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Nick Raikes Employability Talk
Fri 28 April 2017, 12:00 – 13:00 BST
Nick Raikes (International Relations Graduate 2016) is Co-Founder and Director of the Chiswick Calendar and Co-Founder and Editor of ThinkEconomics. Since graduating, Nick has become a freelance journalist, working on big news stories, and at the BBC as part of their Journalism Trainee Scheme (bbc.co.uk/careers/trainee-schemes-and-apprenticeships/journalism/jts).
During this talk, Nick will talk about the annual BBC Journalism Training Scheme, the opportunities which it gives and what he has been working on over the last year. He will also talk about his wider work, how he has used he International Relations Degree and offer some top tips for current students on how to work in the media after graduation.