Join alumnus Yashraj Jain, an experienced Market Researcher, as he shares insights into the key decisions that shaped his career, and provides tips and advice on how you can make better career decisions.
The guidance shared during this session will draw from Yashraj’s past experiences of graduating as an international student in London and carving out a career in market research.
The session will cover common questions encountered when navigating through one’s professional journey and the difficult dilemmas which these create, including:
What career to choose?
Why is taking the initiative crucial to success?
When to make the career switch?
How to choose an organisation as your employer?
Yashraj will answer questions during the Q&A after his presentation.
About the speaker
Yashraj Jain, Freelance Market Researcher and Senior Insights Manager, Students & Education Providers, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (MA Applied Market and Social Research, 2011)
Yashraj Jain is an experienced mixed-methodology researcher specialising in developing early-stage research functions into high performing business units at some of the world’s largest professional and trade bodies. He has a decade of experience managing longitudinal trend studies, benchmarking cohorts, UX testing and customer experience evaluations across a wide range of sectors. He graduated with a degree in accountancy from the University of Mumbai and was awarded a scholarship to complete his postgraduation degree at the University of Westminster in 2010.
Yashraj has been working in the market research industry for the past decade, since completing his MA in Applied Research. His past work includes publishing the UK’s first-ever Copywriting Census and authoring six editions of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)-Ross Support of Education Report for UK, Australia and New Zealand.
Yashraj sits on the University of Westminster’s Employer Advisory Board, is a guest lecturer at the India School of Management and Entrepreneurship and is currently a Senior Researcher (Strategy and Development) at ACCA and Director at The Research Concierge. Prior to this, he served as the research lead at the Data and Marketing Association and CASE.