The insight week was a very fun, enjoyable and extremely educational experience which has taught me a lot about the industry that I definitely could not learn at uni alone and I think that this kind of experience is invaluable when choosing what career path you want to go down.
2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?
I felt very valued during my time on my insight week as everyone was very friendly and welcoming and people were always looking for things for me to do and were very happy and excited to bring me along on their various jobs to give me a taste of their day to day life.
3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?
I received a lot of guidance and support as everyone was willing to help and answer my many questions.
4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
I think the skills and information i gained during this week will help me a lot in the future with choosing what path i would like to go down and what the job actually entails.
5. How well structured was the insight?
the insight week was very well structured and they had clearly put a lot of thought into our day to day schedules. There was a very good mix of work and socialising.
6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?
Very friendly and welcoming
7. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?
They were extremely good at this which is what i think this kind of experience is all about.
9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?
10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?
11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?
12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?
There were loads of opportunities
13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?
14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?