Opportunities in the Indian market – and how to find them

India is one of the fastest growing economies in the world presenting vast business opportunities for organisations. And what better way to unearth those opportunities than to travel to the country and find out for ourselves what it might be like to do business there. From the large, established organisations, to the slums of Dharavi, we gained an idea of the challenges facing organisations trying to enter the Indian market, and how they might be overcome.

Media, PR, comms and advertising – it’s all about passion!

That was the underlying message I came away with after a recent AGCAS (Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services) conference on the topic of careers in Media, PR, Comms and Advertising in Scotland. Here are a few nuggets of information for anyone interested in finding out more about jobs, applications and selling yourself in this industry.

Career lounge: peer-to-peer lending

Want to get close to senior practitioners from careers and industries you are interested in? Then don’t miss career lounges at the School. Ask questions, make connections, get tips on applying to their organisations, learn about the latest trends they’re embracing – some students have even secured dissertation projects from these sessions. Here’s what I learnt about peer-to-peer lending.