For Businesses

Talent Exchange gives your business or organisation an opportunity to access the skills and knowledge of RGU students in ways that are tailored to your needs

Group of Business People

  • Benefit by accessing new talent and getting a fresh perspective to help your business grow
  • Wide range of business initiatives possible, for example marketing, IT solutions, design, website improvement, social media, photography, market research and analysis, product design
  • Flexible solutions to working together, including one-off challenges, short term projects, or a placement in your business
  • Work with a university that has an established track record in business engagement and employability
  • Help our students get a head start in the job market

Is there a business challenge or issue you want to resolve but lack the time or specialist knowledge to work on it?  Could this be offered as a student project or challenge or could it benefit from a student placement in your business?  We would be delighted to discuss the options with you.

Complete the short registration form to give us some information about your business and what you have in mind.  We will then contact you to discuss next steps.

Talent Exchange Registration Form

Case Studies

  1. Talent Exchange - LR Senergy

    LR Senergy and Mike Al Alawi

    Yekemi Otaru, Marketing Strategist at LR Senergy and International Business Management student Mike Al Alawi discuss their collaboration on a marketing segmentation project and how it has brought benefits to both parties.

    LR Senergy and Mike Al Alawi

  2. Talent Exchange - Aberdeenshire Council

    Talent Exchange - Aberdeenshire Council

    Aberdeenshire Council discuss their experience working on an animation project with Communication Design student, Stuart Elliot.

    Aberdeenshire Council and Stuart Elliot

  3. Talent Exchange – Motiv8 Solutions Ltd

    Talent Exchange – Motiv8 Solutions Ltd

    Harvey Osborn from Motiv8 Solutions Ltd discusses his experience working with a team of MSc Project Management students including Happiness Robert.

    Motiv8 Solutions Ltd and Happiness Robert

  4. Talent Exchange - Bistro Verde

    Talent Exchange - Bistro Verde

    Ciara Walker from Bistro Verde discusses the benefits for a small business of working with BA (Hons) Media student Nikki Mearns on their communications both on and offline.

    Ciara Walker from Bistro Verde

  5. Talent Exchange - Wait For you

    Talent Exchange - Wait For you

    Donna Maver from Wait For You Ltd. discusses her experience working with a fourth year BA(Hons) Public Relations student, James Eastcroft.

    Donna Maver from Wait For You Ltd.

  6. Talent Exchange - Aberdeen Drilling School

    Talent Exchange Video - Phil Burge

    Phil Burge, Technical Manager at Aberdeen Drilling School and RGU student Lucy Stewart speak about how offering opportunities for students to gain work experience benefits both parties.

    Aberdeen Drilling School and Lucy Stewart

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Meet the Team

  • Yvonne Cook

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    Project Manager  

  • Christine Mitchell

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    Project Officer