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:

Managing Innovation: Opportunities and Challenges in FinTech

Starts: 26 Mar 2019 6:30 PM
Finishes: 26 Mar 2019 8:30 PM
Venue: LSE, OLD 4.10
Remaining places: 10
Hear about the latest developments and opportunities in FinTech from some Europe's most exciting FinTech companies, specialists and collaborators - Ebury, Goldex, HSBC, Hulgrave.

*Department of Management MSc students only* Intapp strategic consulting workshop and networking

Starts: 28 Mar 2019 6:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Mar 2019 8:00 PM
Venue: LSE, New Academic Building, Lincoln's Inn Fields, NAB.2.14
Remaining places: 27
Management consultant and LSE alumna Ambika Kapur (MSc Management & Strategy, 2015) will take you through a case study and share experiences of working in consulting

CVs in and outside academia: PhDs, Fellows and Research Staff

Starts: 8 May 2019 1:00 PM
Finishes: 8 May 2019 2:00 PM
Venue: PhD Academy, LRB
Remaining places: 37
In this seminar we will look at how PhD students, Fellows and researchers can put together strong applications for jobs inside and outside of academia, including what employers expect to see in applications and how you can present yourself successfully at this stage of the recruitment process.

Department of Gender Studies - writing effective CV and cover letters

Starts: 16 May 2019 11:00 AM
Finishes: 16 May 2019 1:00 PM
Venue: PAR.2.03
Remaining places: 38
Make sure your CV and cover letter are as effective as possible, showcase your skills and experience, and secure the interview you want.

Applying for jobs outside academia: PhDs, Fellows and Research Staff

Starts: 20 May 2019 12:30 PM
Finishes: 20 May 2019 1:30 PM
Venue: PhD Academy, LRB
Remaining places: 39
This is an introduction to interviews and other selection processes outside academia and will help PhD students, Fellows and research staff learn how to prepare and what to expect.

Department of Gender Studies: interview skills workshop

Starts: 23 May 2019 11:00 AM
Finishes: 23 May 2019 1:00 PM
Venue: PAR.1.02
Remaining places: 38
Make sure you are showing your skills at their best with this interactive workshop where you will have the chance to review your interview preparation and practice your technique.

Mature Students lunch

Starts: 5 Jun 2019 12:30 PM
Finishes: 5 Jun 2019 1:30 PM
Venue: PhD Academy, LRB
Remaining places: 40
PhD students who have more than 10 years’ work experience have different needs in terms of career progression and life after the PhD. This informal lunch is another chance to meet some of your peers and join a facilitated careers discussion for people in your situation.

Career Check UP! For PhDs, Fellows and Research Staff

Starts: 26 Jun 2019 12:30 PM
Finishes: 26 Jun 2019 2:00 PM
Venue: PhD Academy, LRB
Remaining places: 39
​This interactive workshop, facilitated by an experienced Careers Consultant, will give you time to review your career progression to date, help you establish priorities for your future, and identify the best ways to present your experience and skills to potential employers.

CVs in and outside academia: PhDs, Fellows and Research Staff

Starts: 1 Jul 2019 12:30 PM
Finishes: 1 Jul 2019 1:30 PM
Venue: PhD Academy, LRB
Remaining places: 40
In this seminar we will look at how PhD students, Fellows and researchers can put together strong applications for jobs inside and outside of academia, including what employers expect to see in applications and how you can present yourself successfully at this stage of the recruitment process.

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