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The Assessment Centre: what to expect

Have you been invited to an assessment centre? If you’re anything I was, you might be feeling a bit apprehensive and wondering what actually happens… Panic not however! I’m writing this post to give you some first-hand insight, reassure you and possibly settle the nerves. It really isn’t as bad as it seems. In fact,…
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Kung Hei Fat Choi!

HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR OF THE MONKEY! Kung Hei Fat Choi!  It’s the Year of the Monkey and there’s lots of events going in Newcastle in celebration of the Chinese New Year: This Sunday 14th February, head to Chinatown in Stowell Street (2 minutes from the Business School) to mark the arrival of the Chinese…
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Employment Opportunities

Newcastle Work Experience (NWE) – Marketing Assistant

Company: Bright Psychology Bright Psychology provides psychological services to organisations in the North East of England and Scotland. Staff include a full time psychologist and administration manager. Associate support is provided by a psychologist during busy times of the year. Work involves providing student service departments at universities with specialised psychological assessments for students with…
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Placements Russell Publishing

Russell Publishing – Various Roles – Closing Date 4th March

Salary: £13,000-£15,000 Russell Publishing is a small-medium leading business to business (B2B) publishing, media and events organisation. Established for over 23 years we are highly respected and have a wide portfolio of products and services that we deliver across a wide spectrum of industry sectors. The Company’s main business includes trade publications, websites and conferences/workshops….
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Top Places to Eat and Drink in Newcastle!

Top Places to Eat and Drink in Newcastle: I’ve put together the top places for students in The Toon to grab some ‘scran ‘– whether you’re searching for the best hangover cure, a romantic spot for Valentines or a place to catch up with old friends, we’ve got it sorted! Breakfast: Quay Ingredient, Queen Street: Tucked…
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Our bloggers lined up

Meet Our Bloggers

Our Business Champions will be blogging throughout the year about events and opportunities for students to get involved in, as well as their own personal student experience. Find out more about who they are here…


Independents United London – Creativity Agency Team Member – Closing Date Ongoing

Junior Team Member Salary: £19,500 Start Date: June/July 2016 Working Hours: Mon-Fri 09:30-18:00 Holiday: 25 days per annum (plus bank holidays) We are Independents United; a London-based innovative creative agency and business accelerator. We help people drive revolutionary change by delivering transformative work across marketing and innovation, and we’re looking for a creative, enthusiastic and…
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Placements Newcastle

Newcastle University – Marketing Assistant – Closing Date 15th February

Marketing Assistant: 12 month Student Placement Start date: Monday 4th July 2016 Salary: £14,884 Newcastle University is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, confident and dedicated Newcastle University student to this 12 month student placement position based in Newcastle University’s Marketing and Student Recruitment Directorate. The role will provide marketing support to the busy Digital Marketing…
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