Speculative Job Applications

One way of finding a work placement or internship is by researching companies yourself and sending a speculative letter and your CV. A speculative letter is one that inquires about the possibility of a company providing a work experience opportunity (rather than applying for an advertised position). This approach does mean putting some hard work in but people have been known to be successful. Here is some advice on researching: Focus on small/medium sized companies (SMEs) as most large companies … Continue reading Speculative Job Applications