CoSector Blog

ALT conference 2017 - how Learning Technology became the new normal

by Tom Palmer of ALT

The Association for Learning Technology (ALT) has been working to advance, explore and disseminate knowledge in the field of Learning Technology – the broad range of communication, information and related technologies that...

Aug 10, 2017

Topic: Fairs and Events, CoSector News, Bloom VLE

Practical advice for grads & their post-university existential crisis

University brings with it a sense of purpose as well as independence and routine. Once you’ve graduated, the chances are you’re going to be moving back in with your parents and looking for work.

This can be a difficult time; more difficult than...

Aug 08, 2017

Topic: Fairs and Events, Recruitment

Fair play - how to make the most of a graduate fair

Having just organised the London Graduate Fair at Senate House a few weeks ago, I’ve had a chance to reflect on the visitors we get and how different their experience of the fair is depending on how well they’ve prepared and understand what to...

Jul 12, 2017

Topic: Fairs and Events

How did grads find our London Graduate Fair?

Yesterday, London experienced record heats with temperatures as high as 33 degrees, but that didn’t stop 1782 of London’s graduates from descending upon Senate House to meet 65 exhibitors at our summer London Graduate Fair. We run this event...

Jun 22, 2017

Topic: Fairs and Events, Recruitment

Themes and key points from UCISA17

This year's UCISA meeting, UCISA17, was held in Wales. Some 513 delegates from higher education attended and over 80 exhibitors. The key message around this year's event was around digital transformation and how it needs to derive value to...

Mar 22, 2017

Topic: Fairs and Events, IT and Digital

Key points to take away from the Accelerating Digital Transformation in Higher Education conference

Yesterday we hosted the Accelerating Digital Transformation in Higher Education conference, and boy did we learn a lot. 

Mar 08, 2017

Topic: Fairs and Events, Higher Education

Why postgraduate study was the best decision I ever made

I completed my Master's degree in Magazine Journalism over a year ago now. It recently dawned on me how important and influential my decision to undertake postgraduate study was, and I'd like to share with you why that's the case. 

Dec 14, 2016

Topic: Fairs and Events

The ultimate directory for anyone considering Postgraduate Study

If you're considering postgraduate study, you'll want to favourite this page. We have compiled the ultimate list of helpful links that we wish someone had made for us when we were researching postgraduate study.

Dec 07, 2016

Topic: Fairs and Events

4 reasons you should think about postgraduate study

Now that you are able to get a government loan for a master's degree, postgraduate study is becoming more of an appealing option for graduates. As a master's graduate myself, I have compiled a list of the top 4 reasons postgraduate study might be...

Nov 01, 2016

Topic: Fairs and Events, Higher Education

The London Graduate Fair 2016

On Tuesday 11 October 2720 people queued up outside Senate House to be part of the University of London Graduate Fair, sponsored by TARGETjobs. This event saw graduates from all over the world meet 61 exhibitors, including potential employers,...

Oct 13, 2016

Topic: Fairs and Events