Harrison Careers

Month: September 2019

It’s application season – and you need all the help you can get!

This is the busiest time of the year at Harrison Careers, when our clients are knee-deep in applications to graduate and internship programs. Across the globe, companies are competing for the best talent, and it’s a highly competitive – to say nothing of incredibly stressful – time of year for students, who are trying to …

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Rejected after a video interview?

I hate the ways that corporations are finding new ways to handle the recruiting process. I find it disrespectful of candidates’ time. The video interview is a great example. In most companies, the videos are not seen by managers, but rather by lower-level employees, or worse, independent contractors who do not even work for the …

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Is it easier for Europeans to get hired right now?

Financial services in London seems to have been declining for a number of years, and this trend is set continue as all kinds of companies react to Brexit. It seems to me that it’s getting harder for British students to get entry-level jobs at investment banks and asset management companies. But what about Europeans? Our …

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UK Work Visas for International Students to be extended!

The news that International Students in the United Kingdom are to get 2-year Working Visas is incredible news for all international students. During the period 2000-2012, our team at Harrison Careers witnessed the explosion of quality international candidates getting hired by banks, consulting firms, medical companies, and every other sector of the UK economy. But …

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