How can students and graduates support your business?

How can students and graduates support your business? Image

Calendar Icon15 Mar 2022

Clock Icon11:00 - 12:00

Map Pin IconTramshed Tech Grangetown

Find out the support available to all businesses through offering work experience to students and graduates.

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There is tons of support out there for businesses who take on university students and graduates. If you are looking for someone to explain the process and opportunities available - this event is for you!

Join us in person

Join us virtually 


What will the event cover?

  • Introduction to Futures Connect at Cardiff University (who they are and how they can help your business).

  • Why work with students and grads (thinking about skills, talent, growth and links to the University).

  • What types of work experience opportunities you can offer to suit your business.

  • The process and support available.

  • Case studies and success stories.

  • Other ways to engage with our students on campus.

  • Next steps.

  • Q&A.

  • Opportunity for 1-2-1s following the workshop.

(Please register if you would like to attend the workshop)


What will participants gain from the event?

  • Learn how the Futures Connect team can support any business with engaging and working with students through work experience.

  • Appreciate the benefits of offering work experience and how it can help a business.

  • Understand the different work experience options and support available through the process.

  • Consider work experience as a method of developing a strong talent pipeline and a great way to build a relationship with the University.

  • Know that the Futures Connect are there to help all year around and always happy to have a conversation


Who is this workshop for?

All business – no matter what size or sector, we can support all.


The speaker: Alice Burke, Futures Connect Project Officer - Cardiff University Student Futures.

Alice has over four years' experience of placing students in work experience opportunities with a wide range of businesses across South Wales and afar. Alice supports all types and size businesses engage with Cardiff University students through a number of work experience schemes to suit an employer's needs.

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