Published on 31/10/11


Colmore Business District STUDENT OPEN DAY

Colmore Business District (CBD), in partnership with Katie Bard Recruitment, held an open day in October 2011 for students from universities in the Midlands. CBD is Birmingham’s premier concentration of professional and business service companies and the commercial heart of the city. Around 500 companies are located in the District, employing up to 35,000 people. This unique open day provided students with the chance to visit six businesses in CBD across a range of sectors and to learn about graduate career opportunities in Birmingham. Over 337 places were booked by students.

Here is a map with information on all the companies that took part.

The presentation schedule for the day was:

10am – 10.15am:
Introduction at central information point at Birmingham Cathedral grounds

10.30am – 11am:
Hotel du Vin

11.30am – 12pm:

12.30pm – 1pm:
DLA Piper

1pm – 2pm:
Lunch and mini CV clinics at Katie Bard Recruitment. Birmingham Small Business Centre will also be present to offer one-to-one business start up advice.

2pm – 2.30pm:
Barclays Wealth

3.30pm – 4pm:
Turner & Townsend

4.30pm – 5pm:
Branch Martin Spicer

Part of CBD’s Branded & Promoted objective