8th September 2005
GRADUATE INVESTS IN ANGLO-FRENCH RELATIONS
Whilst carrying out research for her final-year dissertation at the French Embassy Laure interviewed staff at the agency who were so impressed with her work they invited her to apply for an internship.
The Invest in France Agency aims to encourage
foreign investment and offers free help and advice to UK-based businesses on
trading, living and working in
Laure’s work involved monitoring press coverage on the French government’s new economic incentive for competitive clusters, liaising with the Invest in France press agency, updating the website and assisting the communications director.
Laure, who is from Lyon, is now intending to
undertake an MSc in International Management at the
“The work has been quite varied and I have been
involved in a number of interesting activities,” said Laure. “I thoroughly
enjoyed my degree course at the
“I have a better understanding of the marketing and
public relations industry and have developed excellent communication skills. I
hope this will provide me with the basis for a successful career within a large
international company or ideally in a promotions/marketing agency such as
Laure is due to graduate from the university with a 2:1 in European Marketing at Lincoln Cathedral on Tuesday 13th September at 11.30am.
For more information contact:
Kate Strawson, Assistant Press Officer
(01522) 886244 firstname.lastname@example.org
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