WBS Careers Coach, Peter Burnham, who oversees careers support on the Global Central Banking & Financial Regulation programme, discusses how to go about networking in order to secure the role you want.
Transforming your career
To ensure you achieve your full potential, our CareersPlus team will support you throughout your time with us.
By studying this programme with Warwick Business School, in collaboration with the Bank of England, you will have access to a range of online career services and resources free of charge including:
- WBS CareersPlus website, packed with resources covering all aspects of career development
- An online Career Management Module
- Online interview simulation
- Pay Negotiation video workshop
- Skills based webinars covering topics such as “Presenting to the Board” and “Dealing with Politics in the Workplace”
- VMock CV preparation platform
- Professional Interest Network Events and webinars.
We also offer a range of additional career services and resources which will be available to you at an additional cost. Please contact us for more information.
Careers support and coaching
The start of your time here at WBS is the beginning of the rest of your career, so it’s never too early to start thinking of how to make the right impression with employers.
Our dedicated WBS CareersPlus team have a wealth of experience across a wide variety of sectors, so you can feel safe in the knowledge you’ll get the support you need to find the right career path for you.
We offer you a comprehensive pre-arrival, student, and alumni careers service. You will have access to one-to-one career guidance appointments, CV checks and tailored mock interviews. We regularly post job opportunities, events and workshops on our bespoke online learning environment, my.wbs.
Even before you arrive at WBS you will have access to online resources to help you get your career moving. If you have been offered a place to study with WBS, you can access webinars over the summer, and you can also seek personal careers advice from the CareersPlus team via email, phone and video call.
By joining the WBS LinkedIn group of over 24,000 members before you arrive on campus, you can network online with current students and alumni who can offer you support and advice as you prepare to study here.
Workshops & guidance
You will have the opportunity to attend workshops covering CVs and application forms, looking for jobs, networking, interviews and assessment centres throughout the year, and access to a careers coach with specialist knowledge of your course.
WBS Careers Coach, Peter Burnham, discusses the benefits of engaging with the Careers team during your time studying the Global Central Banking & Financial Regulation programme.