Comments from the Supervisor – Helen Whatmore, Fundraising Manager at Leukaemia Care

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in CMC News | 0 comments

What inspired you to get a placement student?

The year before taking Abbie Horton on, we were approached by a student looking for a 36 week placement who was keen to work with a charity. We have often had students come and get work experience with us for a couple of weeks but had never considered anything longer. We thought we had nothing to lose in offering her the 36 week placement and we found her to be such an integral part of the...

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PR Placement – Abbie Horton at Leukaemia Care

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in CMC News | 0 comments

Placement Job Title: Fundraising & Communications InternAbigail

Have you always been interested in charity work?

I have previously been involved in some voluntary work and have always found it incredibly rewarding. There’s nothing quite like knowing the work...

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Comments from the Supervisor – Michelle Fisher at Goodyear Dunlop

Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 in CMC News | 0 comments

What was that ‘special factor’ that made you hire Charlotte Revill?

Charlotte came across as confident, knowledgeable and professional in her interview – she had clearly prepared well and her presentation was well thought through and excellently executed.  Charlotte’s open style, her bubbly personality and her obvious keenness to achieve and succeed through hard work really shone through.

How has the placement...

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Marketing placement – Charlotte Revill at Goodyear Dunlop

Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 in CMC News | 0 comments

Placement Job Title: Marketing Undergraduate, Marketing DepartmentCharlotte Revill

What does Goodyear do?

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies, with operations in most regions of the world. Together with its subsidiaries and joint...

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Marketing placement at Adobe – Mallory Mabe and her ‘Year of Creative Chaos’

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in CMC News | 0 comments

My BA Public Relations placement year wasn’t like everyone else’s. While some students may have attended Mallory Mabe and Rebecca Woodcountless press events or checking the morning papers for the next big scoop, I...

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Advertising placement – Ellie McGuffog at Rowcroft Hospice

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in CMC News | 0 comments

Placement Job Title: Marketing and Communications Intern, Marketing and Communications Department at Rowcroft HospiceEllie McGuffog

“For 12 months I have worked within Rowcroft Hospice’s marketing and communications team and I can honestly say that I have...

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Haywood takes top honours at Academy of Marketing conference

Posted by on Jul 21, 2014 in CMC News | 0 comments

Helen AwardHelen Haywood, senior lecturer and deputy programme leader for the marketing communications degree, was awarded best paper in the marketing of higher education track at the Academy of Marketing Conference last week.

The event, held at the Bournemouth...

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