I made a thread in the Student forum yesterday because I was rather stuck on what I want to do when I'm older. I'm starting to look into computer programming and would like to some work experience between now & September. Does anyone know of the best places to look for work experience, please?
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21-03-2008 05:28 PM #1Supreme Poster
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Best Places To Look For Work Experience?
25-03-2008 11:03 PM #2Newbie
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You can write to various companies an Email or visit them if their is any localWhat is in the end of the world?
26-03-2008 08:25 AM #3
I did mine at an RAF base, twas brilliant.Whowhere, neither here nor there.
05-04-2008 09:05 AM #4
you contact the HR department at wherever you'd like to do some work experience. i'd say the best places would be the blue chip companies tbh. if you are a current university student doing a computing/engineering course why not think of taking an industrial placement year - and get paid roughly £10k for your work experience at the same time!Good judgement comes from experience.
Experience comes from bad judgement.
05-04-2008 09:02 PM #5
Maybe through personal contacts? Like your friends or friends of your parents or extended family? Who already work in that sector if you know anyone?
I did my year 11 work experience at the Transport Research Lab, I got to see a couple of high speed car crashes and got to dress the crash test dummies! And lots of other fun... I loved it!Blessed are the cracked for they let in the light.