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  • Boundless Theatre

    Virtual Work Experience: Boundless Theatre

    Virtual Work Experience: Boundless Theatre The creative professions are undoubtedly a popular choice among young adults. However, due to the variety of roles and a plethora of sectors students might lack information regarding possible roles. Besides, the sector is pioneering in virtual working, freelancing and flexible working hours; concepts that can be unclear to a […]

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  • Spotify – A day in the life of your staff

    Global music technology platform Spotify wanted to give young people a taste of what a working day at their busy offices is really like. Through Speakers for Schools they organised a Careers Insight Day. They brought together a group of 15 young people from the local area, who were interested in futures in tech but […]

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  • British Airways – Bringing diversity and inclusion to your early talent pool

    Bringing diversity and inclusion to your early talent pool Diversity and inclusion are priorities for British Airways, especially amongst their engineers and pilots where they tell us women and people from BAME communities are under-represented. Over the last three years, British Airways has worked with Speakers for Schools to host hundreds of students through targeted […]

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  • Cisco – Increasing brand awareness and demystifying your organisation amongst young people

    Cisco wanted to increase their brand awareness amongst Young People and demystify their employment offer – they felt that most Young People were unaware of Cisco and lacked an understanding of the breadth of opportunities available. In partnership with Speakers for Schools, Cisco received over 200 applications for their work experience programmes in Reading and […]

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  • Work Experience Inspiration for Every Employer

    Work experience can seem like a daunting task, one that may require a lot of planning and tearing hair out to make sure every second of a student’s day is accounted for. To take the pain out of planning your placements, the Experience Team have compiled their favourite examples of activities our employers have told […]

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  • Spotlight on Creative Careers – A week with AL_A Architects

    Experience (formerly S4SNextGen) is a delivery partner for the Creative Careers Programme and is working with over thirty creative employers to demystify the creative industries through work placements and insight days.   The rapid development of the creative sector offers a variety of new roles and opportunities in new and well-known professions. Whilst creativity is […]

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