Alumni panel to shape future of MBA

Posted by on Feb 20, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

A new alumni panel is set to shape the future of BU’s MBA programme.

Three MBA alumni attended the first panel meeting, held earlier this month, with others set to provide input and support as part of a wider, virtual group.

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“Degree gave me the confidence to succeed”

Posted by on Feb 19, 2018 in BU's Graduates, Jobs, placements and careers | 0 comments

A placement year with Renault UK has led to the start of a career in marketing and communications for BU alumna, Leah Phillips.

Leah chose the BA (Hons) Business Studies at BU because of the degree’s focus on work experience and practical projects. She said: “I started university just as the student tuition fees increased, and so it felt even more important to me that my degree would lead to employment as seamlessly as...

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International alumni profile – Paula Leardini

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Name: Paula Leardini Course studied: MSc International Management Home country: Brazil

Paula Leardini, from Brazil, chose a Masters in International Management to help launch a new career with a global focus. Since graduating from BU, she has gone on to become a Project Manager for a petrochemical consultancy, based in the US.

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Business studies degree shaped Matt’s future career

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

BU alumnus, Matt Holt, is working at the cutting edge of aviation technology, as a project manager for Airbus Defence and Space.

Matt honed his project management skills on the BA (Hons) Business Studies; a course he chose to help shape his future career. He said: “I chose Bournemouth because I was attracted to the location, campus environment and facilities. When I came to the open day I was also struck by the enthusiasm and energy...

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International alumni profile – Lilliam Negrette

Posted by on Feb 6, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Having completed a Masters qualification at BU, Lilliam Negrette, from Colombia, is building a new career in Canada.

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Masters kick started a career in communications

Posted by on Feb 5, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Since completing her first degree in psychology, Penny Syddall went on to forge a successful career as a newspaper journalist.

She honed her craft covering a busy news patch in Dorset until the birth of her first child prompted Penny to consider a change of direction. She said: “Journalism is a fantastic career but it does require you to work irregular hours, which becomes more challenging when you have a young...

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Persistence leads to a career with award-winning games studio

Posted by on Feb 5, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Dan Chalk’s university story is proof that it pays to be persistent.

As a Senior Technical Artist for BAFTA award-winning Xbox games studio RARE, Dan is currently looking forward to the company’s next major release – shared world...

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