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Nicole Berg – CEO and Founder, Charis Coaching

Nicole Berg completed the MSc Social Policy and Development at LSE in 2013. She now works as the CEO & Founder, as well as Leadership Coach, Columnist and Speaker at Charis Coaching.

“Always be ready to ask for help and offer help!”

Find out more about Nicole Berg and her experiences on her graduate profile page.

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Tips on securing a job abroad

Finding a job outside of your home country can be hard, and a lot of work and research. There are a huge number of rules and regulations that can be difficult to adhere to when you’re looking at working abroad. In addition to that, the way jobs are recruited can also be different to what you’re used to, and […]

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How to set short, medium and long term goals

Blog by LSE Careers consultant Danny Wilkey:
Why is it important to set goals?
Let’s begin with some common interview questions:

Where do you see your career in five years’ time?
Why did you choose that course?
Tell me about yourself

These questions assume you’ve not only thought about your career goals but you are able to articulate them. So having a […]

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    Alize Aversano – Investment Analyst, Impact Finance Management

Alize Aversano – Investment Analyst, Impact Finance Management

Alize Aversano completed the MSc Development Management at LSE in 2013. She now works as an Investment Analyst at Impact Finance Management.
“Don’t hesitate to contact companies spontaneously and share your passion with them, you might be surprised how people can be open and happy to help you.”
Find out more about Alize Aversano and her experiences on her graduate profile […]

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How to get your career planning started this summer

We’ve got lots of online and offline resources you can use all year round (and up to five years after your course ends!) to help you identify and achieve your career plans:
Tools

Career Builder is a great place to start. It’s designed as an interactive guide to help you navigate the career planning process and find the most appropriate information […]

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Soham Panchamiya – Trainee Solicitor, DLA Piper

Soham Panchamiya completed the LLB Law at LSE  in 2013. She now works as a Trainee Solicitor at DLA Piper.
“Try and get some work experience beforehand – it’s the best way to figure out whether a law firm will actually suit you and your interests.”
Find out more about Soham Panchamiya and her experiences on her graduate profile page.

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Follow LSE Careers on LinkedIn!

We’re here to help LSE students and alumni develop and achieve their career plans and so we’re on LinkedIn (search ‘LSE Careers’) to make sure we reach more people!
Why follow us?
Whether you’re new to LSE, are returning, or have graduated but want to make the most of alumni access to our services, follow us as there will be something […]

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Silvio Erkens – Consultant, Boston Consulting Group

Silvio Erkens completed the MSc International Relations at LSE  in 2013. He now works as Consultant at Boston Consulting Group.
“LSE was all that I expected beforehand and more.”
Find out more about Silvio Erkens and his experiences on his graduate profile page.

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    Want to work in Hong Kong? Come to our Hong Kong Careers Fair!

Want to work in Hong Kong? Come to our Hong Kong Careers Fair!

This year our Hong Kong Careers Fair is on Monday 21 August at the Excelsior Hotel and we look forward to welcoming you! There are lots of great reasons to come to this event:
Explore a dynamic city 
There are many LSE alumni from all over the world in Hong Kong and they’ve created a very active network. And whether you’re […]

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Bruno Gorgulho – Pre-sales Manager, Real Impact Analytics

Bruno Gorgulho completed the MSc International Management at LSE  in 2013. He now works as a Pre-Sales Manager at Real Impact Analytics.
“I chose the LSE because it combines theoretical academic leadership with business pragmatism”
Find out more about Bruno Gorgulho and his experiences on his graduate profile page.
 

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  • Class of 2015. Recent LSE graduates after the Graduation Ceremony on the 16th July 2015.
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    Students and Alumni – how to make the most of LSE Alumni Relations services

Students and Alumni – how to make the most of LSE Alumni Relations services

Guest blog by LSE Alumni Relations:

This July we’ll welcome our newest cohort of 2017 graduates to the LSE alumni community – a lifelong global network of over 142,000 members in almost 200 countries. So how do you stay in touch with the School and connect with fellow alumni once you leave?
Top tips to make the most of your alumni […]

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Patrick Girasole – Analyst, Sendero Consulting

Patrick Girasole completed the MSc Political Economy of Europe at LSE  in 2013. He now works as an Analyst at Sendero Consulting.
“LSE instilled a work ethic in my character that continues to pay dividends today”
Find out more about Patrick Girasole and his experiences on his graduate profile page.

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Graduating in Summer 2017? Options with a 2:2

Congratulations to everyone graduating summer 2017. Getting your degree from LSE is a great achievement whatever the result! One of the questions we are asked, particularly at this time of year, is ‘what impact my degree class will have on my career?’

With many employers asking for a 2:1 it’s easy to see why some students are sent into a […]

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How being part of an LSE society can help your career

Being part of a society during your time at university is one of the easiest ways to tell a potential employer that you are a team player who fully contributes to the institution you’re a part of, be it your place of study or place of work.

If you regularly attend socials of a society, or if you are a […]

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How being part of an LSE sports team can help your career

Being in a sports team is a unique experience that gives you a very specific and valuable set of skills. You can put these skills on your CV or include them in your cover letters, and if you demonstrate how these relate to the job description then your sports team membership can be as valuable as work experience.

Below we’ve […]

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Shirin Reuvers – Manager, Policy and Public Affairs, CDP

Shirin Reuvers completed the MSc Global History at LSE  in 2013. She now works as a Manager of Policy & Public Affairs at CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project).
“My time at LSE was an academically challenging yet… I have met some of the most amazing people in that time.”
Find out more about Shirin Reuvers and her experiences on her graduate profile page.

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Booking for our China and Hong Kong Careers Fairs is open!

LSE Careers is once again collaborating with Imperial College London and The University of Cambridge to bring you Careers Fairs in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Last year’s fairs were a great success with several LSE attendees obtaining placements and job offers as a result of coming along. To book your place at one or more of the fairs, […]

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Benjamin Green – Senior Associate, Strategy, PwC

Benjamin Green completed the MSc Politics and Goverment of the European Union at LSE  in 2013. He now works as a Senior Associate in strategy at PwC.
“it’s unlikely that I would have picked up this career path were it not for my time at the LSE”
Find out more about Benjamin Green and his experiences on his graduate profile page.

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    Menan Omar – Project Analyst and Post-Master Fellow, ICF and American University in Cairo

Menan Omar – Project Analyst and Post-Master Fellow, ICF and American University in Cairo

Menan Omar completed the MPA Dual Degree at LSE and Columbia University in 2013. She now works as a Project Analyst at the International Finance Corporation as well as a Post-Master Fellow at the American University in Cairo.
“Try to tap into the school’s non-academic resources and explore cosmopolitan London”
Find out more about Menan Omar and her experiences on her graduate profile page.

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Tobias Dorr – Advisor on climate change policy, GIZ GmbH

Tobias Dorr completed the MSc International Development and Humanitarian Emergencies at LSE in 2013. He now works as a Advisor climate change policy at Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.
“We prefer people that are well-balanced instead of completely stressed out after their studies!”
Find out more about Tobias Dorr and his experiences on his graduate profile page.

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