What do you actually do? Episode 41: Alice Yevko, Trainee Chartered Accountant


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/40ZFLgZ2ZI29aYmGm9rV7F When you’re looking for your first job after graduation it can sometimes feel like you’re picking a career for life, but that’s far from true. In this episode we chat to York grad Alice who started working in the heritage sector before switching to accounting.Alice is a year … Continue reading What do you actually do? Episode 41: Alice Yevko, Trainee Chartered Accountant

What do you actually do? Episode 40: Paul Backhouse, Head of the Historic England Archive


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. We’re back for a new season! In this episode Kate talks to Paul Backhouse, Head of the Historic England Archive. They cover tech skills in museums, imposter syndrome, the pandemic and a lot more. Paul is an archaeologist at heart, whose accidental career has spanned roles in graphics, publications, … Continue reading What do you actually do? Episode 40: Paul Backhouse, Head of the Historic England Archive

What do you actually do!? Episode 39: Alison Critchley, Technology Delivery Manager, Co-op


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/06oh76IT84eadmfBOdAL6V After graduating from York in 2011, Alison started her working life in account management before taking a short career break to figure out what she actually wanted to do. She now works for the Co-op's start up Health business in Manchester as a Technology Delivery Manager but has … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 39: Alison Critchley, Technology Delivery Manager, Co-op

What do you actually do!? Episode 38: Ian Henderson, Academic Clinical Fellow, NHS


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/6lHpwWigLPTizKvWqvNSUp Ian is an Academic Clinical Fellow and junior doctor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology. After graduating in English during the 2008 credit crunch, he pursued Graduate Entry Medicine and an MSc in Global Health Science. He divides his time between clinical work and research into complications of pregnancy. Useful … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 38: Ian Henderson, Academic Clinical Fellow, NHS

What do you actually do!? Episode 37: Luke D’Arcy, President at Momentum Worldwide


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/3r4gz8w5yFhEWkqhvPXIRb Luke is President at Momentum Worldwide, the most awarded global experiential agency in the world. With offices in over 30 countries the agency works for clients such as Samsung, Verizon, American Express, Microsoft, Coca Cola and Nike. He is a Harvard Business School alumni and has previously worked … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 37: Luke D’Arcy, President at Momentum Worldwide

What do you actually do!? Episode 36: John Filby, Clinical Scientist


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/2QfRCRhBxWTuMhFOkiAG0A John is a clinical scientist at Congenica, a digital health company specialising in genomic medicine. Before that he worked in the genomics service in the NHS and completed the NHS Scientist Training Programme. He graduated from York in 2012. In this episode, John and Kate talk about the … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 36: John Filby, Clinical Scientist

What do you actually do!? Episode 35: Christina Copland, Genealogist


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/show/2PvxnCxBm71BTIW2UEWH7v Christina works for the family history company Ancestry, where she researches client families in the U.S, Canada, U.K, Ireland and the Caribbean. She gained a PhD in History from the University of Southern California in 2018, and before that an MA in Modern History from the University of … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 35: Christina Copland, Genealogist

What do you actually do!? Episode 34: Tom Pagett, Project Manager at the Environment Agency


Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/6Eup5bCso8QiW9iUS5C3dx Tom has worked at the Environment Agency for the last 10 years, in a range of roles from planning to environmental regulation, flood risk, and biodiversity. He is currently managing the largest river restoration project in the North, creating new habitat and re-naturalising the River Derwent, one of … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 34: Tom Pagett, Project Manager at the Environment Agency

What do you actually do!? Episode 33: Alexander Malt, Innovation Manager


In this week’s episode of What Do You Actually Do!? our guest Alexander Malt tells us about how he found his passion for innovation. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/5rZFt01EfZLYUztwyJ7Nxn Alex is the Innovation Manager at Norton Rose Fulbright’s Newcastle Hub, where he works at the forefront of technological innovation in the legal sector. … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 33: Alexander Malt, Innovation Manager

What do you actually do!? Episode 32: Vivien Chung, Project Manager in tech


In this week’s episode of What Do You Actually Do!? we talk to our guest Vivien Chung about how a big career change led her to become a Project Manager in the business technology industry, and learn about what her job is like. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. https://open.spotify.com/episode/0j4KEMQzheA2p3EKreaWZE Vivien graduated from York with … Continue reading What do you actually do!? Episode 32: Vivien Chung, Project Manager in tech