Miriam Hanna

Miriam HannaSubject of study: Human and Medical Science
Year of graduation: 2012
Current position: Consultant, The Works Search

What are you doing now?

I am working as a recruitment consultant in PR and communications.

What did you find most valuable about your course at Westminster? How did the skills you learnt during your degree help you to shape your career?

Attention to detail, self-discipline and focus were all part of my degree and something I have taken into work. Working as part of team was and is also crucial.

What was the best thing about being a student in London?

Being in a buzzing capital with so much knowledge around you.

What extra-curricular activities did you participate in that enhanced your time at the University?

University of Westminster Students' Union – joined 4 societies and met some amazing people as a result. I was also a course rep.

What advice would you give to someone thinking for pursuing a similar career?

Be driven and motivated but don't choose it as a back-up career. It’s hard work and you need to enjoy it.