More Day In The Life Videos

Speakers for Schoolshear from a wide range of influential and inspiring speakers talking about their careers.

#CMSBuildingBetterFutures Hubget an insight into CMS and the legal industry, and the many different roles within a commercial law firm.

A Future In ChemistryReal-life stories from real-life chemical scientists. Find out what jobs in chemistry can involve and the qualifications that will get you there.

More Zoominars

The Talent Tapa series of career inspiration zoominars – each week The Talent Tap have invited professionals to talk about their careers to date, routes in to industry and tips for getting ahead. **best suited for sixth form students

PwC Virtual Classroom –a combination of live and pre-recorded sessions which will provide you with an insight into PwC and an opportunity to develop your employability skills. Through the live session you will have the chance to engage with a range of PwC ambassadors.

Digital Internships and Work Experience Opportunities

Virtual Work Experience: Freeformersa unique opportunity to see the inner workings of Freeformers, a ‘digital transformation’ agency, and actively work with different departments on one exciting project, helping them solve problems and complete real-life tasks, designed to help you learn how best to deal with situations you may come across in the workplace.

Bright Network Internshipsa series of three-day virtual experiences with world leading employers and top educators. Applications open to students and recent graduates, for the opportunity to discover career paths, meet employers and boost your employability.

Karmarama – a paid internship which will give you a taste of life at a top creative agency through a blend of immersive, interactive and educative sessions; along with the responsibility of being in a real client account team. **best suited to Y13’s leaving school this year.

Inside Sherpavirtual work experience programs that give you the opportunity to develop skills that professionals use daily and connects you to the firms themselves. **best suited to Y13’s leaving school this year.

Fledglink – download the Fledglink app on your phone and use it to build your online cv, network, build your skills, ask your careers related questions and apply for jobs, internships and other opportunities which are smart matched to YOU!

Employability Skills

Barclays Life Skills – workshops and exercises to help you prepare for your future, from creating a cv, getting tips for how to interview well to understanding and putting skills, such as creativity, in to action.

Fledglink – prepare for life after education with virtual mentorship, workshops and online activities – from practice tests that you might be asked to complete during recruitment processes to managing your online presence. With a mix of live and pre-recorded sessions to choose from, there is something for everyone. If you’re on Instagram, make sure you’re following @fledglinkapp so that you can tune in live Inspiring Stories.

Podcasts / Ted Talks

How To Be Awesome At Your Job – This show helps grow your skills and impact at any job that requires thinking and collaborating. Boost your time/energy management, leadership, confidence, career opportunities and fulfilment.

Prospects Future You – Take control of your career. Expert career advice, insights from graduate employers, and inspiring stories from those in the know. Essential listening as you take the next step towards future you.

Being Boss with Emily Thompson & Kathleen Shannon Authors Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon dig into the mindset, habits, routines, boundaries, branding, marketing tactics, business strategies, systems and processes that help you make money doing what you love.

The power of perseverance Ted Talk – Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of “grit” as a predictor of success.