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Rating

4.4/5
  • About You
    4.3
  • The Company
    4.3
  • Everything Else
    4.5

    About You

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • Great exposure to the firm considering it was just a one-day event.

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?
  • Everyone at the firm seemed genuinely pleased that we were interested in Baker & Mckenzie.

    4/5

  • 3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?
  • Trainees very helpful with the case study tasks.

    5/5

  • 4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • Very useful information on the application process.

    4/5

    The Company

  • 5. How well structured was the insight?
  • Very well structured - strong presentations, good case study work and lots of opportunity to network

    5/5

  • 6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?
  • Energised

    5/5

  • 7. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • Hard to apply a one day event to this question but I don't think any stone was left unturned in providing us with a great insight to the firm given the small amount of time we were there.

    3/5

  • 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?
  • Trainees were very candid in telling us the pros/cons of working life

    5/5

  • 9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?
  • presentations focused a lot on Baker's values

    5/5

  • 10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?
  • It was highly valuable in terms of giving me an impression of Baker's and informing my decision on whether the firm would be a fit for me.

    5/5

    Everything Else

  • 11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?
  • I live close by so need to be reimbursed for travel expenses.


  • 12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?
  • Lunch provided a great networking opportunity to network and lots of chances to talk to trainees throughout the day.

    5/5

  • 13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?
  • Very well run

    5/5

  • 14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?
  • Trainees touched on sport and society groups that you can potentially get involved with.

    4/5

  • 15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?
  • If interested in the firm I would highly recommend it.

    5/5

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Details

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Greater London

May 2013


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