Career prospects with a Journalism degree: Words of advice from Coventry University ​graduates

The term 'Journalist' is often merged with many definitions, and as such a broad career choice, it can often be challenging for students to decide which path to take after graduating University. Many roles within Journalism fall under radio, print, and TV, however the invaluable skills that are gained such as creative writing, research and... Continue Reading →


New Year, new (employable) me!

If you swore you’d run that marathon this year but your trainers have yet to see the light of day, don’t despair. News year’s resolutions aside, here are some easy peasy employability goals for each month of semester two that you can actually stick to. January: Upgrade your social media presence With technology playing a... Continue Reading →

Me, Myself and Google

As you may already know by now, my name is Sean. What you probably didn't know is that in 1995 I got my first computer from a small computer store in my local Asda (Windows 95 with a 15" CRT monitor and dial up! #idontliketobrag). I was lucky enough to be part of the first... 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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