 likes 553 plays 0  

Undergraduate study in the School of Mathematical Sciences

Find out what it is like to study maths from our own staff and students in the school of mathematical sciences. There are lots of opportunities for our undergraduates as is explained. Find out more…

From  sbzlph on July 1st, 2014 0 likes 3,555 plays 0  

Work placements for students in the School of English

Students and employers talk about the benefits of the placement scheme which is offered by the School of English for final year students to gain authentic work experience. For more details about…

From  Digital Communications on January 20th, 2014 0 likes 565 plays 0