Microsoft’s Official UK Intern, Graduate & Apprentice Blog
Be Your Future, run by interns, for students. It is our mission to provide insights to excite and inspire you to join our brilliant Intern, Graduate and Apprenticeship schemes at Microsoft!
Maybe you’re in your second year of university, and considering a year’s placement in industry. Maybe you’re just about to graduate and you’re looking for a great graduate position to kickstart your career. Or maybe you have just finished GCSEs or A-levels and are interested in beginning your career in an apprenticeship role.
Through regular posts we will provide you with role insights so that you can identify your ideal job stream. We’ll provide a window into the culture at Microsoft, as well as showcasing the opportunities and involvement of interns, graduates and apprentices through diaries. If you’re energetic, motivated and passionate about technology, we’ll want you on board. “Be your future” will help equip you with the knowledge you need to submit the best possible application to our programmes. So look out for:
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by Zain Luke Ali Role: Internal Communications Manager (UK Services) University & Course: Coventry University – Journalism and Media Why Microsoft? When I started my Journalism and Media course at Coventry University nearly three years ago, my plan was to gain as much professional experience as possible alongside my studies. Since starting my course I […]
Published on December 15, 2014 with comments disabled
by Bansri Sodha Aston University – BSc Mathematics with Economics Role: Associate Consultant – Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS) Graduate Assessment Centre If you have made it to the Assessment Centre, congratulations! You are now at the final stage of your Microsoft application journey. Application processes can be long and difficult and reaching the Assessment Centre can feel […]
Published on March 13, 2015 with comments disabled
Hi all, my name is Luke…and I am part of Microsofts first ever Apprenticeship programme. The scheme runs for 18 months, and splits into two separate streams…Technical and business management. The latter of which I am on. It is a great opportunity to gain some valuable work experience alongside a well-respected Level 3 qualification. My […]
Published on January 8, 2015 with comments disabled
Applying for Internships or Graduate jobs can be daunting, stressful and a lot of hard work! But never fear, Be Your Future has come to the rescue with our A-Z of Applications. This 3 part series is presented by current interns, who will give you the best hints and tips for a successful application for […]
Bing is challenging young people aged 16-30 to showcase what they believe is their most unique photograph. The launch of the photography competition ‘Bing Originals’ celebrates individualism, different perspectives, and creativity. The winning image will be the Bing.com UK homepage image for a day! Bing Originals is a campaign created by a group of […]
by Polly Cartwright So you’ve got the internship, you’re all excited, but you’re worrying about moving to wherever your job role is based. WORRY NO MORE! As current interns, many of us have been through exactly what you have too, so here is my best advice depending on where your next year is based. Cardinal […]