Dr Jiwei Shi and Dr Peter Sewell collected the annual ‘AGCAS International Award for Excellence’ at the 2011 Biennial conference of the UK’s ‘Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services’ at Nottingham University.The prize was awarded for setting up of a competition for undergraduate students at the University of Central Lancashire aimed at increasing their awareness and understanding of developing a business in China. The students had to make a pitch for a viable UK-China Business idea to panel of experts and the prize for the winners was an all-expenses-paid week in Shanghai including; cultural and business visits and a business in China awareness course with Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade. The competition was sponsored by the University of Central Lancashire and the British Council.
In a visit to China last month LanHai Career Management Director Dr Peter Sewell negotiated opportunities for future internships and work placements for engineers and management trainees with the Swedish electronics firm Ericsson. If you think you might be interested in opportunities with this company write to LanHaiCareer Management through the ‘contact us’ section of our website.