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  • Careers Confused?
    Undergraduates contemplating salaried life can feel like they are in a scary position. They’ve got the grades, but where do they go from here? What’s the right career path to take, and how do you find out? We created the Bright Network Festival precisely to draw back the veil of graduate employers and help you meet the right people for your career. Therefore, whatever your career thoughts, here are 5 companies we think you should seek out at the Festival in September.   Freshfields: A new addition to this year’s roster, Freshfields are one of the best global law firms. Properly known as Fre…
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  • Take control of your career development…

    A member of our team is currently taking Squared Online’s course in Digital Marketing. Developed by Google, more and more of the online community are becoming “Squares” and gaining the qualification. But before the Squares get down to the nitty gritty of PPC, SEO and sponsored adverts, the first and most important lesson they’re taught is to take control of their own learning.

    This is a new way of thinking because the school system is pretty rigid, you progress year by year solidly towards qualifications. University is a little more flexible and more independent, but in the end you have to do …

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  • Getting ahead of your Vacation Scheme competition…

    For undergraduates dreaming of joining a Commercial Law firm, the elusive Vacation Scheme is the first step to securing that training contract.  Every year we receive calls and emails from ambitious members asking for top tips on making their application stand out.  Our advice?  If you’re studying Law, and due to graduate in 2016, then the sooner you start the stronger chance you’ll have…and there’s no better way to get cracking than by securing your place at Bright Network: Commercial Law 2014.  The even better news?  Applications are open now.

    Held on the morning of Bright Network Fes…

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