Careers Training and Development

We developed a specific careers training and development programmes for our higher education students. Career services are available to students on 'teach-out', as well as those studying LSBF's Executive Education programmes. At the moment, career support is not being offered to new students. For further information, please email careers@lsbf.org.uk.

What-is series: careers in consulting

This workshop introduces you to the different options available to you within the field of consulting.

What-is series: careers in marketing

This workshop introduces you to the different options available to you within the field of marketing.

What-is series: careers in financial services

In this workshop you will understand the different career paths in the Financial Services for postgraduate students. Graduates are often surprised by how many different career paths there are within financial services.

Interviewing

In this workshop, we will touch upon the purpose of the interview, preparation for the interview, types of interviews, how to handle and answer questions in the widely accepted and result oriented STAR format.

Job search strategies & online resources

Invaluable tips on how to look for a job, techniques you can use to your advantage.

Starting your career journey: what, where, how?

The first stage in a career journey begins with self-assessment (evaluating your skills, needs and career values) and researching the sector and companies you want to work with.

Informational interviewing

An informational interview involves talking with people who are currently working in your field of interest to gain a better understanding of the occupation or industry and more importantly to build a network of contacts in that field over a period of time (usually a year). This can also be used to gain valuable information for your dissertation.

Using social media for career success (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, blogs, etc.)

In this day and age, we witness the increased use of social media - not only in our personal but professional lives

Building your personal brand and networking

In this workshop you will understand the concepts of creating your 'personal brand' for career success and understand how to create networks for career success.

Cover letter writing

In the UK, each job application should always have an accompanying cover letter which is customised for that job.

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Contact details

Careers Advisory:
George Brown
Tel: 0207 8232303
Email: careers@lsbf.org.uk

Careers in Financial Services Workshop

"The workshop showed and introduced new areas where I can start looking for jobs and now I have a wide range of choices to look at."

Leandro Paiva
MSc Finance Student

Building Your Personal Brand & Networking Workshop

"The workshop has given me new ideas on how I can get good jobs and network in order to create connections around the world."

Ohireime Princeton
MBA Student