How to: Careers in Marketing, PR and Tech

From the impact of micro influencers in marketing to Birmingham as a tech and digital hub, these are just a few topics discussed at a series of events about careers in tech, marketing and PR.

Designed for recent graduates, the events hosted at the Studio Birmingham, gave insight into careers in these popular sectors from a panel of professionals.

Attendees heard about different routes into the industries and the speakers gave their tips and advice including the importance of taking opportunities to expand networks, doing research on companies before applying and being flexible.

Attendee David Sellars said: ‘The event gave me such a great insight to marketing and PR and I feel so motivated to start producing more creative content.’

Hear the speakers' top tips for pursuing a career in tech, marketing or PR in these videos:

​The events were live illustrated by Vicky Neville Illustration. Here are a few of the highlights: 

See more of the illustrations and spot yourself in photographs from the evening: 

Careers in Marketing and PR   Careers in Tech

If you have an idea for any future event topics or would like to volunteer your expertise, please get in touch on alumnicommunications@contacts.bham.ac.uk

Follow us on Instagram @birminghamalum and check out the ‘recent grads’ highlight reel for more from the events.