Careers seminars

A programme of careers skills and information seminars, run throughout the year by careers consultants and external employers.

These are our forthcoming seminars:

BCG Destination Awaits Webinars

Starts: 17 Aug 2018 5:00 PM
Finishes: 9 Nov 2018 6:00 PM
Venue: This is an online Webinar
Interested in a career with BCG?

We warmly invite you to virtually visit our offices through BCG Destination Awaits webinars.

Hear from local BCG consultants and get a glimpse into our offices to understand what we're about.

How to get the most out of LSE Careers fairs

Starts: 28 Sep 2018 12:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Sep 2018 1:00 PM
Venue: CLM.3.02
Remaining places: 96
This seminar will help you find out how you can make the most of the LSE Careers fairs which are a great opportunity to meet employers looking for students for full-time, voluntary and internship opportunities.

Introduction to parliamentary internships

Starts: 28 Sep 2018 3:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Sep 2018 4:00 PM
Venue: CLM.4.02
Remaining places: 111
This seminar for master’s and PhD students will introduce the LSE Parliamentary Internships programme and give you the chance to ask questions about the opportunities available.

Introduction to Investment Banking – what's it like and is it right for you? An insider's view

Starts: 1 Oct 2018 6:30 PM
Finishes: 1 Oct 2018 8:30 PM
Venue: CLM.3.02
Remaining places: 120
In this seminar, John Kelting will speak about what it's like working in Investment and Corporate banking; the differences between origination, trading, research and back office roles; how to figure out whether banking is the right career option for you; and how to decide what to specialise in.

How to write effective CVs

Starts: 2 Oct 2018 12:00 PM
Finishes: 2 Oct 2018 1:00 PM
Venue: TW1.G.01
Remaining places: 160
Writing an effective CV is important for success during the recruitment process - attend this seminar to find out how to tailor your CV to the organisation and position to make it stand out. This seminar is aimed at students who don’t have a lot of experience writing a CV.

Application advice for parliamentary internships

Starts: 2 Oct 2018 1:00 PM
Finishes: 2 Oct 2018 2:00 PM
Venue: CLM.2.02
Remaining places: 120
This seminar for master’s and PhD students will cover the basics of the LSE Parliamentary Internships application process and give advice on how to complete the application to maximise success.

Skills Seminar: Stock Pitch Skills

Starts: 3 Oct 2018 1:00 PM
Finishes: 3 Oct 2018 3:00 PM
Venue: NAB 1.04
Remaining places: 80
Experienced investors from Fidelity Investment's Asset Management Division to teach you stock pitching basics. This seminar will explain the stock pitch research process, valuation, and tips for a successful pitch. We look forward to seeing you there!

Skills Seminar: Management Consultancy Case Study

Starts: 3 Oct 2018 3:00 PM
Finishes: 3 Oct 2018 5:00 PM
Venue: NAB 2.04
Remaining places: 80
​BCG will deliver a 'Management Consultancy Case Study Skills Session' to give you the chance to get up close and find out what it's like on a real project.

Skills seminar: BAML - Mergers and Acquisitions Interactive Case Study

Starts: 3 Oct 2018 3:00 PM
Finishes: 3 Oct 2018 5:00 PM
Venue: NAB 1.04
Remaining places: 60
Join the Bank if America Merrill Lynch to gain an insight what it’s like to be working on an M&A deal alongside our bankers in a highly interactive case study on one of our most interesting transactions.

China Careers Programme: Making the most of your time studying in the UK

Starts: 4 Oct 2018 12:00 PM
Finishes: 4 Oct 2018 1:00 PM
Venue: CLM.3.02
Remaining places: 120
​This seminar is designed to help Chinese international students settle into the UK university environment and understand the services and opportunities available at LSE.

Introduction to parliamentary internships

Starts: 4 Oct 2018 1:00 PM
Finishes: 4 Oct 2018 2:00 PM
Venue: CLM.2.02
Remaining places: 120
This seminar for master’s and PhD students will introduce the LSE Parliamentary Internships programme and give you the chance to ask questions about the opportunities available.

Volunteering : how, why, what and when?

Starts: 5 Oct 2018 1:00 PM
Finishes: 5 Oct 2018 2:00 PM
Venue: CLM.3.02
Remaining places: 120
Come along to this seminar to find out how you can get involved in volunteering whilst you are studying at LSE and what opportunities are available.

Applications Day: How to write effective CVs

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 10:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre
Remaining places: 230
Writing an effective CV is important for success during the recruitment process. Attend this seminar to find out how to tailor your CV to the employer and position in order to make it stand out. This seminar is aimed at students who do not have a lot of experience writing a CV.

Applications Day: How to write effective application forms

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 10:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Venue: CLM 4.02
Remaining places: 120
​These seminars cover all aspects of completing application forms, from personal details to more in-depth questions and what employers are looking for, so that you can approach them with confidence.

These events are part of Applications Day.

Applications Day: How to write cover letters

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 10:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Venue: CLM 3.02
Remaining places: 120
Cover letters are your opportunity to promote yourself and convince employers that you are the right person for the job. These seminars will help you understand what employers want from your cover letter and show you how to achieve this.

These events are part of Applications Day.

Applications Day: Using LinkedIn in your job search

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 10:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Venue: CLM 5.02
Remaining places: 230
This seminar will cover building an effective LinkedIn profile with tips on what to include in each section, how to increase your visibility, and techniques to help you connect and build relationships with LSE alumni. It is most suitable for students with a basic understanding of LinkedIn.

Applications Day: Working in the UK during your studies

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 12:00 PM
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre
Remaining places: 230
This seminar is aimed at registered LSE students who have a Tier 4 visa. We will cover the working conditions for Tier 4 students based on frequently asked questions that we receive throughout the year.

This event is part of Applications Day.

Applications Day: How to write effective CVs

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 12:00 PM
Venue: CLM 2.02
Remaining places: 120
Writing an effective CV is important for success during the recruitment process. Attend this seminar to find out how to tailor your CV to the employer and position in order to make it stand out. This seminar is aimed at students who do not have a lot of experience writing a CV.

Applications Day: How to write effective application forms

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 12:00 PM
Venue: CLM 4.02
Remaining places: 120
​These seminars cover all aspects of completing application forms, from personal details to more in-depth questions and what employers are looking for, so that you can approach them with confidence.

These events are part of Applications Day.

Applications Day: How to write cover letters

Starts: 6 Oct 2018 11:00 AM
Finishes: 6 Oct 2018 12:00 PM
Venue: CLM 3.02
Remaining places: 120
Cover letters are your opportunity to promote yourself and convince employers that you are the right person for the job. These seminars will help you understand what employers want from your cover letter and show you how to achieve this.

These events are part of Applications Day.

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