What Is Virtually Available on Campus for You to Take Advantage Of?

It may by daunting when you are starting to dive into the world of employment. It is full of applications, digital tests, interviews, assessment centres, and that’s before you even have to start thinking about location, salary, benefits, responsibilities etc when choosing the job. This is why the University, coupled with Henley, have a supportive and expert careers department so you can gain advice in … Continue reading What Is Virtually Available on Campus for You to Take Advantage Of?

Industry Insights: Investing for Impact

Evita Zanusso from Big Society Capital was our speaker this week, and she gave us an overview of ‘Social Impact Investment’: investments that have a social benefit as well as a financial return. Dan Robertson from the Finance Society has provided us with a review: In today’s industry insights talk, Evita Zanuso provided a fascinating insight into the world of social impact investment. After having a more … Continue reading Industry Insights: Investing for Impact

Industry Insights: “A life in a day of a buy-side risk manager”

Once again my colleague Dan Robinson has reviewed the event for us: Anannit Sumawong is a Quantitative analyst at GAM, and he’s an alumni of the ICMA Centre where he studied a masters in Financial Risk Management. In his talk he shared what a typical day is like, and told us some of the things he wished he’d known when he was starting out in … Continue reading Industry Insights: “A life in a day of a buy-side risk manager”

Industry Insights: Career Turning Points

What are the key turning points in a career? We will all have two or three key moments in our working life that define the direction of the remainder of our career. In this talk we learned how to seek out and make the most of opportunities for career development. Stuart Sinclair Non-Executive Director, Lloyds Banking Group   Stuart Sinclair currently holds the position of … Continue reading Industry Insights: Career Turning Points