Social Media Part Time Roles and Freelancing for Students

It’s the bane of student life (and the lifestyle). Attempting to balance your studies with a social life… but then being able to afford having a social life too. You obviously want one and part of the experience of being at university is being able to enjoy yourself outside of it. But ‘fun’ requires a... Continue Reading →


What Different Countries have to Offer

Click to enlarge.* Check the global careers page of the IEMS section of the student portal to see what opportunities we have. Filter by country or by faculty. You can also apply for funding on any opportunities you find, helping with the travelling costs to the destinations you wish to go and placement/volunteer in. Read... Continue Reading →

The Hidden Job Market

Coventry University students are a spoiled bunch.   Picking your way through an onslaught of careers fairs, job portals, newsletters, vacancy emails, leaflets and industrial presentations you’ll probably be aware of a range of current graduate opportunities that could potentially be your dream job. Being able to access a careers service with excellent links to... Continue Reading →

Job Hunting with Social Media

If Facebook were a country it would be the world’s 3rd largest. 93% of marketers use social media for their business. 91% of employers use social media to screen prospective candidates. 95% of companies using social media for recruitment use LinkedIn. Social media is now the number one activity on the internet. With 90% of... Continue Reading →

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