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Five tips for a successful placement

Tomorrow we start our placements. The last six weeks have been building to this moment.

Here are five top tips to make sure your placement is successful:


1. FIRST IMPRESSIONS COUNT



2. BE ON TIME



3. ASK QUESTIONS




4. BE FLEXIBLE



5. NETWORK, YOU MIGHT FIND YOUR NEXT JOB



Sarah Ronan, @MissSarahRonan

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