44 episodes

Giving you the tools to get started with your career in the job market and in entrepreneurship.

The Diverse Podcast Tobi Ogundipe

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Giving you the tools to get started with your career in the job market and in entrepreneurship.

    #45 How I went from Grad to BT CFO

    #45 How I went from Grad to BT CFO

    Sandip Thakrar is the CFO of one of the UK’s largest and most important employers, BT. But at one point, he was a student and then a grad like you, just trying to get started in his career.

    So just how did he get to where he is today?

    And how did he manage the ups and downs along the way?

    Find out how you can create a similar career path or simply learn from Sandip’s incredible experience.

    ✅ And if you’re a UK student or grad, we might be able to support you in your career, head over to wearediverse.io 

    • 44 min
    #44 My journey to Google Brand Marketing Manager

    #44 My journey to Google Brand Marketing Manager

    😯 We were joined by Tennessee Watt, Brand Marketing Manager at Google.  

    Tennessee is a specialist in launching and enhancing Google brands.  

    She’s also lead on branding go-to-marketing, partnerships and social media strategy!  

    Here's what we covered:  

    ✅ What it's like working at Google 

    ✅ What my day-to-day marketing role is like 

    ✅ How to get hired by Google  

    ✅ Working in Tech in a Non-Tech role 

    ✅ Marketing paths within Google 

    ✅ Q&A  

    And if you're a UK student or grad don't forget to join our newsletter to find out about the best early-career roles and virtual careers events: https://wearediverse.carrd.co/

    • 1 hr 2 min
    #43 What the Top Students Are Doing On LinkedIn To Get Hired That You’re Not...

    #43 What the Top Students Are Doing On LinkedIn To Get Hired That You’re Not...

    What the Top Students Are Doing On LinkedIn To Get Hired That You’re Not...  

    How do you build a LinkedIn profile? How do you use LinkedIn to get hired? How do employers find your on LinkedIn?  

    Finally get clear on where you've been going wrong and how you can use LinkedIn as a tool to get yourself hired.  



    ▪️ Your Profile 

    ▪️ Your LinkedIn Posts 

    ▪️ What Recruiters See 

    ▪️ Your Job Search Tools 

    ▪️ Your Networking Message  



    And if you're a UK candidate looking for an entry-level role and you haven't join our careers network yet... What are you waiting for?  👉🏽 https://wearediverse.io/

    • 1 hr 21 min
    #42 The Best Careers Advice For Gen Z

    #42 The Best Careers Advice For Gen Z

    You’ve just started your career and you feel lost already.  

    If that’s you stop scrolling, you need to listen to this.  

    I just interview MK Zajdlic, the Senior People Partner at UNiDAYS and she just gave some of the best careers advice I’ve ever heard.  

    If you’ve run into any of these feelings then this episode is for you:  

    😫I’ve just got my first corporate job and now I feel I’m not doing well enough  

    😳I’m scared I’m going to get found out  

    🫤No one in my team looks like me and I feel out of place 

    🫠I’d actually like some helpful feedback, how do I get it? 

    🤨How do I figure out my working style?   

    We have a UK careers community to help Gen Z in their careers. Join us today: https://wearediverse.io/

    • 58 min
    #41 How To Get On A Management Training Scheme

    #41 How To Get On A Management Training Scheme

    Why is everyone talking about Management Training graduate schemes and how can you get on one?   

    Find out:  

    ✅ What is a Management Training Scheme?  

    ✅ What are the benefits of a Training Scheme?  

    ✅ What types of things will you be doing?  

    ✅ What are the top tips on how to land one?  

    Check out this Management grad scheme: https://www.wearediversejobs.io/job/management-training-scheme  

    And to find out first about the best entry UK roles in Tech sign up to our careers network: https://wearediverse.io/join

    • 1 hr 4 min
    #40 Day In The Life Of A Health Tech Intern

    #40 Day In The Life Of A Health Tech Intern

    🧑🏾‍💻 Want to know what it’s REALLY like working in a Junior role in Tech?  

    When you're starting out in your career it's tough to understand what you'll ACTUALLY be doing day to day basis.  



    And how that will grow over time as you progress.  

    But don't stress, we're here to make the complex simple. 

    Join our next careers event and find out 👇🏽  

    ✅ What you get up to in an entry Tech job on a day to day basis? 

    ✅ What are the benefits/how is the work-life balance? 

    ✅ What did they wish they knew before starting 

    ✅ Answers to your burning questions  Looking for a Tech Scheme? 



    Check out this Tech grad scheme: https://www.wearediversejobs.io/job/tech-talent-scheme  

    And to find out first about the best entry UK roles in Tech sign up to our careers network: https://wearediverse.io/join

    • 59 min

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