I can hardly believe this term is over already! A lot of people have already headed back home to celebrate the holidays with their friends and family. If you’re in the part II stage of your degree, the increased load of work, heightened difficulty and back to back deadlines may have resulted in a very […]Read More Having a Productive Break!
We are in the last week now. Week 10, this term has flown by, this time last year we were all being evacuated due to the floods. I’m really glad that didn’t happen this year it was a scary experience. Lancaster set up a Christmas market last week and there was a Santa’s grotto. I […]Read More Christmas is a time for caring
I have known since the day I decided that I wanted to study a business related degree that I wanted to complete an industrial placement as part of my time at University. I knew that the experience this would offer me would be invaluable, not only for furthering my understanding of my subject, but also […]Read More Is an Industrial Placement for me?
‘Find something you love to do and you’ll never have to work a day in your life.’ – Harvey McKay I’m sure we’re all familiar with this popular adage about career choice but we normally associate it with artistic professions such as musicians. In actual fact, this saying can be applied to everyone no matter […]Read More LOVE MONDAYS
Roseanne is a MSc Management graduate, who secured an internship with a global company off the back of interviewing them for part of her course. Here, she talks about her experiences. Not only did my MSc in Management prepare me for the world of business and give me confidence in many different areas, it also […]Read More Guest Post: Roseanne Willison-Parry- Life as an intern at Valeocon
A unique selling point (USP) is a factor that differentiates a product from its competitors, in the context of a student it is the quality or skill that differentiates you and enables you to stand out compared to other students. Whether applying for Spring insight programmes, penultimate year internships or graduate schemes and jobs, having […]Read More What is your USP?!
After the hecticity of fresher’s week, I’ve experienced 6 weeks of university so far. With them, have come many lectures, courseworks, and a few tests. Leaving academics aside, there’s also all the social events happening, whether it’d be societies, parties with people you study with, or live with. After experiencing quite a bit of it […]Read More Getting the most out of your time at University
‘The answers are all out there, we just need to ask the right questions’- Oscar Wilde : Revising for upcoming exams I am currently revising for my ACF 214 Principles of Finance exam that is coming up in the next few weeks. I’m a little nervous as I find finance quite difficult. However, as I […]Read More ‘The answers are all out there, we just need to ask the right questions’- Oscar Wilde : Revising for upcoming exams
I have recently been trying to create an Accounting and Finance society and I am pleased to say it has had LUSUs approval! This is an amazing opportunity and as acting founder and soon to be president, I am very exciting to start creating and promoting it. I feel it will be a vital part […]Read More Christmas is coming!