Lajor Cole-Etti on a marketing sandwich placement at Lenovo

Course – Marketing Communications Placement Title and Department – EMEA Digital Marketing Assistant in the EMEA Customer Engagement Marketing Department What inspired you about this placement? Currently Lenovo is the #1 PC manufacturer in the world. For such a large company, the placement scheme is quite new, only 2 or so years old, however, in… Read more »

CMC’s annual Promotional Communications Conference to attract +100 delegates

Some 44 advertising, marketing, public relations, and politics and media undergraduates present their dissertation research to an audience of more than 100 students, industry guests, academics and mums and dads. The Fifth Annual Promotional Communications Conference on 20 May at the Executive Business Centre is a capstone event for the Corporate and Marketing Communications Department… Read more »

Feedback from the Supervisors – Beauty Seen PR in London

From Liv Sym, Account Executive 1. How has it been having Sophie Outram as part of your team? Sophie is a great asset, helping support and assist the whole team. She always completes tasks on time and her knowledge of the brand is second to none, especially since I am new to the team she… Read more »

Three worthwhile guest lectures you should consider attending this week – Wednesday 25th February

We are very fortunate to have three guest lectures from highly experienced professionals in the Marketing communications and PR industries, this Wednesday 25th February. Please read all the information below, and consider attending- we know it’s a busy time of year, but these lectures are invaluable and will offer insight from some of the best… Read more »

PBS America – graduate life in the fast lane of TV!

As a well known television company in the US, PBS America has consistently been voted one of America’s most trusted institutions. The opportunity, therefore, to set up a Graduate Internship Scheme between PBS America and Bournemouth University’s media students was not to be missed! Whilst PBS America has been broadcasting in the US since 1969,… Read more »

Marketing Placement Reflection – Amelia Critchley in the Fashion Industry

Placement Job Titles – Fashion Intern at Company Magazine, Press Intern at Topshop, Press Intern at Oasis, Communications Intern, Licensing and Kids at Stella McCartney  “Placement year was rewarding and invigorating; the highlight of my year was working at London Fashion Week at the Topshop Unique show. I also networked with many important people in the fashion… Read more »

2013 – 14 Student Profile – Daniel Robinson, Marketing

Placement Position – Marketing Intern, Harvey Nichols, OXO Tower Wharf, London “It has been incredible assisting the Director in designing new restaurant concepts and contributing to the future of one of the UK’s most luxurious brand names. I have worked with some of the most talented individuals in the hospitality industry and have been a… Read more »

Student Reflection – Rachael McInnes, PR student

Placement Job Title: PR Intern (Content), PR and Communications Department, the Walt Disney Company Have you met or exceeded your objectives for the experience? “I feel that I have exceeded my professional objectives for this year, but even more so, my personal objectives. I have learnt so much about my own time management, fitting into… Read more »

Kelly Phelps, PR Student – Life on placement at UKTV

My search for a placement was a long one. I spent a huge amount of time applying for jobs and went through six different interviews. Luckily, in March 2013, UKTV popped up and I was provided with the opportunity to carry out my 12 month placement in their Communications team. UKTV is a multi-channel television… Read more »