So, You’re Thinking of Doing a Work Placement…

The dilemma: you can’t get work without experience, and you can’t experience without working. It’s becoming more and more evident that what employees want are candidates that have experience, that “get up and go”. Although having a degree of 2:1 or above is still sought after by many employers, there is an increasing drive for work-ready graduates. There isn’t a better way to get “work-ready” than through working in the industry you hope to get into, and I can say from experience that doing a year-long placement in industry (internship) has completely changed me. I have come back after my…

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