The work placement that came good…

One of the great things about Lincoln is the optional professional practice year at the end of the second year of studies. Chloe Mitchell took herself off to GlaxoSmithKline in Brentford for a year to work in there communications department and really learned a lot about the profession and herself. She also realised she enjoyed being part of the organisation so when it came to job hunting Chloe’s eyes turned to GSK once more. But Lincoln grads don’t do things by halves, Chloe was selected to join the GSK team in Hamburg, so this once shy and retiring undergrad now a confident and professional graduate packed up her belongings and moved to new job in a new city in a new country – did I mention she didn’t speak German either?  Anyway, let Chloe take up her story …. Continue reading

Kathryn (Kat) Keshmiri

I graduated from the University of Lincoln in with a BA (Hons) in Public Relations. After completing my Master’s degree in 2009 I obtained a five-month work placement with Step Enterprise before gaining my first graduate Marketing role with Lonza; a worldrenowned chemical manufacturer based in Basel, Switzerland. Continue reading